In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, MENTOR New York has adjusted our planned in-person training sessions to occur virtually.
MENTOR NY will continue to closely monitor the situation and hold training virtually until a time when in-person training can resume.
CURRENT NO-COST VIRTUAL TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES:
6/17 - Growth Mindset
Developing a growth mindset in regards to mentoring relationships focuses on ways that the mentor can assist the mentee with building a sense of perseverance, self-reflection, and positive decision making. This webinar will focus on ways that mentors can work to support and assist youth in developing these skills, while also covering best practices for helping youth through problems or challenges. Register now.
6/24 - Best Practices for Screening Volunteers
Screening is done in mentoring programs to ensure that participants, especially young people, are involved in safe relationships. This webinar will focus on screening techniques for programs to determine whether prospective mentors have the time, commitment, and qualities to be a safe and effective mentor. Register now.
7/1 - Mentoring Boys and Young Men of Color
Boys and young men of color face systemic disadvantages and racial injustice in our society. This training strives to address how mentoring can work towards combating this by focusing on best practices surrounding a critical, strengths-based approach to mentoring and developing relationships with boys and young men of color. Register now.
MENTOR New York records all webinars and virtual panels. You can watch these past training sessions at no cost.
MENTOR New York is here to be your thinking partner and go-to expert for all things related to young people, quality relationships and mentoring! Contact us to provide more information or help as you implement strategies introduced in our training sessions.