Become a Mentor

Become a Mentor

Help shape someone's tomorrow. Become a mentor today.

Do you want to make a difference in the life of a young person? Are you patient, flexible, and a good listener? Will you volunteer your time to be a mentor?

As a mentor you can spend quality time with a young person to improve their self-esteem, promote positive youth development, help them deal with day to day challenges, and most importantly, have fun!

Apply Today

What is required to become a mentor?

  • be at least 21 years of age
  • complete our intensive mentorship training 
  • submit to a criminal background check
  • commit to at least 2 hours per week for a minimum of 1 year 

Contact 856.655.9611 or email to learn more. 

What is Reach for Success?

Reach for Success is a mentoring program that pairs Camden City youth age 8-17 who have minor offenses in the youth justice system with a mentor to provide support and guidance in an effort to prevent further involvement and open up new opportunities. 


Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention