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Organization: Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Huron  
Phone Numbers: 519-237-3554
Fax: 519-237-3190
146 Main St, PO Box 29
Dashwood, ON
N0M 1N0
Intersection: Dashwood Main St and Fried St
Location: South Huron
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Administration: Mon-Fri 9am-4pm
Executives: Bruce Shaw - Executive Director
Contacts: Amy Wilhelm - Caseworker Coordinator
Erin Mills
Service Description: Mentoring programs for children and youth, where children in need can form positive relationships with caring adults

Big/Little Mentoring - Matching of screened and trained adult volunteers with children in need * One-to-one traditional mentoring * Couples for Kids and Big Families

In-School Mentoring - One to one matching of screened, trained and supervised adult volunteers with children in the school setting for 1 hour  a week for the duration of the school year

BIG Bunch Program - A group program that provides activities, positive peer interaction and educational outings to children on the waiting list for a match * program runs twice a month

Fees: Free
Application: Parents/guardians can call directly to initiate service * referrals also from schools, health professionals and community agencies
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Little Brothers and Sisters - Children and youth 6-16 years
Big Brothers and Sisters - Adults 18 years and older with police clearance and character references * must go through a screening and training process
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
South Huron and North Middlesex and area (Ailsa Craig, Bayfield, Brucefield, Centralia, Dashwood, Exeter, Grand Bend, Hensall, Huron Park, Lucan, Parkhill, Zurich)  
See Also: Mentoring Programs for Children and Youth

This information was last completely updated on July 16, 2018

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About Us
Mentoring is about the power of friendship. The volunteers and young people in our programs experience the magic of everyday moments when they are shared with a friend.