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Indiana Youth Institute Resources

The Indiana Youth Institute offers many resources that are of value to mentoring programs. These include:

  • Books, DVDs and other items from the Virginia Beall Ball Library.
  • Fundraising assistance, including a grants search, free prospect research and free proposal review.
  • Up to 30 minutes of free legal assistance from Faegre Baker Daniels.
  • Issue briefs on youth development topics
  • Data resources from the KIDS COUNT Data Center and KIDS COUNT in Indiana Data Book

National Mentoring Resource Center

As an affiliate Mentoring Partnership of MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) the Indiana Mentoring Partnership is proud to be a technical assistance provider for The National Mentoring Resource Center (NMRC), a project of The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention and MENTOR. This youth mentoring resource is no-cost for programs and aims to strengthen mentoring quality and effectiveness.

The NMRC is comprised of three components: the National Mentoring Resource Center Research Board; the resource center website; and no-cost specialized technical assistance for mentoring programs. The resources and technical assistance are in alignment with the national standards for quality, evidence-based mentoring, The Elements of Effective Practice for Mentoring ™.

Learn more about this new tool, view mentoring resources and apply for technical assistance. The goal of the NMRC is to improve the quality and effectiveness of youth mentoring programs across the nation.

Search for Grants

Need help finding funding for your program? Use IYI's grants search tool to locate opportunities.