Youth Mentoring

1:1 Mentoring

Proud2Be are now able to offer 1:1 mentoring for LGBTQ+ young people based in South Hams, Teignbridge or Torbay (aged 11-19) who might be:

  • needing support in accessing Proud2Be’s youth group
  • experiencing homophobic, biphobic and/or transphobic bullying
  • in the process of coming out to family, friends and/or peers
  • struggling with their own identity &/or dealing with low self-esteem/lack of confidence
  • in need of an adult to talk to, who is not a friend or family member

Please CLICK HERE to download a referral form. Anyone supporting a young person can make a referral into Proud2Be. Before making a referral, please talk to the young person about what is on offer and whether they would like some extra support. Young people can also self-refer into our service.

We accept referrals for 1:1 support work for any young person aged 11-19 (up to 25 if the young person has SEN).

For more information, please get in touch with Maya at Alternatively, give her a call on 01803 362083.

Peer Mentoring

Due to a recently successful funding bid to Devon Community Foundation’s ‘I Will’ fund, Proud2Be are now able to pilot a new peer mentoring programme. If you would like to access Proud2Be’s youth group and feel you may need some additional support from one of our youth mentors, then please get in touch with

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