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Life Is Worth Living- Project Fresh Start, Inc

This is a 501c3 Non-Profit Organization

Life is Worth Living

Project Fresh Start meets its mission through these programs and initiatives:

  • Assist the Fayetteville Cumberland County DA's Office with Annual Expungement Clinics.

  • Provide referral information for Housing, Education, Employment and Vocational Programs.



Our mission is to educate, inspire and encourage people with criminal histories, personally and professionally by assisting in empowerment through collaborations with other business entities.


Homeless Outreach

With our organization’s mission always in mind, we strive to find new strategies for dealing with this challenge. Homeless Outreach is something that we take very seriously, and our team is working each and every day to make a positive impact. Contact us to learn more about our commitment to this cause.

Who Do We Serve

Cumberland County residents over the age of 18 who do not qualify for expungement and have had an encounter with the criminal justice system, as well as who have been impacted by incarceration and felony convictions.


About Us

Life Is Worth Living- Project Fresh Start, has been a part of the Fayetteville/Cumberland County Community for over 10 years. Assisting people with the resources to rebuild their lives and families while dealing with under-employment, homelessness, education barriers and financial hardship as a result from incarceration and felony backgrounds.


The time is always right to do the right thing.” “If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way.” “Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle.”

                         Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


Can I register to Vote if I have a criminal record?

A person convicted of a felony temporarily loses his or her citizenship rights in North Carolina. However, an individual's rights are automatically restored after he or she finishes his or her sentence, including any probation or parole. An individual can simply register to vote like any other citizen. If an individual registered before his or her conviction, he or she will need to register again.

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Job Seekers, Employers, Resources & Services

Through our Community Development, we have the potential to make a real and positive change in the community. This is one of our key areas of focus here at Life Is Worth Living- Project Fresh Start, Inc, and a source of much success for our Non-Profit Organization. Get in touch with us today and see how you can lend a helping hand with this program.

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Who is FMHA?

The mission of Fayetteville Metropolitan Housing Authority (FMHA) is to meet our community’s housing needs by providing decent, safe and affordable housing.  It is our goal to promote self-sufficiency, personal growth and neighborhood revitalization by maximizing our resources and maintaining the fiscal veracity of this agency.  It is FMHA’s belief that housing is a basic right and the substance for a successful life.  We are committed to serving the Fayetteville community in a manner that demonstrates professionalism, care and consideration.

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Who is Cumberland County Communicare?

We are a multi-faceted community mental health and substance abuse treatment provider that serves individuals ages 6 to 99 and their families in a variety of programs and services. CommuniCare offers a full continuum of services for children and adults. If you need help with early interventions for youth misconduct including undisciplined/truancy/delinquency issues, adult and children's mental health, substance abuse, youth gang interventions, case management, clinical assessments, psychological testing and court or diversion services, we're here for you.