Mentoring is an important aspect of the services provided by Dans la rue. The longer youths are exposed to the dangers of street life, the more vulnerable they become and the more difficult it is for them to get back on the right track. For some youths, it is much easier to tolerate the pain and hardship of street life than it is to face the fear of the unknown and the anxiety of starting over again. Reaching out for help is the biggest barrier between these kids and a healthy, happy, productive future. Our mentoring counsellor is there to ease the transition between Dans la rue and the outside world.
Our mentoring program was developed to:
We are committed to providing the kids who come to Dans la rue with as much support as they need, for as long as they need it. That means helping youths integrate into the community and ensuring continuity with resources outside of our own walls.