• Veterans Young Offenders Mentoring Program

    The Returned Services League (NSW) and Soldier On are working with the veterans’ community to recruit volunteer mentors for a mentoring program managed by SHINE for Kids. The program builds on the proven success of ‘Stand As One’ which has been conducted by SHINE for Kids at the Frank Baxter Juvenile Justice Centre since 2010.

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  • Community Mentoring Program

    Community Mentoring Program

    Mentors are volunteers who enjoy activities or outings with a child or young person on a regular basis, developing a trusting personal bond that creates a safe space for the mentee. The stable adult role model helps them imagine a life beyond the challenges they face.

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  • ‘Stand As One’

    'Stand as One'

    ‘Stand as One’ offers young people in the juvenile justice system a supportive, caring and non-judgmental relationship with a caring adult. The mentoring relationship assists them through their transitional period and to promote attitudinal change within the mentee to reduce the chance of reoffending.

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