K1 Britannia Recruiting Volunteers for Mentorship for Foster Youth. | SMN News

PHILIPSBURG:— K1 Britannia Foundation’s major focus is social issues that affect our youth on the island, specifically foster children and teenagers who are one of the most vulnerable and fragile groups on the island.

The mentorship program came about after discussions with the Court of Guardianship and Family Guardianship. “It was realized that the main thing that foster children and teens need in order to heal from abusive and other emotionally damaging experiences is to receive one on one time, love and attention that is so fundamental to their development,” stated Program Manager Yasmine Essed. Based on this, one of

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