About Global Transcendence

Global Transcendence (formerly Universal Healthcare Management Services Foundation), a family company, was established in 1999 by William F. Patterson (COO) and Terry Patterson, M.Ed. (CEO). Born out of their passion for service, Global Transcendence (GT) is committed to empowering children, youth and families to transcend adversity and achieve their fullest potential. We partner with families and other community organizations to provide comprehensive and community-based mental health services.

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Our Mission

Our mission is to break the cycle of homicides; transcend root causes such as poverty and learned helplessness; interrupt acts of retaliation; support healing for secondary victims; and increase resilience.

Global Transcendence fulfills this mission by offering wraparound community-based services for at-risk youth and young adults, their families and the community at large. Our goal is to equip these individuals with the means to successfully transcend life’s challenges and achieve personal development and career goals

Our Vision

Global Transcendence envisions future generations breaking the cycle of violence; overcoming poverty; and sustaining self-sufficiency. However, we recognize that today, a growing number of families around the world are drowning under waves of recurrent trauma and hardship. We want to offer these families a lifeline of comprehensive trauma-informed support to help them not merely stay afloat, but to rise above the rough waters of life. The following are the
9 Pillars of Transcendence:

  1. Youth & Young Adult Homicide Response
  2. Violence Interruption
  3. Mental & General Health Stabilization
  4. Education/Career Exploration
  5. Higher Learning/Workforce Development
  6. Job Creation
  7. Job Retention
  8. Credit Worthiness
  9. Home Acquisition

Our Goals

Our team ensures that each individual receives one-on-one support as they fulfill the 9 Pillars of Transcendence. Individuals will receive on-going:

  • Alumni support
  • Job placement and recidivism outreach
  • Long-term employment support
  • Independent living skills enhancement
  • Homeownership credit worthiness support

Our workforce development opportunities include not limited to:

  • IT Job Training
  • Farming and agriculture training
  • Culinary arts training

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