Family Education Initiative

Family Education Initiative

Is a multi-service, non-profit organization created to improve the quality of life for youth, families, and communities through prevention strategies and services, leadership development, training, education, and research on proven methodologies to live a healthy and successful life.

What we do best.

Prevention Program

Substance abuse within our communities is an epidemic that is plaguing our youth. Through proven methodologies and life coaching best practices our educational programs use peer mentoring and community based prevention activities to prevent substance abuse.

Community Engagement

Positive change comes from within the community. We work collaboratively with local leaders and stakeholders to execute dynamic programs that positively impact the communities health in areas most dire.

Life Coaching

Our Director, Gale Wilkins, is a member of the International Coaching Federation, Family Life Coaching Association, and certified by North Carolina State University’s Graduate Family Life Coach program.


Our team of licensed professionals provide training to stakeholders such as school staff, law enforcement, families, and community leaders that covers a myriad of topics regarding life coaching, prevention, mental health, and more. Ask us about how we can training can help your organization.



Life Coach

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Our Focus

Family Education Initiative uplifts rural and underserved communities across the state of North Carolina using Life Coaching practices. Assisting individuals, organizations, and families to accomplish specific goals or to improve their lives. Through training and dynamic programming we can teach the best life coaching practices, ask us how we can help your organization.


Who we are.

Family Education Initiative is a woman owned non-profit organization composed of a diverse team with extensive experience working with individuals, youth, families, communities, faith-based, governments, education institutions, and federal agencies.


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Phone: (919) 824-7528