News from overseas about two international male mentoring projects are going from strength to strength provides a timely reminder of the value of programs that empower men to support other men and boys.Read more
A walking group for men, founded by a physiotherapist in Kiama 12 months ago, looks set to expand thanks to the power of social media. The Man Walk is much more than an exercise group, it is providing social connection and informal support for blokes doing it tough and it's been inundated with requests to start new groups after a Facebook post went viral.Read more
A Sydney PE teacher has created a 'Boys 2 Men' program that teaches emotional resilience through activities such as boxing and throwing paper planes.
Boys 2 Men was founded in 2015 by Lisa Callaway, a PE teacher at Thomas Reddall High School, in partnership with a former colleague, Karen Boswell.
This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. By Caroline Claussen, University of Calgary.Read more