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Our Scope

At Pathways to True Freedom, we are dedicated to making a meaningful impact on vulnerable individuals and communities. Our organization addresses pressing challenges such as drug addiction, overdose, mental health, and substance use disorders. By providing innovative programs and initiatives, we strive to bring about positive change and improve the support available to those seeking recovery.

**Our Mission**

Pathways to True Freedom is committed to empowering individuals through peer-led support, advocating for systemic changes, and guiding them toward healthier, lower-stress lives. We believe that everyone’s lived experience is unique, and we honor and embrace their journey through mental health challenges and addiction and recovery, with a specific focus on reentering society after incarceration.

**Our Approach**

We recognize that the road to recovery can be bumpy, especially for those reentering society after incarceration, as they face high recidivism rates. Therefore, we take a holistic approach to address these challenges, going beyond the traditional paradigm. Our team of passionate advocates, with diverse backgrounds, collaborates to deliver personalized support grounded in our curriculum, which include the 8 Dimensions of wellness and group mentoring.

** Additional Specialized Services Include**

  • Reintegration Services
  • Peer- Led Advocacy Support (ie, legal supportive advocacy with court related issues)
  • Expungement assistance services
  • Health & Wellness Classes
  • Skill-building Workshops (ie, Resume, Financial Literacy Education, Budget planning, Homeownership preparedness)
  • Cohort training programs: Re-entry Peer Specialist Training, Forensic Endorsement Training
  • Mental Health Services  & Spiritual Awareness Supportive Services
  • Recovery Supportive Services (ie, all modalities: we respect all pathways to recovery)
  • Family Supportive Services
  • Community Integration (ie, volunteer opportunities)

**Empowering Individuals**

We firmly believe in promoting self-determination, personal responsibility, and empowerment at Pathways to True Freedom. We help our clients achieve their goals by providing them with the necessary tools, resources, and support. Through our peer-led programs, we create a safe and inclusive environment. We help our clients achieve their goals by providing them with the necessary tools, resources, and support. Through our peer-led programs, we create a safe and inclusive environment where individuals can grow, heal, and thrive.

**Advocacy for Systemic Change**

Our organization was founded to advocate for the systemic changes needed to address the underlying factors contributing to addiction, mental health challenges, and recidivism. Our lived experiences enable us to be powerful voices for change, and we actively work towards creating a society that is more compassionate, understanding, and supportive.

**How You Can Help**

As a peer-led organization, we rely on the support of donors to sustain and expand our programs and initiatives. By contributing to Pathways to True Freedom, you play an integral role in transforming lives and communities. Together, we can make a lasting impact on vulnerable individuals, breaking the cycle of addiction and helping them find their path to true freedom.

**Contact Us**

We welcome you to learn more about our organization and join us in our mission. For more information, visit our website at or contact us at (612) 642-2673.

Together, let’s create a world where everyone has the opportunity to live a life free from the burdens of addiction and mental health challenges. Join Pathways to True Freedom on this transformative journey and be a catalyst for change.

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2413 1st Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55404 #101

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