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The Big Impact of Mentoring

Back in 2013, Big Brothers Big Sisters and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) released the first results of one of the largest mentoring studies ever conducted. The five year study, which tracked the experiences of almost 1,000 children and teenagers registered with Big Brothers Big Sisters agencies across Canada found that those with a mentor are significantly more confident in their academic abilities and considerably less likely to display behavioural problems. Read More >

4Rs Youth Movement Seeks Program Manager

The 4Rs Youth Movement exists to change the relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth. 4Rs is a partnership of ten national organizations that together, are building a new vision for Canada. And they need your help!

Vintage Hotels’ Big Impact

Vintage Hotels has been a valuable partner and supporter of Big Brothers Big Sisters, providing generous multi-tiered support since early 2007.

Make a Note of Mentoring Contest

Upload Your Video and Win! Video yourself or your group singing I Thank You by The Tenors, upload it to our contest site, then ask your friends to vote for your video - and you could win one of fifteen $1000 prizes! The Grand Prize also includes a ONE HOUR JAM SESSION with The Tenors in the winner's community!

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It’s time we do more than TALK about Mental Health
If you are a parent - you have had a sick child. And you have gone through the angst of when to call the doctor or go to the clinic…But what if you suspect there is something wrong but it is not physical? Read more >

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