New Beginnings ,  a Tampa Florida based  non-profit  Public Charity 501(c)(3)was founded in 1998 by Dr. Tom Atchison.  This unique “life recovery” program succeeds by incorporating established clinical approaches with the spiritual dynamic and work based job training. The goal of New Beginnings is to bring people from all walks of life who have lost their way through addictions, homelessness and other life challenges off the streets and into recovery, job training and successful re-entry into society. New Beginnings attaches great value to helping battered lives guiding the helpless and hopeless to a better life.