Chris Crye Mentoring Program

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Youth Villages requires that all mentors be at least 21yrs of age.

We encourage anyone who qualifies to mentor our young people, but sometimes we are not the best fit. If you do not qualify because of age or location, please feel free to return when you are of age and/or live within the qualifying areas offering Mentoring services


  • 21 years of age or older
  • 4 personal references w/contact info
  • Do you live in one of the 3 states where mentoring is offered?
  • Pass background and fingerprint check
  • Commit to spending 4-to-6 hours per month one-on-one with a mentee
  • Attend an initial training session


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