WHAT IS IT?
The RCMP Peer Youth Mentor Program provides the opportunity for high school students to grow by becoming positive role models to younger students.
The program engages students by allowing them to work together in creating a safe, welcoming environment through positive mentor built relationships.
WHO CAN BE A PEER MENTOR?
Mentor opportunities are available to any high school student with a spare period.
If you want to share your own experiences and challenges to help another student navigate the maze of adolescence, this is the opportunity for you!
“A mentor empowers a person to see a possible future, and believe it can be attained.” -Shawn Hitchcock
BENEFITS TO BECOMING A MENTOR
- Be a role model
- Fulfill potential volunteer hours
- Build leadership skills
- Increased self-confidence
- Resume benefits
- Feel the positive impacts of giving back
RCMP Cst. Derek Turner
The City of Red Deer RCMP
The Central Alberta Crime Prevention Centre