How to Join the Program
Are your interested in joining the Mentors Program? Here are the details. Time Requirements: The ongoing Austin Mentors program is a year long intensive study under the supervision of senior community members. (See Schedule) The “One on One” training is flexible and worked out by the Mentor and Apprentice. Program Cost: There is a $25.00 non-refundable registration fee due at the first Orientation meeting to help cover initial costs for meeting room rentals and copies. All are expected to contribute toward additional costs for meeting room rentals and copies throughout the year. There are two required books that usually can be found for $10-15 each and there will a cost for CPR Certification. Community Service: This program is a gift to the community by senior community members and is given freely. Apprentices are expected to follow their example and are required to give back to their communities by volunteering with local organizations and events. Further explanation is discussed during the program orientation.