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CT 4-H Mentoring Project


Mentoring BrochureClick on the link below to open PDF, print, or save CT 4-H Mentoring Project pamphlet to computer.

CT 4-H mentoring project Pamphlet

The CT 4-H Mentoring Project is a prevention program designed to assist youth in acquiring knowledge, building character, and developing life skills in a fun learning environment.

Our Goals
Youth, our mentees, will:

  • Enhance their interpersonal skills
  • Improve their academic performance
  • The CT-4-H project will strengthen & support families of our youth

Who We Work With

  • Youth and their families who live in Bridgeport and Waterbury
  • Mentors from the cities of Bridgeport, Waterbury and from the surrounding areas
  • Youth 10-14 years old

Program Components

  • Mentoring (Individual & Group)
  • 4-H Activities
  • Family Night Out

What Will Volunteer Mentors Do?

  • Weekly Mentoring
  • One-on-One Mentoring
  • Group Mentoring
  • Mentors will engage in fun activities
  • Mentors will receive training

Don’t Have Time To Mentor?

  • Help Organize Family Night
  • Teach Workshops
  • If you want to help, we have a place for you

Interested in Being a Mentor?

Download the CT 4-H mentoring project Pamphlet for more information.

For program information in Bridgeport contact Sharon Stoyer or Ede Valiquette

Bridgeport Program
Sharon Stoyer
UConn CES Fairfield County 4-H
67 Stony Hill Road
Bethel, CT 06801

4hmentoringss@gmail.com
203-615-1172, 203-207-3264

UConn Cooperative Extension System Bridgeport
Ede Valiquette 203.207.3264 edith.valiquette@uconn.edu

For program information in Waterbury contact Melissa Kirschbaum

Waterbury Program
Melissa Kirschbaum
Waterbury Youth Services
System,Inc.
83 Prospect Street
Waterbury, CT 06702

mkirschbaum@waterburyyouthservices.org
203-407-3158, 203-573-026

New Haven County 4-H website

The CT 4-H mentoring project was adapted from the Utah State University Cooperative Extension Service Youth and Families with Promise program.

This is Funded through the National 4-H Council with project support by Award No. 2010-JU-FX-0016 of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Office of Justice Programs.