LGBTQ2S+ Youth Facing Barriers: PRISM program. Scott Grace, BBBS Calgary

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Scott Grace recently joined us at AMP Learning Day and helped challenge us with thoughtful tips and insights gained from front line service. The webinar format will provide an opportunity for you to ask questions, so feel free to review his presentation link below and get ready for an exciting, interactive dialogue! PRISM (Pride, Respect, Identity, Safety, Mentoring) PRISM mentoring …

STARTING A MENTORING PROGRAM 101: Creating a Quality, Community-Based Mentoring Program – Episode 31

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Quality mentoring is mentoring that produces significant, lasting, positive outcomes for mentees. It is responsible, ethical, effective mentoring. Mentoring programs come in all shapes and sizes, but some key components help to ensure excellence and that the needs of the mentee, volunteer mentor, organization and community are fulfilled. This document contains steps to support the development and implementation of a …

REAL TALK WITH BROCK(U) Learnings from the Brock Healthy Youth Project

REAL TALK WITH BROCK(U) Learnings from the Brock Healthy Youth Project – Episode 30

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Adolescence often is characterized as a health paradox because it is a time of extensive increases in physical and mental capabilities, yet mortality and injury rates increase significantly from childhood to adolescence. In fact, the adolescent years may be a sensitive time for engagement in health-risk behaviours (e.g., substance use, physical inactivity, poor nutrition, risky sexual activity), which can have …

Unveiling the High School Teen Mentoring Activity Book - MentoringMinute Podcast

Unveiling the High School Teen Mentoring Activity Book – Episode 29

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Unveiling the High School Teen Mentoring Activity Book     The High School Mentoring Activity Book is the result of multi-year pilot by Advanced Education, in partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton Area, and supported by Alberta Education. This activity book is designed to be used with the High School Teen Mentoring Handbook, which …

Episode 28 - Online Mentor Training 101 Unveiling the NEW AMP Online Mentor Training 2018

Online Mentor Training 101 Unveiling the NEW AMP Online Mentor Training – Episode 28

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Online Mentor Training 101 Unveiling the NEW AMP Online Mentor Training Over 10,000 Alberta mentors have been trained using the Alberta Mentoring Partnership’s Online Mentor Training over the last 5 years. Now, the training has been refreshed and revised taking into account new developments in brain science and adolescent development and has integrated the feedback from front-line mentoring practitioners in …

Children and Youth in Care and Mentoring Program Design - Episode 26

Children and Youth in Care and Mentoring Program Design – Episode 26

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Children and Youth in Care and Mentoring Program Design Download the new Children and Youth in Care and Mentoring program Design Document here: albertamentors.ca/yic-mentoring While all young people experience profound benefits from a mentoring relationship, some young people have experienced more barriers and require a mentor with more sophisticated training, support and a deliberate program design. Join us for a …

The Common Outcomes Initiative Evaluation from a Funder Perspective with Kim Turcotte and Sheilah Pittmann

The Common Outcomes Initiative Evaluation from a Funder Perspective with Kim Turcotte and Sheilah Pittman – Episode 25

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AMP Learning Day 2018: The Common Outcomes Initiative Evaluation from a Funder Perspective with Kim Turcotte and Sheilah Pittman Common Outcomes Initiative (COI) began close to two decades ago. It is a partnership between three major funders and funded agencies who have worked together to develop common outcomes, indicators and evaluation processes. In 2017, the Common Outcomes Initiative participated in …

Outcome measurement and Evaluation with Cynthia Wild

Outcome measurement and Evaluation with Cynthia Wild – Episode 24

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AMP Learning Day 2018: Outcome measurement and Evaluation with Cynthia Wild Cynthia is the Director of Service Delivery for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary and Area and shares with us learnings, Insights, and tangible tips on how to improve your outcome measurement and evaluation practices in your work in a mid to large size mentoring agency. From communicating to …

Learnings from the Circle Project with Stacey Dakin

Learnings from the Circle Project with Stacey Dakin – Episode 23

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AMP Learning Day 2018: Learnings from the Circle Project with Stacey Dakin Join us as Stacey Dakin, the Circle Project Manager, leads us through a presentation on program design, training considerations and program evaluation. Originally titled, “Mentoring for Change, Mentoring for Good”, the Circle Project is a partnership between BBBSC and three member agencies, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Grand …