Why mentor?
A study* completed on mentoring found that young people who met regularly with their mentors were: 52% less likely to skip school, 46% less likely to start using drugs, 33% less likely to hit someone. For many mentors, reaching out and touching the life of a young person brings much personal satisfaction and happiness. Many mentors learn more about themselves, become better listeners and are more patient.

*Making a Difference: An Impact Study of Big Brothers Big Sisters; Nov. 1995; J.P. Tierney, J.B. Grossman, N.L. Resch

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1. Can I attend a Women's Commission meeting?
2. How can businesses and civic organizations help the Mentor Program?
3. How do I volunteer?
4. How often can I volunteer?
5. I am having difficulty in getting child support payments. Who can offer suggestions?
6. Is there a support group that I can connect with?
7. Is there an opportunity for me to meet other women who are interested in women's issues? Can I attend a Women's Commission meeting?
8. What are specific support groups for domestic situations?
9. What does Volunteer Harford do?
10. What geographic area does Volunteer Harford serve?
11. What is a mentor?
12. What types of volunteer opportunities does Volunteer Harford have?
13. Where can a person call for legal assistance in a domestic situation?
14. Why mentor?