Programs and Services

Back to the Basics is fully committed to assisting individuals to identify the positive and effective strategies in getting basic needs met to enhance the potential for personal and community success. Each service we provide addresses at least one of the needs identified in Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs

Our Services

Adult Life Impact Sessions

Back to the Basics offers Life Impact Sessions provide safety, violence awareness education, and behavior management tools to individuals and families experiencing domestic violence or other personal high-risk behavioral practices. Life Impact Sessions include prevention education for Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Housing Security, Gang Violence, and Gender-Based Violence.

Youth Le​adership Development and Empowerment

Back to the Basics has made a commitment to serving youth through our dynamic workshops for Youth (12-17 years of age) and Young Adults ages (18-24), who have survived trauma, violence, foster care and incarceration. Our intentions in focusing on youth is to ultimately enhance the potential for personal and community success.​

Community Empowerment and Engagement

Back to the Basics hosts community and resource fairs, empowerment workshops, and more in an effort to support community members in fulfilling the mental, physical, emotional, and financial needs they have. In doing so, we hope to increase awareness, knowledge and success of community members and the community at large as a result.

Incarceration & Impact Team 

Back to the Basics provides Career Advising and Support Services to community members, primarily focusing on individuals who have been impacted by incarceration. Our facilitators give professional development workshops, and one on one sessions identifying career pathways for community members. 

Consulting Services and Trainings

Back to the Basics’ strategic focus on implementation of social and organizational services and case management strategies benefits not only the local and nationwide organizations that seek out consultations, but more generally create an opportunity for our community to be served at a higher level of quality and care.

Back to the Basics Empowers

 the Community with 

People from the Community!!

Back to the Basics believes that hearing and learning from other's experiences can be the inspiration that encourages individuals to overcome life's obstacles and accomplish their dreams to become their best self.

We look forward to hearing YOUR STORY!

Your Kindness and Donations 

Help to Further Our Work!

Our agency collaborates with individual sponsors, community partners, and department agencies that are working to produce public safety, social equity, and economic empowerment for under-served and under-represented communities.​