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Elementary school students benefit from the wisdom and experience of mentors aged 50 and up. A timeless connection is built through activities that help develop the child’s social skills and relationships with others.

Ages: 6 – 12 Years

Time Commitment: 1 hour, 3-4 times each month during the school year

Availability: Calgary, High River

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.

Bridge generations.

Between Generations

Make a Connection.

Start Something BIG!

Become a mentor

Mentoring Makes A Difference!

“I wanted a mentor since grade 3 and now I have one! He taught me how to play 4 different instruments, and Boggle, and I taught him a card game.”

- Between Generations Little Brother, Grade 3

Youth who have been mentored are 2x more likely to have high levels of school bonding and commitment.

- Centre for Addiction and Mental Health National Research Study

Youth who have been mentored are 43% less likely to have conduct problems in school.

- Centre for Addiction and Mental Health National Research Study

Questions?

Leanne Burke
Supervisor, School-Based Programs
403-585-1032
leanne.burke@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca

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