Vulnerable Youth: Federal Mentoring Programs and Issues

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This report begins with an overview of the purpose of mentoring, including a brief discussion on research of structured mentoring programs. It then describes the evolution of federal policies on mentoring since the early 1990s and provides an overview of the components and funding for each of two recent (discontinued) federal mentoring programs, as well as a discussion of other federal mentoring initiatives that are currently funded.

Creator(s): Fernandes-Alcantara, Adrienne L.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: February 28, 2014
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Fernandes-Alcantara, Adrienne L.

Specialist in Social Policy

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Publisher Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: February 28, 2014
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United States
Description:

This report begins with an overview of the purpose of mentoring, including a brief discussion on research of structured mentoring programs. It then describes the evolution of federal policies on mentoring since the early 1990s and provides an overview of the components and funding for each of two recent (discontinued) federal mentoring programs, as well as a discussion of other federal mentoring initiatives that are currently funded.

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42 pages.

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