GuidenU4Life is a human services provider which employs prevention and intervention strategies to develop services which educate underserved individuals, groups, families and communities of color. The goal of GuidenU4Life is to empower individuals within communities of color to live more satisfying, autonomous, and productive lives through the utilization of increased knowledge, tangible resources, and, healthy – productive relationships.
A fundamental component to this success is providing culturally relevant, engaging, and accessible training and development opportunities to both the individuals that reside in these communities, in addition to the those that serve the families within these communities.
GuidenU4Life incorporates the human services practice model to assess and deliver services. This model views people, service and the social environment as integrated entities. Applying this perspective helps individuals, families and communities address issues and overcome barriers that arise from a variety of social problems and adverse societal conditions. Through this integrated model, individuals can be empowered, families can be strengthened, and communities can be equipped to thrive.