Beginning in Jan. 2012 Quincy Asian Resources, Inc. (QARI) has been hosting two mentoring programs for immigrant youth in the Quincy and surrounding South Shore communities. Below are short descriptions of each program; please click on overviews to see extended versions.
U&I Mentoring is a site-based, one-on-one mentoring program designed to support immigrant youth currently enrolled in Atlantic Middle School by providing academic support, helping with transition into high school, and encouraging healthy bi-culturalism. There is a set curriculum involving English conversation practices and nonverbal activities to foster meaningful match relationships. (U&I Mentoring Overview)
QARI Connects is a community-based, one-on-one mentoring program that serves immigrant youth currently enrolled in high schools in the Quincy and surrounding South Shore area. The mentors assist in career exploration and the college application process, while building mentee’s social skills and encouraging a healthy integration of multiple cultures. (QC Program Overview) program helps mentees adapt to life in the United States and transition into post-high school society.
2013- 2014 QARI CONNECTS (Chinese Version Flyer)