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See yourself helping men in your community? Feel it's time to give back? Become a Trained Mentor

  • Location: Canterbury NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Mentoring & Advocacy
  • Time Required

    One hour per week/fortnight.

  • Suitable for
    • People with disability
    • Families with Children
    • Skilled Volunteers
    • Centrelink Volunteers
    • Work Experience
    • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • Type of work
    • Counselling & Help Line
    • Companionship & Social Support
  • Training

    All approved mentor applicants will attend our specialised training course, as well as a suicide prevention training program at no cost to them.

  • Requirements
    • Working with Children Check *
    • National Police Certificate *

    * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

We currently have positions available for men to be professionally trained to support other men in our community.

What is Mentoring Men?

Mentoring Men is a non-for-profit organisation offering a Free one-to-one life mentoring program, where you will support another man through his life’s challenges. We seek to provide non-judgemental support for all men who experiencing a range of issues, such as helplessness, loss, depression, job troubles, relationship issues and other life challenges.

We carefully match men who seek help with a professionally trained, non-judgmental mentor whose primary objective is to listen, support and encourage.

Your role:

The role of mentor includes

  • Meeting regularly with your assigned mentee
  • Attending regular mentor support group sessions.
  • Commit to ongoing mentor development skills


To be a mentor you must:

  • Be at least 21 years of age
  • Have a desire to improve the lives of others and commit to the program
  • Be available to meet with your mentee (online/physically) for a minimum period of 6 months
  • Have a Working with Children's Check and National Police Certificate

Please note: Our program is Australia-wide and is not limited by the stated locations