"Social welfare & Psychological services in South Africa are completely overwhelmed. We need to focus on prevention rather than cure. We need to address the fundamental cause of youth developmental problems being the lack of positive developmental parenting and supporting relationships" Gert JPJ van der Merwe (Ph.D)
The only real way to change our communities,
is to empower our youth
and we'll help you develop your youth comprehensively through structured one to one mentoring programs
There are over 58 million of us in South Africa
We trained a group of teachers in the fundamentals of Holistic Preventative One-to-One Mentoring Networks. 88.6% of these teachers are of the opinion that it will make a difference in their schools. Parenting, leadership development and value based school culture are the aspects in greatest need of implementation. All these aspects form part of our HP1-1SMN youth development programs!
Stats SA 2016 Community Survey
We are guiding the youth
themselves and others
Facilitators are equipped to launch internationally recognized leadership development programs which helps young people understand and master the skills to effectively lead themselves and others.
We are empowering
COMMUNITIES TO SERVE
We are creating opportunities
for INVESTMENT in local schools through mentoring
Do you need new ideas or tools?
If you’re in the Youth Ministry world – this one’s for you! From a church’s perspective, when you’re working with kids and teens and even young adults, in the end it’s all about mentoring. We say that because, when you think about it, every youth ministry exists to guide kids from wherever they are to […]
Are you involved in Youth Ministry and need some input?
Life can get overwhelming. Especially for young people. Without the much needed perspective, any situation can be perceived as “too much to handle”. As mentors we have to provide our mentees with “Handles”. A handle gives you control and makes you feel safe. So how do we do this? We help them break life down […]
Tools to get them talking…
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