This two-day intensive training (March 26 and 27, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days) will help you develop, operate, and sustain your youth mentoring program at the highestTestimonials image level of quality based on the Elements of Effective Practice. The training focuses on the following topics: program development (including models and structures, the definition of mentoring, using research as a guide for establishing program practices, setting goals and objectives); assessing community needs and setting goals to meet the need; program management, general policies and procedures; core operational practices such as mentor screening, support, and recruitment; and program evaluation. Lunch on your own.
Calling all Social Workers!
This program has been approved for 14 Social Work Continuing Education hours for re-licensure, in accordance with 258 CMR. Collaborative of NASW and the Boston College and Simmons Schools of Social Work Authorization Number D 60379-5.
What our participants are saying:
“This training not only provided us with the tools to build a quality mentoring program, but it also allowed us to take the time to apply the information we learned to the work that we are currently doing at our programs.”
“The interactive activities and group discussions kept me engaged the entire time.”