Everyday Mentor

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There are over 25 million mentors in America working with youth. Everyday Mentor offers resources to help mentors support youth's academic success, emotional and physical health, and other key areas of their lives.

Everyday Mentor takes evidence-based findings in youth mentoring and translates them into practical insights and everyday tactics that are easy to understand and use, giving everyday mentors confidence to mentor effectively. Topics include:

  • Academics
  • Emotional and physical health
  • Sexual health
  • "Tough stuff"
  • Social media
  • Teen life

Everyday Mentor also offers tips for mentors on key skills, such as setting boundaries and keeping promises, as well as helpful research on trending topics like adolescent brain development, eating disorders, and more.

Access research, mentoring advice, and other resources on Everyday Mentor's website.

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Recent News

Thursday, 24 January 2019
Webinar Announcement 2:00-3:30pm Eastern / 1:00-2:30pm Central / 12:00-1:30pm Mountain / 11:00am-12:30pm Pacific Whether you’re new to the field or just wanting a refresher as you kick off the new year, this introductory web conference will provide an overview of a public health approach to preventing sexual and domestic violence.
Wednesday, 30 January 2019
Webinar Announcement 2:00-3:30pm Eastern / 1:00-2:30pm Central / 12:00-1:30pm Mountain / 11:00am-12:30pm Pacific Presenters will share their experiences in incorporating indigenous traditions and values to end child sexual abuse in HUD federal housing communities, engaging parents and service providers to prevent child sexual abuse in farmworker communities, and promote holistic conversations about sex and sexuality.

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