Original Guidance Foundation
Original Guidance Foundation Corporation is a south Florida based, nonprofit public charity; dedicated to providing an environment conducive of the skills and necessities life skills for individuals coming out of long-term incarceration or treatment, to successfully renter a new life of meaning and purpose. The importance of re-entry and transitional services that create a smooth transition back into society, are essential to reduce recidivism rates across the nation. We believe that through life planning, addiction counseling, and evaluating and developing hinge skills and talents, our clients will uncover a greatness that always existed inside, but they just could not, or did not know how to believe in ; creating a positive self-image, ultimately strengthening themselves, their families, and the community. We believe that through through proper guidance in our program, we will be able to teach clients the importance of balance in all aspects of life: bringing hope to the hopeless, and allowing the chance for every person, to assume their inalienable rights of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Ultimately we will be working towards changing not just client’s view of themselves, but the stigma associated with ex-offenders in the eyes of the community. The Original Guidance Foundation motto, “Building a Better World, by Building Better People”, reminds us constantly why we are striving daily to communicate the message of hope to those in need, and facilitate positive changes in both the community and our clients.