Big Brother, Big Sister
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ireland (BBBS) is an internationally proven youth mentoring programme operated by Foróige in Ireland for the past ten years. The programme matches young people to caring adult volunteers who provide mentoring support, guidance and encouragement to assist them in their school, family, and community lives. BBBS has a presence in 14 counties and works to help young people that need it to raise their expectations in life and fulfil their unique potential, in the face of adversity.
As part of the Big Brother Big Sister programme in Davis College, students have the opportunity to attend events such as cinema trips, bowling and pizza parties. The aim of the initiative is to help new students to integrate into school life in an enjoyable way.