Confident Adults Newcastle "CAN" Mentors

Are you aged 18+? Are you looking for volunteering hours or a new challenge? Can you spare 2 - 3 hours a week?

Sign up to become a "CAN" Volunteer and help young adults in Newcastle! (accredited training, support and expenses provided)

The CAN project (Confident Adults Northeast) is a mentoring project to support young people aged 16 - 25 from Newcastle and Gateshead, who are not in education, employment or training.

The project aims to support young adults by pairing them up with a positive role model who can help to build their confidence, reduce social isolation and explore their hopes and dreams in order to move them on and progress in life

As a volunteer for Children North East, you will receive full training accredited through One awards, expenses paid and supervision support, as well as access to all internal job opportunities.


  • Mentors must be aged 18+
  • 3 day accredited training course
  • Expenses paid


  • Age restrictions
    Over 18's
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Training provided

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 10/03/2023

End Date: 29/03/2025

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Children North East,
89 Denhill Park
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear
NE15 6QE

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