Welcome to Australian Youth Mentoring Network
The Australian Youth Mentoring Network, Australia's peak mentoring body, is a national hub for youth mentoring funding, research, tools and resources. The Australian Youth Mentoring Network works with youth mentoring organisations and practitioners to foster the growth and development of high quality mentoring programs for young people in Australia by providing a national base of collaboration, support, guidance and expertise.
29 - 30 june 2015 youth mentoring conference
We are pleased to announce that the 2015 Australian Youth Mentoring Conference will take place 29 - 30 June, 2015 in Canberra, the heart of our nation's capital. The theme for 2015 is Home, School, Work. This event is the only national forum that brings together practitioners, researchers, government and civic leaders, and the network of Mentoring Partnerships to explore and advance mentoring's positive impact Read more
New year's resolution? Become a mentor
Women are the most vulnerable and disadvantaged group within the correction system. That's why Barnardos Australia started the Beyond Barbed Wire Mentoring program, which aims to help women leaving jail get back on their feet. According to Shiree Talbot from Beyond Barbed Wire, the mentoring program supports mothers during their transition back into the community and helps them develop Read more
reseARCH QUARTERLY SUMMER 2015
Welcome to the Summer 2015 edition of the Research Quarterly. Each quarter, we aim to provide you with a summary of recent research articles on youth mentoring.As the context in which youth mentoring occurs affect what happens in the mentor-mentee pair, the research quarterly publication brings together a diverse group of papers to help mentors and program staff better understand how youth Read more