"building families to build communities"
6855 S. Emerald Ave.
Chicago, IL 60621
Life Builder United, Inc. is a care organization offering a life-style redirection plan to broken and hurting women. Our main focus is toward women who are incarcerated and those released from prison, especially women with children and prepare them for life after prison.
Here at Life Builders United our mission is to build families by assisting women to become stronger during and after incarceration. We serve as a community post for women and youths struggling with past hurts. We are here to help women and youth to regain a positive self-image. We are designed to reconnect, or impact the lives of women and their children who need guidance and directions to rebuild their lives. We are a life-style redirection organization and our business is development of people as we build families by reconnecting and restoring relationships between broken mothers and their children.
Life Builders work does not end once we leave the prisons. We provide follow-up services for the women upon their release. Services such as: mentoring, counseling, referrals for housing, job training, and school. We also provide in special cases the old fashion talk sessions, we care, so we go beyond what is expressed on paper, sometime we provide the motherly hugs as we wipe away tears.
The services provided by Life Builders United are not limited to women living only in the Chicago area, we offer services to women who migrates from various Counties in the state of Illinois, we provide support as they return to society for this is an investment in the safety of our youth, families, and community.
Our delight is to reach the hearts and minds of women while they are incarcerated, training them to be strong and healthy in mind so that they can recognize the beauty that has so graciously been bestowed upon and within them. Our main goal is to help broken and battered women to rediscover their self-worth and find purpose in reaching out to improve the lives of others.
Life Builders are here to provide hope through training in practical transitional skills. We stand firm in teaching mentoring skills and providing mentoring opportunities. We serve as repairers of broken relationships between mothers with their children, while building and strengthening character within each woman we serve. On our table of agenda is the G.G. Group. (Grandparents and Guardians) It is our desire to implement a solid plan that will build relationships between them in order to connect mothers in a more applicable manner. They are the mature and wise minds that provide life experiences and detail ideas for the good of the entire program. We are determined to help bridged the distance between parents and their children through education first, as we remain dedicated in our position of being the bridge linking both parents and child together during and after incarceration.
Life Builders United is a dedicated organization, that embrace the building of families, we are careful and place a prayerful hedge around all children, we are delighted to serve others, we are determined to help redirect the lives of broken women, we are obedient to God, and with your help we will remain faithful to this cause