About Us

We are an inclusive black-led youth organisation, that through the use of mentoring tools and techniques, enables and equips young people from black and marginalised communities, in overcoming barriers to their progression and widening their access to opportunities.
Our main aim is to improve equity, social capital, and the social mobility of the young people we serve, with the ultimate mission to end the circle of poverty.

What We Offer

Mentoring and Coaching

Guided by our Mentoring Tool Kit, we improve confidence, soft skills, and wellbeing. Best of all our mentoring and coaching enhances the protective factors in young people's lives.

Online After School Club

Offering career related project-based learning clubs. We stimulate minds, develop industry knowledge, and provide a safe online space where young people can make new friends.

Preventative Tuition

Supporting young people at risk of school exclusion with a diagnosed or undiagnosed learning need. We improve confidence, independent learning skills, and attitudes towards learning.

Game Time Holiday Club

We deliver fun sporting games, team challenges, and creative workshops directly to Local Authority and Housing Association housing estates to improve health and well-being. 
Schedule a call with our team

Youth Mentoring Training

CPD to Level 4 accredited youth mentoring training

Deepen's practitioner knowledge and improves skill set
Gives practitioners much time to reflect on their practice

Online Activities

Our Youth Mentors

Solid experience working in the education and social care sector
Fully vetted and trained in alignment with our Safer Recruitment Policy
Equipped with our Mentoring Tool Kit and range of resources

Summer Work Experience Placements

Putting young people at the centre of our week, we have answered the call to participants wanting to do something more this summer, by creating 5 work experience placements for 13-18 year olds. So if your child will be finishing their GCSE’s or A level’s within the next month or so and have nothing to […]

‘We Love Pembury’ Youth Mentoring Programme Ends

As we come to a close in our Pembury Mentoring Programme, funded by the Peabody Young People’s Fund, mentor Paris reflects on the mentoring she and The Mentoring Lab team delivered to 18 young people that live on or near the Pembury Peabody Housing Estate, in Hackney, East London. ‘I believe every young person on […]
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    Take a look at what's happening at The Mentoring Lab this term

    Whats on

    This summer term, our Online After School Club is packed full of academic and creative project based learning clubs developed to support young people who want to have fun learning and achieving outside of school.

    Online After School Club

    Game Time

    Career Speed Mentoring

    Radio Drama Online Club

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