work with 14 to 30-year-olds who have struggled at school, have been in care, are long-term unemployed or have been in trouble with the law. They give practical and financial support, developing key workplace skills such as confidence and motivation.
St Giles Trust
works with offenders and disadvantaged people to offer support, advocacy and other services aimed at helping people rebuild their lives.
Peer Mentoring Research
European Offender Employment Forum is currently coordinating a European Social Fund Project entitled MOMIE, Models of Mentoring for Inclusion and Employment. The aim of the project is to test whether, in relation to socially excluded groups, peer mentoring is preferable to mentoring by an individual with no shared experience.