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
Youth Mentoring conference program
The program for the Australian Youth Mentoring Confernce is now available online. The two day event will see talks from international and national leaders in the youth mentoring sector. Topics covered include engaging corporate mentors; how to evaluate the success of your program; effectively advocating for your cause and organisation; and much much more. So why not take five minutes and see what's on offer Read more
transitioning into university
The transition from school to university is a challenging life situation for young adults, as it involves many changes. First-year students have to organize their own learning, manage their new study and social schedules, build new social networks and friendships, and adjust to the requirements of university styles of learning and teaching (Pascarella & Terenzini, 2005). They have to get to know the socalled hidden curriculum of studying at a Read more