Mentoring program offered to Year 6 boys

Mentoring program offered to Year 6 boys

A program to mentor Year 6 boys will be run at primary schools across the Peninsula this year.

Ettalong Beach Community Branch Bendigo Bank has partnered with 

It will be offered by the Top Blokes Foundation, which has run a similar program with Brisbane Water Secondary College students.

Co-ordinator Mr Kevin Hulls said the partnership would enable his team to deliver the “Step Up” program to Peninsula boys.

“Our program is called Step Up and is designed to catch young men before they fall into bad behaviours.
“We have had great success across the Coast with programs in high schools, but have really wanted to deliver to boys before they reached high school,” Mr Hulls said. Click here to read more.

Media release by Kym Keheller, Bendigo Bank Ettalong Beach, January 17, 2019; as seen in Peninsula News; published January 29, 2019