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Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Bay and District

Big Sisters Mentoring

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Description
  • Provides girls and young women¬†with a role model to share companionship with through regular outings, usually twice per month
  • Promotes the importance of staying in school and healthy relationships with family and peers
  • Requires mentors to make a minimum one year commitment
Hours of Operation
Hours not specified
Eligibility
Girls and female youth between 6-16 years of age

Volunteers
  • Individuals 18 years of age and older interested in becoming a mentor
  • Thorough screening check required
    Application Process
    • Call for more information or send an email to Darlene Jamieson
    • Thorough screening process required for volunteers, including vulnerable sector screen, criminal records check, interview, medical clearance and reference checks
    Fees
    None; Some incidental expenses may be incurred during outings; Volunteers must pay for police background check
    Documents Required
    Applications available on website
    • Enrolment application required for child/youth
    • Application, vulnerable sector check and three references required for volunteers
    Accessibility
    Partially Accessible - Back Entrance -- Accessible with ramp ; Workers will travel to accessible locations to meet
    Legal Status
    (50) Non Profit
    Topic(s)
    Social Media
    Agency Information
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    Copyright
    211 Ontario North
    Last Verified On
    June 5, 2021