Become a Mentor Now

You can help save a life. All you have to do is this: Enter your zip code above, and choose from a list of different types of mentoring opportunities in your community. Then you can either complete the volunteer registration form, which is then forwarded to the mentoring organizations for follow-up, or contact the mentoring organizations directly. If you complete the volunteer registration form to express an interest in a mentoring program, you will receive an e-mail acknowledging your request. If you have additional questions, call the National CARES office at 404-584-2744.

National CARES Mentoring Movement is partnering with MENTOR/National Mentoring Partnership to connect people nationwide with opportunities to mentor in their communities.

MENTOR, the largest free online registry of mentoring organizations in the nation, vets referred programs before they are added to the existing database of 5,000 mentoring groups. If you know of a mentoring organization in your area that is working effectively with our children but is not registered with us, please encourage the director to contact

“Without a mentor as a role model, I don’t believe I would have become a loving husband and father.”–Kevin Barnes, 39, Los Angeles

Did you know?

Mentoring can take place in a wide array of settings: the workplace, in a school, a library or bookstore, or at a faith-based organization.

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