Your Life Matters Empowerment Alliance Services range from speaking tours, workshops and seminars, martial arts classes, an after-school educational and recreational program, and counseling services through a Joint Venture Partnership Program. For more details on each of our services, please click on the desired page to learn more.
The primary purpose of our speaking tours is for the C. E. O. & Founder of Your Life Matters Empowerment Alliance, Colleen Burns, to share her story of her bullying experiences and how martial arts has helped improve and evolve her from those experiences.
Workshops and Seminars will be conducted by the Chair and Committee Director of Training Seminars, Stephen Niamke and his assistants. The primary purpose of our workshops and seminars is to educate and develop programs for bullying awareness and prevention.
When the funds, building and / or space becomes available, martial arts classes will be offered as part of our after-school program. The primary purpose of these classes provide basic self-defense techniques to deter bullying.
The primary purpose of our Joint Venture Partnership Program is to provide resources throughout the community for bullied victims and the family to go to for counseling, whether it be in one of our inside offices of Your Life Matters Empowerment Alliance Community Centers, or in a counseling service center.