Services covering the City of Greater Dandenong, City of Casey and Cardinia Shire
Service Name: TRY Mentoring
Phone: 03 8545 9504
Service Area: City of Casey, City of Greater Dandenong, Cardinia Shire
Eligibility Criteria: TRY Mentoring 1:1 program targets young people between the ages of 7 and 20 years who are lacking adequate support in the community. Young people suitable for the program must have past or present involvement with child protective services, such as DHHS and may be also affected but not limited to issues such as; • Loneliness • Isolation • Poor social skills • Low self esteem • Inadequate adult relationships • Limited life opportunities They could also be disengaging from school, have strained relationships with parents or be in alternate living arrangements other than with parents. Group Program participants are identified by the school.