steve perry*TV One is making it happen with some great new programming.

The latest addition includes a documentary series created by renowned educator Dr. Steve Perry, “Save My Son.”

The heartfelt production sheds light on the African American experience, dealing with socio-economic issues and young men in the community.

It’s a compilation of tales of families who struggle to save their sons lost to terrible influences and the pull of the streets.

Viewers can expect a colorful in depth look into the lives of these young men, as the cameras follow them into their shadow lifestyle that threatens a prosperous future.

Each episode will include an intervention with Perry and a celebrity mentor will lend some healing words and points of learning.

“We have hit rock bottom. Our sons are dying of every disease, suffering from every academic, social and emotional trauma at rates that have never been recorded,” said Perry. “The only thing left to do is to fight like hell to save our sons.”

“Save My Son” premieres September 26 at 9 p.m. on TV One.