Current & Future Channel Offerings
LifeGuides will try to find a trained and experienced Guide, in any of employee Life Challenge area, if the area does not require medical, legal or other licensing to provide guidance & empathetic support.

Parenting

There are about 12 million single parent families with children under age 18. More than 80% were headed by single mothers with two thirds working outside of home. One out of every 25 U.S. families with children have an adopted child. There are over 4 million births per year and 1.5 million to new mothers.

 

Life Challenge Channels™ include:

  • Parenting and Divorce

  • Birth of a First Child

  • Single Parenting

  • Adult Children

  • Foster Parents

  • Adoption

  • Special Needs Children

  • Step Children

Traumatic Events

There are as many as 43% of U.S. homes that are at a high risk or very high risk of natural disaster In 2017 there were over $300 Billion in damages in 2017 and millions forced from homes.

 

Life Challenge Channels™ include:

  • Natural Disasters

  • Mass Shootings

  • Personal Injury

  • Home Violations

Disease and Illness

Approximately 230 million Opioid prescriptions written by doctors. One out of four children in the U.S., or 15+ million children age 17 years and younger, suffer from a chronic health problem. One in four of your employees have an immediate family member with chronic mental illness (spouse, child, mother/father/in-laws, siblings.

 

Life Challenge Channels™ include:

End stage renal disease, Transplants, Rare Disease of loved on, Mental illness of a loved one, Chronic illness, Lyme Disease, Living with rare disease, Opiate addiction of a loved one, HIV/AIDS, Fibromyalgia, ALS Disease, Heart Disease, Diabetes, Hypertension, Immune issues, Multiple Schlerosis (MS), Lupus, Lou Gehrig's Disease, Parkinson"s Disease, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy-RSD, Migraine Headaches, Epilepsy, Osteoporosis, COPD, Crohn's Disease, A-FIB, genetic diseases, Blood disorders-sickle cell anemia, Celiac disease, Alopecia, Grave's Disease, Endometriosis, Psoriasis, Eczema, 
Arthritis, Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD): Ulcerative Colitis

Life Transition

Over 44 million men and women are between 50 and 59 years old in U.S.

45% adults over 50 are employed. Research shows purpose and life fulfillment lead to health and life longevity. There are approximately 1.2 million divorces each year with an average age of 42 for women and 45 for men

 

Life Challenge Channels™ include:

  • Life After 50

  • Retirement

  • Divorce

Caregiving

There are over 44 million caregivers in the United States. One in 5 employees are caring for a loved one and this is rapidly trending toward 1 in 3 employees. Thirty five percent of caregivers report health has worsened due to their responsibilities. Levels of depression, workday loss, peace of mind, and health impacts are often severe. More than half (53%) of Americans with at least one parent age 65 and older who requires some help say caring for their parents is stressful.

Life Challenge Channels™ include:

  • Family Caregiving

  • Dementia/Alzheimer’s of a Loved One

  • Aging Parent

Cancer

About 226,000 people are diagnosed with cancer each year. Lung Cancer is the number one cancer killer with 223,000 diagnosed and 156,000 deaths. Prostate Cancer and Colon Cancer have a combined number of 296,000 diagnoses and 76,000 deaths. Over 1 million will be considered ‘clear’ after a 5-year journey.

Life Challenge Channels™ include:

  • Cancer of a Child

  • Cancer of Loved one

  • Cancer of self

Grief and Loss

Eight million people suffered the death of someone in their immediate family last year. The Grief and Recovery Institute estimate the cost of grief in the workplace at over $75 Billion annually. One in 4 employees are grieving at any given time.

The prolonged emotional impact of grief, while a normal response and not an illness itself; can lead to multiple health consequences when unsupported.

Life Challenge Channels™ include:

  • Grieving Loss

  • Aging/Death of a Pet

Physical/Mental Challenges

Sixty-eight percent of all workers will, at some time, experience workplace problems severe enough to prevent them from coping with day‐to‐day duties.

Life Challenge Channels™ include:

  • Managing Stress

First Responders & Military/Armed Services

The U.S. Army has 490,046 active duty and 557,246 reserve and national guard. The U.S. Air Force has 309,339 active duty, 74,400 reserve, and 106,700 air national guard. The U.S. Navy has 326,046 active duty, and 107,115 reserve. Under the Department of the Navy, the U.S. Marines have 194,000 active duty and 40,000 reserve. The total size is approximately 2,204,892 counting both reserve and active duty of all branches.

Life Challenge Channels™ include:

  • Military

Coming Soon...

In addition to the Life Channels below, LifeGuides continues to improve it’s

offerings through the needs and requests of our clients. All channel requests

must meet our internal requirements for qualified Guides as long as the areas are

not related to medical, legal or other licensing requirements.

This is a list of our next 50 Life Challenge Channels™ to be addressed:

  • Vision Loss

  • Hearing Loss

  • Loss of a Job

  • Loving Someone with PTSD

  • Sexual orientation/transitions/LGBTQ

  • Menopause

  • HIV/AIDS Survivorship

  • Moving+Relocating

  • First Job out of College

  • Incarceration of a Loved One

  • Post-Incarceration Re-entry

  • Heart Attack/Surgery Recovery

  • Healthcare Decisions and Living Wills for Singles

  • Loss of a Limb/Amputee

  • Bullying & Your Child

  • Miscarriages / Infertility

  • New Career after Children

  • Loneliness

  • Dealing with a Disability / Serious Injury

  • Marriage/Family relationships

  • Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

  • Fitness and Nutrition

  • Fibromyalgia

  • Heart Disease

  • Anxiety

  • Survivor Guilt

  • Purposeful Living

  • Infidelity

  • Family Conflict

  • Empty Nesters

  • Long Distance Relationships

  • Stay at home Dads/Mom

  • Autoimmune Diseases

  • Immigration

  • Changing your eating lifestyle

  • Overweight and Obesity

  • Postpartum Support

  • Parenting Today with Technology

  • Parenting: Twins S

  • Botched Plastic Surgery

  • Birth Defects

  • Arthritis

  • TBI of a loved one

  • Migraine

  • Epilepsy/ Seizures

  • Car Accident

  • Drowning in Debt

  • Blended Families

Note: This list of Life Challenges is not in the exact order of launch. Over 20 new channels are in process. The launch sequence depends on the preferred customer demand.