Welcome Mentor to the HYCA Family!


It is time to start scheduling the Mentor Training. The Mentor Training is a 4 hour training session. Mentor Training MUST be complete the training by Sept. 24th, 2016, to qualify as a mentor. We have provided three different forms of training for your convenience. Please contact the Post Residential Advisor (PRA), Johnny Richardson (765) 570-3119 to confirm your enrollment.


You only have to complete one of the trainings listed below. Please choose which training that will work best with your schedule.

  1. Mentor Web Training can be found on our main web page. www.hoosieryouthchallenge.org By placing your cursor over the mentors tab you will see a pull down menu that says mentor training. Double Click on the mentor training button and proceed to watch the Mentor Training Video and complete the Quiz. You must mail or email the Quiz to Johnny Richardson for credit for the training course.


  1. Face To Face Mentor Training: Attached is the available dates and locations of the Face to Face training sessions. Keep an eye on the website as well for updates on training information. Parents are encouraged to also complete the Mentor Training with the assigned mentor so that they fully understand what the role of the Mentor is and what we are asking of you.


Face To Face Mentor Training Dates and Sites: (Please call and register as soon as possible)                                                       

Columbus National Guard Armory                                            August 26, 2016.                    6pm to 9pm

2160 Arnold Street, Columbus, IN 47203


Salem National Guard Armory                                                   Sept. 1, 2016.          6pm to 9pm

1100 N. Shelby Street, Salem, IN 47167


Hoosier Youth Challenge Academy                                          Sept. 9, 2016.          6pm to 9pm

10892 N. St. Rd. 140, Knightstown, IN 46148


  1. Distance Learning Mentor Training: The Mentor Training can be mailed to your home as a Distance Learning packet with a Quiz to be completed and returned to HYCA as verification of completion of the training. Please contact the Post Residential Advisor (PRA), Johnny Richardson (765) 570-3119 to confirm your enrollment.