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Home Agencies Contact Links Mentoring Month Training

The agencies listed here are independent from Thurston County. The agencies are listed as a resource for mentoring programs and does not imply endorsement of any participating agency.

The Mentoring Group

National Mentoring Center (Education Northwest)

National Mentoring Month

National Mentoring Partnership

Network for Good

The Points of Light Foundation

Save the Children

Service Leader.org

Washington State Mentors


Other Resources

The Role of Risk: Mentoring Experiences and Outcomes for Youth With Varying Risk Profiles
This 2013 report presents results from the nation's first large-scale study to examine how youth's levels and sources of risk may influence their mentoring relationships and the benefits they derive from participating in mentoring programs.

Communicating with your Mentee
Sparks Conversation Starters (Peter L. Benson, Ph.D., 2008)

2013 KIDS COUNT Data Book
Child and family well-being data, a project of the Annie E. Casey Foundation.