Big Brothers Big Sisters serves children aged 7 - 13 who can benefit from having an additional positive adult role model. These youth are referred to Big Brothers Big Sisters through a parent, guardian, guidance counselor or teacher. They can come from single and two-parent homes and from a variety of socio-economic backgrounds. The reason behind a match is that a parent, guardian or teacher believes the child could benefit from the presence of an additional caring adult in his/her life. The parent or guardian gives permission for the child to participate. There are two types of mentoring, Community-Based/Couples for Kids' and Site-Based.
- Initially be aged 7 to 13
- Seek a mentor
- Welcome fun and guidance
- Safety-focused enrollment process
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