“Every child who winds up doing well has had at least one stable and committed relationship with a supportive adult.”
– Centre on the Developing Child, Harvard University
Ages: 6-12 years old
Time Commitment: 1 hour per week for one year (excluding school breaks)
Meeting weekly at the school, elementary school student’s benefit from the wisdom and experience of mentors age 50 and up. A timeless connection is built through activities that help develop the child’s social skills and relationships with others. You can be part of building better brains and remove barriers to success for young people in your community.
This program is a fit for you if you can express care, challenge growth, provide support and expand possibilities.
If you are interested in applying for your child please refer to the list of schools that offer Between Generations and contact your child’s school for more information.
Make a Connection.
Start Something BIG!
BBBS Calgary and Area Intake Team