Team carries out preventative work with children and young people at risk of offending. Core services provided: family support, mentoring schemes, after school and holiday clubs. The mentoring scheme is for aged 8 to 18 year olds, who feel they need support in dealing with life related issues and could benefit from the involvement of a mentor. The volunteers are trained to work on a one-to-one basis with young people who are in care and leaving care, by providing a positive role model. Mentors: listen, offer practical assistance, motivation and encouragement.