Girls Group Mentoring Toolkit

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.

Additional Resources: Support & Retention

2013 Volunteer Recognition Study
This Volunteer Canada Study outlines best practices in volunteer recognition and key drivers that lead to volunteer retention.
http://volunteer.ca/content/2013-volunteer-recognition-study

Volunteers: A Guide to Retention
This book outlines the important pieces of volunteer management, including retention, volunteer burnout, creating meaningful opportunities for volunteers and moving volunteers from short- to long-term commitments.
http://www.library.macewan.ca/eBooks/5-218-KeepingVolunteers.pdf

Mentoring Fact Sheet: Managing Risk after the Match Is Made
This fact sheet offers guidance in managing risk after your mentoring matches have begun, including the common problems and strategies for handling them, as well as tips for assessing and resolving risks that may arise.
http://educationnorthwest.org/sites/default/files/resources/factsheet11.pdf

More than Saying Thank You: Comprehensive Approaches to Mentor Retention
This fact sheet explores practical ways to mentors engaged, motivated and committed over the long term.
http://educationnorthwest.org/sites/default/files/resources/factsheet27.pdf

 


Contact: mentoringgirls(at)canadianwomen.org