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Featured Resources

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FACTSHEET: We reviewed the research to create this overview of the top 10 good practices for developing mentorship programs for Black youth.
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TOOLKIT: This comprehensive toolkit offers important background information, promising program practices, and strategies to build and sustain high-quality mentoring relationships.
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BLOG: We asked Maria to reflect on her experiences of mentoring, both within our New Opportunities for Innovative Student Engagement (NOISE) program and beyond. She illustrates the importance of finding common ground to build positive connections and confidence.
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RESEARCH SUMMARY: This research summary shares the findings of a study examining the effects of therapeutic mentoring on youth in foster care.

What we're thinking

July 13, 2017

by Benjamin Jacobs, Grade 12 Student, Emery Collegiate Institute; Youth Research Assistant with YouthREX; and NOISE Youth Fellow (2015 – present)

June 20, 2017

by Yumi Numata
YouthREX Communications and Knowledge Mobilization Manager