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Drive For Life is a learn-to-drive program with a difference. We provide participants with supervised driving instruction, life mentoring, postive role models and needs-based support to help each young person overcome life barriers and drive forward towards a better future.
Drive for Life is for young adults aged 16-25 years who want to get their drivers licence and who are experiencing or have experienced:
All participants in the program will have access to:
Volunteer driving mentors are intrinsic to the success of the Drive For Life program. They provide on-going support and mentorship to program participants.
The volunteer mentor's primary role is to help the learner reach their 120 hours of supervised driving. As a mentor you will reinforce safe driving skills and ensure all road rules and regulations are followed.
However the role of a mentor is much more than this - it is also about role modeling respectful communication, patience and setting clear boundies. For many of the young people who will participate in this program may lack positive and stable relationships in their life.
If you are interested in volunteering please contact Jean Rennie on 02 4969 8066 or email firstname.lastname@example.org