MISSIONb03850_4d4b45f503af4ea897ec92e5563c43d4
“Helping people-Help themselves”
VISION
Safe Communities with Strong & Healthy Families
WHAT WE PROVIDE
Back2Basics Program:
  • A year-round adult training/development program
  • Helps provide adults with step-by-step knowledge and opportunities
  • How to budget and financial management
  • How to effectively operate computers, technology and social media
  • Healthy food options, agriculture/gardening, nutrition, health and fitness
  • Important information on topics vital to a productive life
  • Ways to eliminate poverty
  • How to make life changes thus enabling families to be strengthened
Back2Basics Plus (+) Program:
  • An approved Fort Valley State University/Chartered 4-H Club Organization & Site
  • A year-round program for children, youth and teens
  • Utilizes an evidence-based 4-H Healthy Living Program
  • 4-H Club Meetings for Ages 7-17, Grades 3rd -12th
  • Topics proven to help children, youth and teens make better decisions while improving their health and safety
GOALS & OBJECTIVES

We work with collaborative organizations to bridge the gap and focus on improving the child, family well-being and our community in two main areas:

  • improve the nutrition and health of vulnerable/underserved populations
  • provide children and youth with development of positive behaviors to prevent youth crime and violence
DATA
Annie E. Casey Foundation data utilized for tracking outcomes:
  • Healthy Children
  • School Readiness
  • School Success
  • Self-Sufficient Families
  • Strong Communities
Useful Links:
Houston County Family Connection
Georgia Family Connection Partnership-Connected to Practice