One of the top mentoring nonprofit organizations in southwest Florida, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast has had a significant positive impact on numerous children and teenagers throughout the region. Throughout all of its activities, Big Brothers Big Sisters remains firmly dedicated to the safety of children involved in its programs. The Sun Coast chapter strictly adheres to the Big Brothers Big Sisters National Standards of Excellence, which detail the recruitment and onboarding process for prospective “Bigs.”
The match process begins with a thorough screening of all potential Bigs, including a formal written application, background and reference checks, and an in-person interview. The organization also conducts an in-depth orientation and training process, which explains the individual needs of the child and provides a wealth of resources on child development and the best ways to encourage it.
To learn more about child safety at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast, visit http://www.bbbssun.org.