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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Centre Wellington

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-787-0106
E-Mail centrewellington@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
Website www.bigbrothersbigsisters.ca/centrewellington
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Kristen Drexler, Executive Director; Email: kristen.drexler@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
Alternate Contact Jaimi Ferreira, School Based Caseworker / Recruitment Specialist; Email: schoolbasedcaseworker@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
Located In Community Fergus
Address & Map
195 St David St S, 2nd Fl
Fergus, ON N1M 2L3
 
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Physical Access Not Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Offers a wide range of mentoring opportunities for adult volunteers to meet the needs of children and their families. Mentors spend time with children in a support capacity, as well as general activities and outings.
Description (Service) Programs include: 
* Big Brothers Mentoring: one-on-one role model, friendship and support to boys and young men 
* Big Sisters Mentoring: one-on-one role model, friendship and support to girls and young women 
* Game On Group Mentoring: healthy lifestyle information and support for boys and young men 
* Go Girls!: after-school program led by volunteer female mentors; encourages physical activity, balanced eating, self-esteem and communication skills for girls 12-14 years 
* In School Mentoring: role model / friend meets their mentee weekly to share activities on school property during the school year
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Centre Wellington
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
 
* Mentors: volunteer opportunities for men and women 18 years and older  
* Mentees: children from families in which adult figures of the same sex are absent or available on a limited and inadequate basis ; children who are troubled and at risk for delinquency
Application Call for information * mentor application form available on website
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Subjects
Service Categories Adult/Child Mentoring Programs