This Girls Group Mentoring Toolkit provides the tools, resources and support to create, implement, deliver and evaluate a quality group mentoring program for girls, ages 9-13, in your community. The Toolkit is intended to be used in a range of communities, and can be adapted to the unique values, needs, strengths and challenges that each community encompasses.
Support and supervision of mentoring relationships ensures that program participants are safe and that the mentoring relationship is progressing well. It also allows participants the opportunity for guidance and coaching.
The group dynamic in group mentoring programs makes ongoing support of both mentors and mentees especially important. This section will share suggestions and best practices for the ongoing support and supervision of mentors, as well as tips for volunteer retention.