Mentor News

The Girls Allowed Project (GAP)

Mentor is taking referrals for our new programme in Scotland, focusing on girls and young women's health and wellbeing.

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News

“Prevention is about positive engagement”

Mentor UK's Gez Lawson talks about what prevention means in community programmes for young people

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Kinship care

Breaking The Cycle: Mentor UK’s Kinship Care Conference

A recap of the most recent bi-annual conference, held Tuesday 25th September 2018 at Dundas Castle, Scotland.

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Kinship care

Summer Fun at the Big Hearts Bar-b-que

New to Mentor's Edinburgh Office, Policy and Communications Officer Elizabeth describes what it's like to join in at the annual Big Hearts Kinship Care Bar-b-que.

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Kinship care

Mentor & Big Hearts Men’s Kinship Care Group (Edinburgh)

Mentor and Big Hearts have renewed their Men’s Kinship Care Group for 2018.

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Kinship care

Mentor launches the National Kinship Care Website for Scotland

Mentor is delighted to announce the launch of the new National Kinship Care Website for Scotland, kinship.scot, the first site of its kind. This site will complement Mentor’s National Kinship Care Resource Guide by providing kinship families with information and advice, as well as access to training, policy updates, local and national support and all the latest news and events across Scotland.

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Kinship care

Mentor publishes Kinship Care Guide 3rd edition

Mentor is delighted to announce the publication of the third edition of its Kinship Care Guide. The Guide was first published in 2009 and has since become a vital resource for both kinship carers and professionals, providing a definitive account of responsibilities, legal rights, financial rights and support for kinship carers in Scotland.

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