Forest of Dean

Read a bit about the partners working in your area, choose the one that suits you the best then click on the buttons below to begin.

Breathe Youth

11-24 Year Olds

You will have a trusted adult who will not judge you, will be there for you and be a support through the challenges. They will provide you with the space to talk through things, work with you to identify and work towards your own goals and there will be fun activities as well.  

Thames Valley Partnership

10-19 Year Olds

Our aim is to assist those who are currently facing challenges in their lives, requiring support and encouragement to help set achievable goals as well as raising awareness of their mental and emotional well-being. Mentoring support can be particularly effective at points of transition (Primary to secondary school, those leaving care and those moving from working with Youth Offending Services to Probation Services) Free mentoring service, offered without judgement, and delivered with compassion to empower those we support, enabling you to work towards a brighter future with improved outcomes.

The Nelson Trust

16-25 Year Olds

The Nelson Trust Women’s Centre supports women of all ages with multiple and complex needs through their 9 Pathways of Need, with a trauma-informed and gender-responsive model of support. The mentoring project offers an opportunity for young women at risk of involvement with the criminal justice system to engage with our services where they will receive a comprehensive package of support including both a trusted adult volunteer mentor and a Young Women’s Keyworker.

Young Gloucestershire

For 11-14 Year Olds

Young Gloucestershire (YG) is a countywide charity that supports disadvantaged young people who are facing challenges in their lives.

YG supports young people who are facing some very difficult times; whether it be a disruptive home life, caring for a family member or coping with a mental health issue. Young people turn to us for help and we offer them practical ways to find confidence and develop the skills they need to get on track and to move into a job, education or training.

YG’s vision is for young people to have the confidence motivation and skills to improve their lives. We work to achieve this vision by creating opportunities that educate, inform and inspire.