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Unformatted text preview: 4. What are the reasons why mentoring programs are effective? Matches are done in a way so people are put in the correct environment. They have improved school attendance, attitudes towards school, and school performance. It serves as a lifeline that can provide protection against risk factors in adolescence. Children prefer informal personal relationships over anything else. 5. What needs to happen for a community to build a continuum of early intervention and prevention programs? Community-oriented policing is a poplar practice with prevention potential. If people in your community are looking after one another it can greatly increase the likelihood that delinquency will be prevented. They programs have been evaluated and prove to be strong effective towards prevention....
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- Spring '08
- Dr. Blum, term developmental prevention