ReachOut is a mentoring charity working with young people in disadvantaged communities to raise aspirations and help them grow in character and attainment.


one-to-one mentoring projects delivered in 2017/2018


young people attended 10 or more mentoring sessions in 2017/2018


hours of mentoring delivered by 863 volunteers in 2017/2018

Chris - Mentor

Chris is an LSE student who also volunteers with ReachOut at a project in Tower Hamlets. Chris talks about what he loves about ReachOut and also his participation in LSE's Students for Children society.


Author: Madeleine Roff

Mentor Training Dates

Find out when our upcoming Mentor training courses are.


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Mentoring FAQs

Have a question about mentoring? See if our FAQ's can answer them!


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  • Win a voucher for mentoring in London!

    We're excited to be offering two chances for mentors to win Amazon vouchers! It's simple to get involved - attend mentor training in November 2018 or sign up to one of our mentoring projects. Read more

  • Mentoring in Oldham - Jamie's Story

    Oldham was ranked 34th out of 326 areas in England, on the 2015 Index of Multiple Deprivation, 1st being the lowest (most deprived). ReachOut exists to change this. We help young people to develop their character, raise aspirations and improve their academic attainment through long-term one-to-one mentoring. Read more

  • ReachOut Summer Reception 2018

    Wednesday 13th June 2018 marked ReachOut’s Summer Reception event at the House of Commons. The Terrace Pavilion was filled with over 200 supporters including MPs, young people, mentors and funders. Read here to find out more... Read more

  • The Great Manchester Run 2018

    Team ReachOut took on the Great Manchester 10k run - and they smashed it! Read more


  • Presentation and Public Speaking Skills Workshop Manchester

    An interactive workshop for participants of the ReachOut Leadership Programme to gain the tools to speak confidently in front of a group. Read more

  • Hackney Half Marathon 2019

    Just like the borough, this route brings with it a great vibe and the streets are always lined with supporters from the local community! Run 13.1 miles through the roaring crowds of East London passing Hackney Downs, Hackney Empire, Broadway Market, Victoria Park, and the London Stadium. Read more