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Contact Information
Office Phone 506-635-1145
Fax 506-633-7781
E-Mail laurie.collins@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
Website www.bigbrothersbigsisters.ca/saintjohn
Primary Contact Laurie Collins, Executive Director, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Saint John; Phone: 506-635-1145; Fax: 506-633-7781; Email: laurie.collins@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
Mailing Address c/o Big Brothers Big Sisters of Saint John 
Brunswick Square 
39 King St, 3rd Level 
Saint John, NB E2L 4W3
Description & Services
Cross Reference In School Mentoring
Description of service(s) Provides girls and boys with a role model, mentor, and friend to talk to and share the experiences of growing up with, within school grounds.  
 
For one hour a week, mentors meet with their mentees and engage in activities such as board games, crafts, or just hang out in the playground. The In School Mentoring program requires a weekly visit of 1 hour for the duration of the school year.  
 
Matches do not meet over the summer break or during other school holidays. Studies show that mentoring helps kids stay in school, avoid risky behavior such as bullying, and grow up having more respect for family, peers and community.
Hours 1 hour during the school day, in the child's school (Monday - Friday)
Dates Program is Offered Available during the school year (September - June)
Areas Served Charlotte County ; Saint John ; Sussex
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) - 16 year(s)
Application Student must be referred from their school
Languages English
Fees None
Location information
Located In Community South End (Saint John)
Address & Map
Brunswick Square
39 King St, 3rd Level
Saint John, NB E2L 4W3
 
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Intersection King St. & Germain St.
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***
Other Details
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Service Categories Adult/Child Mentoring Programs

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