Site Based Mentoring Program

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Program provides screened and trained volunteers to mentor children referred to Big Brothers Big Sisters by school counselors, teachers, social workers, and after school program personnel. The volunteer and child meet for one hour every week at the school or after school program site. Activities vary according to the needs and interests of the child. Goals are established which are individualized for each child to ensure that the match relationship will enhance the quality of life for the child. The volunteer is not permitted to transport the child from the site.

Site Based Mentoring Program

Eligibility   Must be a Manatee County resident ages 6-17 years.
Phone 941-746-7000
Provider Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast, Inc.
Location Various schools and after school program sites
Hours School Days: Mon-Fri during and after school program operation hours
Website www.bbbssun.org