Raise Your Hand to Mentor, impact a young person’s life.

If you are interested in mentoring with Raise please click here to complete the online application form. We will be in touch with details about our Mentor Training course and how to obtain the necessary Working With Children and National Crime Checks that you will need.

It is our vision at Raise to create thriving communities by empowering young people to become resilient, capable and connected. We know the power of having someone neutral to talk to, who really listens and actually hears you, is extraordinary. Mentors can change thinking and save lives. If you would love to help change a young person’s life, this video will show you the easy steps of becoming a qualified Raise mentor.  Please note that all volunteers are interviewed and screened to ensure their suitability, and not all volunteer applications are accepted.

Are you ready to mentor?

Start helping young people in schools and in the community

We take your role of being a Raise mentor seriously. Below you can find the Mentor Position Description, how to apply for your Child Safe Checks, where our programs run and our training dates and locations.

Minimum Requirements

All volunteers are interviewed and screened to ensure their suitability, and not all volunteer applications are accepted.

To ensure the best outcomes for our young people, we require the following:

  • Must be 21 years as at 1st May (program year)
  • Available for 2 hours weekly during school hours
  • Able to commit for 23 weeks between March and September, with minimum 80% attendance, ideally 100%