Record #: PER2565
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 10 Feb 2023


Description (Service) COVID19 Paused

In School Mentoring (ISM) matches children with an adult volunteer mentor at the child's school during the school year.

The ISM Program helps child to gain confidence, acquire new skills and build positive relationships. Spend one hour per week playing games, baking, doing puzzles, crafts, and many other activities.

Participating schools: Listowel Eastdale, St. Mary's Catholic, Elma Public, Howick Central, Northwoods Elementary, Westfield

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 9:00 am-4:30 pm. Special appointments may be made outside of these hours
Dates: Sep-Jun
Dates Sep-Jun
Areas Served North Perth
Eligibility Mentees must be between the ages of 5-13 (kindergarten-grade 8). Volunteer mentors must be at least 18 years of age. Police clearance, medical clearance and character references - screening and training process involved
Application Call
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community North Perth
Address & Map
Community Living North Perth Building; 820 Main St E
North Perth, ON
Canada N4W 3H2
View MapQuest Map
Intersection Tremaine Ave S and Main St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-291-6762
Fax 519-291-6954
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Primary Contact Emily Yaeger, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Contact Emily Yaeger, Executive Director; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Emily Yaeger, Big Brothers Big Sisters Listowel & District, P.O. Box 11 
Listowel, ON 
Canada N4W 3H2

Agency Overview