2018 National Mentoring Month
In nearly every community across the state there is a need for more mentors. Become a mentor today.
Highlight the great work your mentoring program is already doing throughout January! To access the Connecticut Mentoring Month toolkit with suggestions on how to become involved, click here.
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Children who are in long-term mentoring relationships enjoy a more positive and productive childhood. Our programs are designed to help Connecticut's 180,000 children who could benefit from a mentor.
Become A Mentor.
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According to the 2015 Connecticut’s Youth Risk Behavior Survey, we have seen a 15% reduction in underage drinking in the last 10 years. For us, that’s not good enough. Too many of our youth continue to deal with issues of drug use, family alcoholism, bullying and child abuse. It’s time for a change.
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At EdCorpsCT, we believe in the power of young people to change the world, and that the idealism of young people is one of our nation’s most precious natural resources. Robert F. Kennedy once said that even the smallest acts of service create ripples of hope that spread through communities; we agree, and we know that ten months of full-time service is far more than a small act.
The State of Mentoring in CT
In 2015, The Partnership surveyed mentoring programs statewide to provide an updated picture of mentoring in Connecticut. This brief report highlights the status of mentoring in the state, updated information on the challenges mentoring providers face serving youth in our state and the importance of continued support for mentoring as a strategy to help at-risk youth.
Bullying is one of the most widespread and under reported problems within our schools and communities. We're working to fix that.
Metro Taxi is our newest 2017 partner! Thank you Bill & Isabelle Scalzi for your continued support. We are looking forward to recognizing you on November 30th at our breakfast celebration.
View our 2017-2018 Training Resource Guide
The Governor’s Prevention Partnership opposes legalization of marijuana for recreational use in Connecticut.
The Governor’s Prevention Partnership opposes legalization of marijuana for recreational use in Connecticut. We are members of the StopPotCT Coalition! Visit the Coalition’s website for additional information about how you can get involved.
Click the link above for a full list of upcoming trainings and events.