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Volunteer Glasgow

Abbey House (1st Floor), 10 Bothwell Street, Glasgow, G2 6LU, United Kingdom

Registration number SC005462

01412263431

info@volunteerglasgow.org

www.volunteerglasgow.org

Volunteer Glasgow is a registered charity that supports people and organisations to volunteer. We believe that volunteering benefits society. In fact, we don’t just believe it: we know it. Volunteering connects individuals to each other and to thei...See more
Young Persons' Befriending and Mentoring Services

Young Persons' Befriending and Mentoring Services

G2 6LU Glasgow
30 Apr 2019 - 30 Apr 2024
We provide support to isolated and vulnerable young people in Glasgow in two amazing ways: through the Young Person's Befriending Service (YPBS) and through intandem mentoring. Volunteer Glasgow’s Young Persons Befriending Service provides support to isolated and vulnerable 8–18 year olds living in NorthEast Glasgow, SouthWest Glasgow and Drumchapel, Whiteinch, Scotstoun and Yoker. The service matches young people who are experiencing challenges with adult volunteers who are recruited, trained and supported to give them a supportive relationship and access to vital resources. intandem is Scotland’s mentoring programme for young people. It brings together vulnerable young people with a mentor to build a consistent and trusting relationship, and improve their chances in life. Volunteer Glasgow matches mentors to young people aged 8-14 in the city's South and Northwest.
Donation/Grant Opportunity
£765
donated
8%
Target Goal £10000
Charity & Project

Volunteer Glasgow

GENERAL CHARITABLE PURPOSES

Project Name

Young Persons' Befriending and Mentoring Services

Helping beneficiaries

Volunteer mentors and befrienders; young people's families and guardians

Location