In 2007, President George W. Bush signed into law the Second Chance Act of 2007 (H.R. 623) which authorizes $362 million dollars to expand assistance for people currently incarcerated, returning to their communities after incarceration, and children with parents in prison.
I Believe In You, Inc. (IBIU) through our Ex-Offender Reintegration Program utilizes the resources and experiences of our partnerships with universities, colleges, churches, businesses, government agencies, community organizations, and faith-based institutions, to provide comprehensive prevention/intervention services for Ex-Offenders via a 7-week readjustment training program.
Our Vision: To provide programs and services for Houston’s ex-offender population.
Our Mission: Through innovative programming, help ex-offenders reshape their lives, reach their goals, and make successful transition into community life.
Core Values: Responsibility, Religious Balance, Diversity and Unity thru Faith.
Ex-Offender Reintegration Programs:
• Readjustment Counseling
• Life Coaching
• Business Communications
• Job Skills
• Financial Management
• “Green” Job Skills
Youth Development – Boys & Girls (ages 6-18)
• Community Outreach
• Health Education
• Sex Education from a Christian viewpoint
• Gang Intervention
• Tutoring & General Education Preparation
Military veterans and homeless persons are welcome to enroll in our program.
Avery L. Ayers
CEO of I.B.I.U