2020 has certainly created many challenges for kids and families as they work to navigate the “new normal.” It has also created many opportunities, like the opportunity for Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Eastern Massachusetts to bring their Big-Little community to the virtual space.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Massachusetts have transitioned 85% of their mentor matches to virtual sessions. They are also partnering with Dr. Jean Rhodes at UMass Boston to test the MentorHub App. The app allows kids and teens to improve their academic, social and mental health with a variety of partnering apps. They are testing the pilot...