Road 2 Recovery Community Services, Inc (R2RCS)

Mentoring is one component of our Road2Recovery programming that involves other elements, such as tutoring or life skills training and coaching. The supportive, healthy relationships formed between mentors and mentees are both immediate and long-term and contribute to a host of benefits for mentors and mentees.


•     Increased high school graduation rates

•     Lower high school dropout rates

•     Healthier relationships and lifestyle choices

•     Better attitude about school

•     Higher college enrollment rates and higher educational aspirations

•     Enhanced self-esteem and self-confidence

•     Improved behavior, both at home and at school

•     Stronger relationships with parents, teachers, and peers

•     Improved interpersonal skills

•     Decreased likelihood of initiating drug and alcohol use (MENTOR, 2009; Cavell, DuBois, Karcher, Keller, & Rhodes, 2009)