There is a lot of research about the difference mentoring can make to a child's life. Read some of the findings below:
2022 Independent Review of Children’s Social Care - Final Report
“For families who need help, there must be a fundamental shift in the children’s social care response, so that they receive more responsive, respectful, and effective support…”Read more
The Children’s Commission 2019 Childhood Vulnerability Report
• 2.3 million children in England are growing up with a vulnerable family background.
• 1.6 million are children in families with complex needs for which there is no national, established, recognised form of support.
Latest news about the difference mentoring can make to a child's life:
What Makes for Effective Youth Mentoring Programmes – A Rapid Evidence Summary
Nesta, Manchester Metropolitan University, 2020
395.9 KBPDF Download
Making a Difference - An Impact Study of Big Brothers Big Sisters
Public / Private Ventures, 1995
920.8 KBPDF Download
Find out how Big Brothers Big Sisters is helping children across the world: