Shifting Perspectives...Changing Lives
Life Paradigms, Inc.
Rites of Passage for Young Women
Blueprint for WomanhoodA Cluture And Leadership Development Program for African American Youth Ages 12 to 17
Blueprint for Womanhood is a unique leadership development program specifically designed to prepare adolescent females, ages twelve to seventeen, for a successful transition into womanhood.
Rites of Passage for Young Men
S.O.N.S.(Saving Our Noble Sons)A Culture And Leadership Development Program for African American Youth Ages 12 to 17.
African American boys have the opportunity to receive some of the best and most comprehensive leadership and life skills training afforded young black men in Arizona.
An Arts Experience for Incarcerated Women
Journey Home is a six week program during which a series of workshops are presented to incarcerated women by professional artists. The workshops aim to:
Provide an environment for self-expression
Build mutual trust by exploring new ways of communicating
Provide an opportunity to experience a positive sense of self
Talking circles for women of color
The Sistah Circle is a place where sistahs gather to discuss the evolution of their individual spirits and that of the collective. The Circle is a place where women can share the essence of who they are in the spirit of love and trust, which is sisterhood in the purest sense.