Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Big Bend (BBBS)

Address

565 E Tennessee St
Tallahassee, FL 32308

(850) 386-6002

http://www.bigbendmentoring.org

AKA:

BBBS

Description:

*Mentoring program that matches mentors with youth ages 5-18, for one-on-one assistance in Title 1 elementary schools, mentors assist students with schoolwork and give individual attention in areas of academic deficiency, which results in greater academic success, also matches youth ages 6-14 with individual mentors who meet with them at least twice a month for a minimum of four hours to work on academic difficulties, career/college achievement, and positive social and emotional development
*Participating youth must be enrolled by the age of 15, but once enrolled may receive services up to age 18; services may be limited in Big Bend counties outside of Leon; call for further information
*Volunteers must be18 years of age or older, complete an FBI fingerprint-based background check, and reference check
*To volunteer, visit www.bigbendmentoring.org/volunteer; to enroll a child visit https://bbbsa.force.com/bbbsforms/s/?type=little

Intake Process:

To volunteer, visit www.bigbendmentoring.org/volunteer; to enroll a child visit https://bbbsa.force.com/bbbsforms/s/?type=little

Program Fees:

None

Languages:

English

Eligibility:

Participating youth ages 5-18; must be enrolled by the age of 15, but once enrolled may receive services up to age 18

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

July 17, 2024

Volunteer Opportunities:

Call or go online

Address Listings

Mailing

565 E Tennessee St
Tallahassee, FL 32308

Physical (Primary)

565 E Tennessee St
Tallahassee, FL 32308

Contacts

General Information Contact

Primary Contact

(850) 386-6002

info@bigbendmentoring.org

Phone Numbers

1. Main Number

(850) 386-6002

Description

*Mentoring program that matches mentors with youth ages 5-18, for one-on-one assistance in Title 1 elementary schools, mentors assist students with schoolwork and give individual attention in areas of academic deficiency, which results in greater academic success, also matches youth ages 6-14 with individual mentors who meet with them at least twice a month for a minimum of four hours to work on academic difficulties, career/college achievement, and positive social and emotional development

Hours

9AM-6PM, M-F, Office hours

Required Documents

Call

Eligibility

Youth ages 5-18 years that are attending school; must be enrolled by age 15 in order to receive services up to age 18

Fees

None

Intake Procedure

Parent, guardian or school call agency or apply online

Languages

English

Offered Outside of Physical Location

Yes

Service Area

Franklin County, Gadsden County, Jefferson County, Leon County, Liberty County, Madison County, Taylor County, Wakulla County

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

  • Florida
    • Franklin County
      • Gadsden County
        • Jefferson County
          • Leon County
            • Liberty County
              • Madison County
                • Taylor County
                  • Wakulla County
                  Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (FN-1500.3600) and related services within the Service Tree.

                  Description

                  *Mentoring program that matches mentors with youth ages 5-18, for one-on-one assistance in Title 1 elementary schools, mentors assist students with schoolwork and give individual attention in areas of academic deficiency, which results in greater academic success, also matches youth ages 6-14 with individual mentors who meet with them at least twice a month for a minimum of four hours to work on academic difficulties, career/college achievement, and positive social and emotional development

                  Hours

                  9AM-6PM, M-F, Office hours

                  Required Documents

                  Call

                  Eligibility

                  Youth ages 5-18 years that are attending school; must be enrolled by age 15 in order to receive services up to age 18

                  Fees

                  None

                  Intake Procedure

                  Parent, guardian or school call agency or apply online

                  Languages

                  English

                  Service Area

                  Franklin County, Gadsden County, Jefferson County, Leon County, Liberty County, Madison County, Taylor County, Wakulla County

                  Geography Served

                    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                  • Florida
                    • Franklin County
                      • Gadsden County
                        • Jefferson County
                          • Leon County
                            • Liberty County
                              • Madison County
                                • Taylor County
                                  • Wakulla County
                                  Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PH-1400.5000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                  Description

                                  *Mentoring program that matches mentors with youth ages 5-18, for one-on-one assistance in Title 1 elementary schools, mentors assist students with schoolwork and give individual attention in areas of academic deficiency, which results in greater academic success, also matches youth ages 6-14 with individual mentors who meet with them at least twice a month for a minimum of four hours to work on academic difficulties, career/college achievement, and positive social and emotional development

                                  Hours

                                  9AM-6PM, M-F, Office hours

                                  Required Documents

                                  Call

                                  Eligibility

                                  Youth ages 5-18 years that are attending school; must be enrolled by age 15 in order to receive services up to age 18

                                  Fees

                                  None

                                  Intake Procedure

                                  Parent, guardian or school call agency or go online to apply

                                  Languages

                                  English

                                  Offered Outside of Physical Location

                                  Yes

                                  Service Area

                                  Franklin County, Gadsden County, Jefferson County, Leon County, Liberty County, Madison County, Taylor County, Wakulla County

                                  Geography Served

                                    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                  • Florida
                                    • Franklin County
                                      • Gadsden County
                                        • Jefferson County
                                          • Leon County
                                            • Liberty County
                                              • Madison County
                                                • Taylor County
                                                  • Wakulla County
                                                  Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (HL-8700) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                  Description

                                                  *To volunteer, visit www.bigbendmentoring.org/volunteer; to enroll a child visit https://bbbsa.force.com/bbbsforms/s/?type=little

                                                  Hours

                                                  9AM-6PM, M-F, Office hours

                                                  Required Documents

                                                  Call

                                                  Eligibility

                                                  Youth ages 5-18 years that are attending school; must be enrolled by age 15 in order to receive services up to age 18

                                                  Fees

                                                  None

                                                  Intake Procedure

                                                  Parent, guardian or school call agency or apply online

                                                  Languages

                                                  English

                                                  Service Area

                                                  Franklin County, Gadsden County, Jefferson County, Leon County, Liberty County, Madison County, Taylor County, Wakulla County

                                                  Geography Served

                                                    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                  • Florida
                                                    • Franklin County
                                                      • Gadsden County
                                                        • Jefferson County
                                                          • Leon County
                                                            • Liberty County
                                                              • Madison County
                                                                • Taylor County
                                                                  • Wakulla County
                                                                  Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PX) and related services within the Service Tree.

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