EmbracingARMS
Brie Latimore
​Alumni 
University of Pittsburg​h

​Speech Pathologist


"Life is too short to allow fear to dictate your next move" 

 

Richard Brickus
Alumni 
Morehouse University

Choreographer

Valonda Harris
Alumni 

Harvard University

Boston Prep Charter Public School


Richard Crum
Alumni 
Clark Atlanta University

Framework Media



Phebe West
Alumni 

Penn State University

I-Lead's Charter School

Embracing ARMS have been instrumental in changing the lives of many families over the past ten years. In order for the organization to grow we are always looking back at our past participants and asking for feedback and suggestions for change. We have a long list of participants that include community leaders, youth advocates, elected official, entrepreneur's, parents and former peer educators. Take a look...

Testimonials from former participants.

Safety

Education
Health 

Our Health education encompasses direct services to the individual or family as well as activities that promote health and access to health care in communities and the larger public. Some topics may include HIV/AIDS education, depression, eating disorders, self esteem, and more.



Providing opportunities for families and children to engage in programs to help increase their educational success and opportunities for academic advancement. Empowering parents to engage the education system and understand their rights and responsibilities as parents.
Participants will explore topics that directly impact the safety, security, and quality of life in their community. Some topics may include texting and driving, safe streets, bullying, and more.
Embracing ARMS, Inc. is a non profit organization established in 2005 by three women who shared a passion for community development, social change, youth leadership and parent empowerment. Embracing Arms mission is to embrace the community by sharing knowledge, empowering our families, and implementing programs that can have a long lasting impact of the lives of our participants. Our vision is to empower families to take charge of their health, education and safety within the community in which they live.

"If It is to be its up to me".

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