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Four U Academy Inc is the calling of Brent Carmichael, single father of a son with Autsm Spectrum Disorder (ASD). His extreme fustrations with the lack of resources for his son necessitated the desire to create an organization with the primary focus on the personal, social and educational needs of individuals, families and communities affected by ASD.
Equally important is his desire to provide informaiton, awareness and strategies to the exclating rise in youth, street and community violence. His passion, respect and love of sports (as a motivator) created an avenue for his bpyhood dreams to become a reality. Through 1500 hours of volunteer community service over 25 years, Mr. Carmichael has develop, faciliated, evaluated and maintained programs with the same compassion and dedication, Thus, the creation of Four U Academy Inc.
Work + Worth = Success
Four U is a Non-Profit 501(c)3 organization uniquely designed to bring individuals, families, schools, law enforcement, social organizations, faith and community based progrms together for one cause; The quality of life and care for all Americans. Our focus is in Four areas;
1) Autism Infromation & Resources
2) Social Awareness & Family Enhancement
3) Sports Instruction (including special needs)
. Omega Psi Phi
As a provider of infromation, resources, instruction and fundraising actvities; our mission is the cultivation of our youth interested in aquiring a deep passion for self, family and community. Our meaningful desire through sports, social events and personal enhancement rewards will be presented with LOVE, DEDICATION AND PASSION.
We want to positievely connect;
indiviuduals with families,
families with organizations and
organizations with businesses.
1. AUTISM INFORMATION & RESOURCES
Four U Academy Inc. will assist indivdidals and families in building educational, social and community information and resouces. Our goal is to SAFELY create successful members of society. By bringing an awareness and clearer understanding; schools, communities and families can better appreciate the impact individuals with ASD can have on our world.
* Inspire * Motivate * Encourage *
* IEP ADVOCAY * COMMUNITY RESOURCES * SUPPORT GROUPS
* AWARENESS TRAINING * AUTISM ALERT DECAL TRAININGS
* TRANSITION SUPPORT * EMPLOYMENT RESOURCES * ARD SUPPORT
* DUE PROCESS ASSISTANCE * PARENTING IDEAS
* DISCIPLINE STRATEGIES * SIBLING EDUCATION * SOCIAL EDUCATION
* SPORTS ACTIVTIES * RECREATIONAL ACTIVTIES * AND MORE..........
2. Social Awareness & Family Enhancemnt
Four U Academy Inc. Social Awareness & Family Enhncement (SAFE) provides individual, family and community learning sessions. These sessions are creatively designed to challenge your personal knowledge on youth, street and gang presentation. Our learning sessions prepare parents, educators, leaders, clergy, social workers and community residents with the creative and deceptive communication practices of todays young people. Many or our communities our in great need of strategic solutions to better communicate and serve our street influenced youth. Four U Academy Inc. has presented our unique training methods to many community professoinals in Los Angeles, Chicago and Detroit. We have worked with many national organizations including; Blacks in Government, the National Gang Crime Research Center, National Baptist Convention, Texas Head Start and The National Youth Diversity Group in Denver, Coloado.
We provide a better way to understand, communicate and build positive relationships with our youth negatively influenced by today society.
* Gang Awareness & Informational Training * Educational Advocacy * Disipline Strategies * College Readiness * Street Language * Gang/Street Fashion Appearl Identification * Special Events * Support Groups * IEP/Special Education Assistance * Talent Evaluation * Community Resouces * And More .......
3. Sports Instruction & Champions (Believe in Basketball)
Developmental , Competitive and Special Needs Athletes
Four U Academy Inc. provides individualzed developmental drills in football, basketball, baseball, golf and track. We will specialize in progressive conditioning and skill enhancement drills.
* Individualized Instruction (Sports Specfic) * Elite Team Competetion * Drills & Skills Development * Strength and Conditioning
* Individual Evaluation * And More .......
4. Fundraising Activities
Four U Academy will solicit funds from local, state and national resources on behalf of individuals, families and communities. We will partner with both for-profit and non-profit organizations for the benefit of youth and families. We in return may provide financial scholoarships of participation in sports and/or social enrichment activities.
"I attended 2 of your sessions, personally they were the best of all the conference. Your session on gangs and the NBA etc logos just blew my mind."
- Yolanda Rodriguez Texas Head Start
“Most coaches can teach basketball and motivate their players, but few are a dedicated as Coach Carmichael when it comes to leading a kid down the path to success in life".
-Cyndi DeCook – Parent
“Brent has a keen ability to identify strengths and areas of difficulty for each individual child in his care. He then used those observations as foundations to build real relationships”
-Rachel Scott – YWCA Director
“His knowledge base combined with his caring personality contributes to success in any environment”
-Kathy Oakland – College Professor
Brent is the best back up point guard in the CBA”
- Charley Rosen, Former CBA Coach -
For more information Contact Brent Carmichael, 4 U Academy Director at:
P.O. Box 292681 Lewisville, Texas 75029
A special thank you to Brad Settles for his support to the 4 U Academy website.