Many of the world’s most successful people have benefited from having a mentor. For a child with one or both parents incarcerated, the commitment and support of a mentor is beyond measure.

Unlocking Potential, Nurturing Bonds

Empowerment Through Positive Connections Imagine the joy of having a mentor who not only brings fun and friendship but also unlocks the incredible potential within your child. With the power of mentoring, your child can blossom socially, emotionally, and academically. Our mentoring program is designed to nurture your child's growth and development in every aspect. By forming positive social bonds, encouraging teamwork, fostering collaboration, and nurturing effective problem-solving skills, our mentors pave the way for your child's success.

Mentee Requirements

  • Mentees must have an incarcerated family member (current or former incarceration)

  • Mentees must be between 6 and 18 years old

  • Mentees must reside in Allegheny County, PA

  • Complete additional screening process, communicate regularly with Amachi staff, and adhere to all program policies and procedures