The Women’s Centre Cornwall is continuing to provide a vital mentoring service for women during COVID-19, and are currently looking for volunteers to become mentors.
The project works with women who have offended or are at risk of offending and trainee mentors with lived experience are particularly welcome to apply.
Volunteer Mentors are there to listen, advocate and support. The relationship between mentor and mentee is unique: it offers the opportunity for longer-term support provided by a consistent and trusted women. Support is tailored to meet the needs of each individual woman.
The Women’s Centre Cornwall provide an accredited training programme which prepares Volunteer Mentors to work with the complex issues many women who have offended face.
The next volunteer mentoring course will be on Thursday 2nd July 2020 and every week for 14 weeks. Interviews for volunteers will be via zoom on Monday 22nd and Tuesday 23rd June.