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Be a positive influence on young girls in need

by YMCA Black Country Group

The YMCA are looking for volunteer mentors on the Y’s Girls Programme to work with girls aged 9-14. The work will take place weekly in community spaces for a period of 12 months. With our aim to offer support, guidance and opportunities to young people vulnerable to developing mental health concerns.

Organisation description

Our vision is of an inclusive Christian movement, transforming communities, so that all young people can truly Belong, Contribute and Thrive; enabling people to develop to their full potential in Mind, Body and Spirit.


Chris Evans
07710 713579


Please contact us to discuss any access requirements

Preferred skills

Skills and creativity will be a key part of the mentor/mentee journey.

Experience gained

Volunteers will be fully trained in the Y’s Girls mentoring model gaining experience of youth work strategies as well as goal setting and data collection.

Will the organisation carry out a DBS check?


Minimum age


Age focus

  • Primary School children
  • Secondary school age young people

Time of volunteering

  • Weekdays
  • Weekends
  • Daytime
  • Evenings


  • Mainly indoors
  • To learn new skills and improve my job prospects
  • To share my skills and creativity

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