As the leadership of TeenWorks Mentoring we sincerely hope to empower and equip you, our mentors and volunteers, to the best of our abilities. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us as we are happy to help in any way we can. We hope these resources and training tools will help you on your journey to helping the at-risk youth of Tuolumne County.
Building Relationships: A Guide for New Mentors
Check out this guide created by the National Mentoring Center. It is full of effective strategies for connecting and building a relationship with your teen.
One Caring Adult Can Make a Difference: A Success Story
Josh Shipp is a former teen, trouble maker and has spent time as an at-risk and foster youth. After Josh had one caring adult who refused to give up on him he has now made it his goal to help as many young people as possible and part of that is through youth advocacy helping adults understand and better communicate with youth.