Problem

Inadequate adult role models for youth

Other Names:
Substitute parent figures for children
Paucity of mentors
Nature:
Biological parents may be satisfactory providers for their children, but may be deficient in providing the psychic, spiritual, emotional or intellectual guidance needed by a child. Other adults may be available to fill these roles, such as relatives, teachers or neighbours.
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality Education
Date of last update
08.03.1997 – 00:00 CET