Big Brothers/Big Sisters Of Leeds And Grenville
Brockville, ON

Sports and recreationEducation and researchYouth/children

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(613) 345-0281
139220164RR0001
36 George St, Brockville ON, K6V3V5

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PROMOTE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF CHILDREN BY PROVIDING THE OPPORTUNITY FOR ONE-TO -ONE FRIENDSHIPS WITH AN ADULT ROLE MODEL. TRADITIONAL MATCHES-ONE CHILD (AGE 6-16) AND ONE ADULT ARE MATCHED AND MEET WEEKLY IN THE COMMUNITY SETTING FOR A MINIMUM OF A YEAR COMMITMENT WITH THE PURPOSE OF FORMING A BOND AND ACTING AS A ROLE MODEL. WAITING LITTLES /BIG BUNCH-BBBSLG STAFF ORGANIZES AND FACILITATES A DAY TRIP FOR THE CHILDREN ON THE WAITLIST AND BIG FOR A DAY VOLUNTEERS. BIG FOR A DAY- A FULLY SCREENED ADULT VOLUNTEER WHO DOESN'T HAVE TIME FOR A WEEKLY MATCH COMMITMENT AND ATTENDS AGENCY OUTINGS AND ACTIVITY NIGHTS WHEN AVAILABLE. COUPLES MATCH -ONE CHILD MATCHED mITH AN ADULT COUPLE, FUNCTIONS AS A TRADITIONAL MATCH, BUTH BOTH ADULTS

ARE INVOLVED AND PROVIDE A STABLE RELATIONSHIP. IN - SCHOOL MENTORING -MATCHES ONE CHILD WITH ONE ADULT WHO MEET WEEKLY IN THE SCHOOL SETTING FOR AN HOUR A WEEK TO DO ACTIVITIES TOGETHER AND FORM A FRIENDSHIP. GAME ON! - A WEEKLY GROUP PROGRAM FOR BOYS IN THE SCHOOL SETTING TO HELP TEACH THEM ABOUT MAKING HEALTHY CHOICES, LIVING AND ACTIVE LIFESTYLE, AND BUILDING SELF ESTEEM. GO GIRLS!- A WEEKLY GROUP PROGRAM FOR GIRLS IN THE SCHOOL SETTING TO HELP TEACH THEM ABOUT MAKING HEALTHY CHOICES, LIVING AN ACTIVE LIFESTYLE, AND BUILDING SELF ESTEEM. AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM- A PROGRAM TO PROVIDE AFTERSCHOOL CARE FOR CHILDREN ( AGE 6-13) WHERE THEY ARE PROVIDED HEALTHY SNACK,mPHYSICAL ACTIVITIES, ARTS & CRAFTS, AND TRANSPORTATION HOME. SKLIILLS ...