• Child Abuse Prevention
  • OJJDP Featured Grantee
  • Featured Resource
  • Featured Practice Review
  • Native youth
  • Measurement Guidance Toolkit
  • TTA360 Tutorial
  • Free Technical Assistance is available for programs
  • Blog
  • April is Child Abuse Prevention Month
  • OJJDP Featured Grantee: Friends of the Children
  • Featured Resource: Responding to Disclosures of Sexual Violence
  • Featured Practice Review: Family Support
  • E-Learning: Supporting and Inspiring Native Youth
  • Updated: Check out the New Domain on Mentoring Relationship Quality and Characteristics
  • Watch a tutorial on requesting no-cost Technical Assistance
  • Free Technical Assistance is available for programs
  • Engage with researchers and mentoring practitioners

Welcome to the National Mentoring Resource Center

Youth mentoring programs can use the Center to strengthen their services by:

  • Applying for no-cost training and technical assistance, including customized coaching to enhance your program and troubleshoot challenges using evidence-based practices
  • Accessing high-quality program implementation resources, including tools, program curricula, and training materials
  • Nominate your program or tools to be highlighted on the NMRC
  • Learning about what works in mentoring through evidence reviews on the effectiveness of program models and specific programs, practices, and services for specific populations of mentees

Our goal is to improve the quality and effectiveness of youth mentoring across the country through increased use of evidence-based practices and sharing practitioner innovations.

Featured Mentoring Resource

Open Book IconDiscover this great resource on Responding to Disclosures of Sexual Violence as a Mentor.


Featured Practice Review

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Check out the NMRC Research Board's Practice Review with insights on Family Support.


Featured OJJDP Grantee

OJJDP Friends of the Children: Mentoring to Empower Youth in Foster Care & Strengthen Families.


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