We are excited to announce a new young adult mentor program for college students 18 – 23 years of age for the 2016-2017 school year.

As a part of the enhanced PEERS Project curriculum, college students are invited to become Young Adult Mentors for the high school PEER Leaders.

As a Young Adult Mentor you will:

  • Develop a personal mission statement
  • Receive training on the PEERS curriculum and specific health education topics
  • Participate in a Peer Leader workshop and campus visit at IUPUI
  • Attend 1 practice or presentation of the PEER Leaders
  • Host a year end celebration for the PEER Leaders

Young Adult Mentors are expected to:

  • Have a desire to live a healthy lifestyle, and seek healthy relationships
  • Have a desire to learn about key issues impacting young adults
  • Be respectful and sincere in your social media postings (No explicit photos, indications of drug and/or alcohol use, or profanity).

Sound good? Complete the YAM application 2017 and mail (The PEERS Project 1400 N. Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202) or email (contact@peersproject.org) to apply as a college mentor.