Archive: October 2016

Why is it important to engage men in youth mentoring programs?
Date: October 22nd, 2016

This month’s blog summarises and builds upon the findings from the Engaging Fathers study (Berlyn, Wise, & Soriano, 2008). It provides ideas for youth mentoring practitioners about how to increase engagement of men in youth mentoring programs. Research demonstrates that men1 are much less likely to engage with child and family services than women. The reasons for …

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