KidStartMentoring services for children and youth ages 6-12, delivered by carefully screened and trained volunteers.
Offered in Campbell River and the Comox Valley, 8:30 – 4:30 Monday to Friday.
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2020 Program OutcomesData gathered from voluntary client surveys
mentees were matched with volunteering mentors.
hours were given by mentors to provide positive role modelling for children and youth ages 6-18 through recreational based friendships.
of children and youth have increased connection to school/community.
of children and youth have improved self-esteem.
say KidStart is making a positive difference in their child's life.
““I love my time with my mentor.”- Mentee
“I would give my mentor a 10/10 for being the best mentor ever because, well, we do lots of fun things together and I just really really like her.”- Mentee
“This is the one relationship that has changed my son’s life inexplicably for the better in every way possible.”- Mom of a Mentee
“Because of her mentor she is more centred and self-aware. I think it was because of being able to develop a connection with a caring adult that made her more willing to initiate other positive relationships.”- Mom of a Mentee