If you have spent time as a child in a foster home, shelter,
relative care or group home, we would like to talk to you about becoming
There are more than 10,000 children in and out of home
care in Arizona and more than 2,700 in Pima County. We are
launching a community-wide campaign to recruit, train, and match adult
alumni mentors with teens who are in the system now.
Studies have shown that a trusted volunteer mentor who becomes a
consistent and caring adult in a young person's life can play an
essential role in reducing his/her risk of unfavorable outcomes and
increasing his/her chance of success in life.