Resources for Supporting
Your Mentee During Life Transitions
Making the Transition to Middle School: How Mentoring Can Help
The transition to middle school can be a difficult one for many youth, and this fact sheet explores how mentoring programs and relationships can help students cope with the challenges of moving to middle school.
Download a Fact Sheet from the Mentoring Resource Center on this topic, or read an excerpt on this website.
Making the Transition (scholastic.com)
Tips on what you can do as a parent/mentor to the child transitioning in school, adolescence, and social life. There are many transitions happening at this time, and this site contains great tips.
Are you moving away and want to find a different mentoring program in your new city? Check out: www.mentoring.org/get involved/become a mentor and enter your zip code for a list of mentoring organizations that could use your help! This also serves as a tool for helping your mentee get connected with another mentor organization if they are the ones moving away.