You can start looking for mentors to help your journey immediately once you’ve arrived at your first village!
Press 0 or click the Community icon.
Find the Mentor and Pupil Tab, then click “Mentor Search Request” which will generate a server-wide announcement
Check your chat box to see if players are interested in becoming your Mentor.
You can also ask other players directly by right-click and finding the ‘Request Mentorship’ option.