Mentoring

Partners for Youth with Disabilities, Inc: Peer Leadership Program (PL)

PROJECT NAME: Peer Leadership Program (PL) PROJECT LOCATION: Western Massachusetts ADMINISTERING ORGANIZATION: Partners for Youth with Disabilities, Inc. (PYD), which empowers youth with physical, sensory and learning disabilities to reach their personal, educational and career goals by providing one-to-one and group mentoring programs where adult mentors with disabilities act as positive role models and provide support, […]

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Toronto Training Board: Partnership on Mentoring for Students with Learning Disabilities

PROJECT NAME: Partnership on Mentoring for Students with Learning Disabilities PROJECT LOCATION: Toronto, Canada ADMINISTERING ORGANIZATION: Toronto Training Board CONTACT: Toronto Training Board 890 Yonge Street, Suite 604 Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4W 3P4 Tel: 416-934-1653 Fax: 416-934-1654 TTY: 416-934-9286 Email Website FUNDING SOURCE: The Toronto Training Board receives funding from the Ontario Ministry of Education, Ministry […]

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Partners for Youth with Disabilities, Inc.: Partners Online (POL)Partners for Youth with Disabilities, Inc.: Partners Online (POL)

PROJECT NAME: Partners Online (POL) PROJECT LOCATION: Western Massachusetts and Buffalo, New York ADMINISTERING ORGANIZATION: Partners for Youth with Disabilities, Inc. CONTACT: Andrea Koziol 617-556-4075, ext. 25 617-314-2989 (TTY) Website FUNDING SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy POPULATION SERVED: Youth with disabilities between the ages of 14-24 and adults with disabilities […]

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American Association of People with Disabilities: National Disability Mentoring Day (NDMD)

PROJECT NAME: National Disability Mentoring Day (NDMD) PROJECT LOCATION: Worksites nationwide ADMINISTERING ORGANIZATION: American Association of People with Disabilities CONTACT: Ollie Cantos, General Counsel and Director of Programs American Association of People with Disabilities, 800-840-8844 Website FUNDING SOURCE: US Department of Labor POPULATION SERVED: Students and job seekers with disabilities SERVICE TYPE: A day for […]

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The Millennium Volunteers Sports Network North West

Jill Mayers–Volunteer Development Officer Greater Manchester Sports Partnership Belle Vue Athletics Centre Pink Bank Lane, Gorton Manchester M12 5GL 0161 223 1002 Email Website   PROJECT NAME: The Millennium Volunteers Sports Network North West PROJECT LOCATION: Manchester, England CONTACT: Jill Mayers–Volunteer Development Officer Greater Manchester Sports Partnership Belle Vue Athletics Centre Pink Bank Lane, Gorton […]

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Computer Technologies Program: The Mentorship Project for Youth with Disabilities (MPYD)

Alana Theriault (Mentee Recruiter) Email 510-849-2911, ext. 303 Joni Breves (Mentor Recruiter) Email 510-849-2911, ext. 302 Website PROJECT NAME: The Mentorship Project for Youth with Disabilities (MPYD) PROJECT LOCATION: San Francisco Bay area ADMINISTERING ORGANIZATION: Computer Technologies Program (CTP) CONTACT: Alana Theriault (Mentee Recruiter) Email 510-849-2911, ext. 303 Joni Breves (Mentor Recruiter) Email 510-849-2911, ext. […]

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Partners for Youth with Disabilities, Inc.: Mentor Match (MM) Program

PROJECT NAME: Mentor Match (MM) Program PROJECT LOCATION: Western Massachusetts and Buffalo, New York ADMINISTERING ORGANIZATION: Partners for Youth with Disabilities, Inc. (PYD), which empowers youth with physical, sensory and learning disabilities to reach their personal, educational and career goals by providing one-to-one and group mentoring programs where adult mentors with disabilities act as positive […]

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Partners for Youth with Disabilities, Inc.: Making Healthy Connections (MHC)

PROJECT NAME: Making Healthy Connections (MHC) PROJECT LOCATION: Boston and Springfield, Massachusetts ADMINISTERING ORGANIZATION: Partners for Youth with Disabilities, Inc. (PYD), which empowers youth with physical, sensory and learning disabilities to reach their personal, educational and career goals by providing one-toone and group mentoring programs where adult mentors with disabilities act as positive role models […]

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Independence Association

PROJECT NAME: Independence Association PROJECT LOCATION: Brunswick, Maine and surrounding communities ADMINISTERING ORGANIZATION: Independence Association CONTACT: Holly Randall Independence Association, Inc. 87 Baribeau Drive Brunswick, ME 04011 Tel: 207-725-4371 Fax: 207-725-1416 Toll Free: 877-653-4760 Website FUNDING SOURCE: Independence Association receives funding from neighboring municipalities, as well as additional funding from the Maine Department of Behavioral and […]

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Do-IT: Do-It Pals

PROJECT NAME:  Do-It Pals PROJECT LOCATION:  Teenage students all over the world ADMINISTERING ORGANIZATION: Do-IT (Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology), which is a collaboration of Computing & Communications and the Colleges of Engineering and Education at the University of Washington. Do-IT serves to increase the successful participation of individuals with disabilities in challenging academic programs […]

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