Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bridge - Columbia County

Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Bridge


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General Information
Description of ServiceProvides an opportunity for positive growth and enrichment to children from single parent families. Provides a trusting, caring relationship with an adult volunteer. Volunteers are carefully selected, trained, and matched with children between the ages of 7 and 17. Volunteers are requested to make a one year commitment and to spend at least 1-2 hours a week with their little brother or sister. During this time the volunteer and child participate in activities to foster a special friendship and also help the child develop into a productive, responsible adult.
LocationColumbia
Geographical AreaColumbia
Intake ProcedureCall for appointment for enrollment.
Intake RequirementsMust be aged 7-14 to enroll. Children are eligible to stay in program till age 17 upon graduation from high school.
 
Client Information
Age GroupChildren
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 37 West Main Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Mailing Address 1 P.O. Box 126
Mailing City, State, Zip Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Main Phone 570-784-0791
Service Location Email mentor@bbbsnepa.org
Web Address www.bbbsnepa.org
 
Additional Information
Type of UpdateE-mail
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton
Affiliated Program: Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Bridge
This Service: Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bridge - Columbia County
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adult/Child Mentoring Programs (PH-1400.5000-100)