AFKA Provincial Mentorship Program Referral

Thank you for your interest in submitting a mentor referral to the Provincial Mentorship Program.
To submit a referral you must be an Alberta Children’s Service worker.

Who can be a foster care mentor?

  • 3+ years of experience in foster care
  • Level 2 Qualification

Who can be a kinship care mentor?

  • Approval of AFKA Manager of Support Programs and Kinship Care Worker

How do you decide who gets into the Mentorship Program?

The AFKA Manager of Support Programs and Program Staff consider each mentor application individually. If the applicant meets the qualifications, has strong communication skills and personal strengths, has experience with various aspects of the child intervention system, as well as the support of their support workers, they will be considered an excellent candidate to become a mentor.

If you have any questions about the referral process, please contact:
Melissa Jones, Manager of Support Programs
Phone: (780) 701-4090

“A mentor is someone who allows you to see hope inside yourself” – Oprah Winfrey