LifeTies Mentoring

LifeTies Mentoring

The LifeTies Mentoring program pairs youth with committed mentors to help improve self-esteem, develop positive habits, set goals, and have fun. Pairing youth with a mentor can support a path to a safe and healthy future. 

Benefits of pairing youth with a mentor:

  • Improved self esteem
  • Enhanced self confidence
  • Goal setting
  • Safer life style choices
  • Better attitude
  • Lower school drop out rates
  • Increased high school graduation rates
  • Healthier relationships
  • Stronger college and career aspirations


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Referral Information 

Services are available to Mercer County youth ages 10-21 who identify as LGBTQIA+.  The LifeTies mentoring program accepts referrals from family, probation, and CMO.




Become a Mentor

Be a Mentor

Do you want to make a difference? Are you patient, flexible, and a good listener? Volunteer your time to make a difference in a young person's life.

Mentors are needed to provide youth with guidance and support. As a mentor you can spend quality time with a young person to improve their self-esteem, promote positive youth development, and help them deal with day to day challenges. Mentors make a 12 month committment to work with youth on an ongoing basis and a minimum of four hours per month. Mentors must be at least 21 years of age and pass all background clearances. 

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

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