Resource

The Elder Mentor Handbook

The handbook contains information for elder mentors about their role as mentor, the needs of youth today, and tips on effective mentoring.

Download the Handbook.

Being a mentor is a challenging but worthwhile effort. We hope this handbook will help you build a strong relationship with your youth. The handbook contains information about your role as mentor, the needs of youth today, and tips on effective mentoring.  You can use it as a resource at different points in your relationship with your youth.

The Elder Mentor Handbook is based on the experiences of Linking Lifetimes, a national intergenerational mentoring initiative and Across Ages, a national intergenerational drug prevention program.