Information

Our vision is a world where children and young people feel valued and supported.

Our Aim

To provide long term dedicated social and emotional support to vulnerable or distressed children and young people who need it.

Our Service Improves

  • Self-esteem
  • Performance and behaviour at school
  • Relationships with family and friends
  • Attendance and engagement in learning
  • Well-being and community engagement

Last year (2019) we mentored 453 children and young people

89% were reported as improved in confidence and self-esteem

72% improved in academic performance

68% improved their behaviour

72% reported improved relationships

78% improved their health and wellbeing

40% reported improvements in community engagement

Our Service Is

  • Children and young person centred
  • Weekly
  • Long term
  • Dedicated
  • Confidential
  • Professional

Our Mentors and Counsellors Are

  • Professionally recruited using Safer Recruiting techniques
  • Carefully matched to the child or young person
  • Independent
  • Fully trained to listen to children and young people
  • DBS vetted
  • Supported by our staff in their role
  • Male and female mentors

Mentor Link welcomes enquiries from parents, schools, young people and children’s services, and our staff can discuss with you the service that we provide and how we can support your child.

Information for Schools

Information for Parents

Information for Children

Case Studies

Terri’s Story

14/02/2020

This is Terri's Story. Please click here to watch her film and find out more.

Luke’s Story

13/02/2020

This is Luke's Story. Please click here to watch his film and find out more.