Safe Transitional Living Facility
We create an environment based on safety, respect, and dignity. Our highly skilled staff exercises due diligence to interact professionally and respectfully with women in performing standard protocols and actions that do not intentionally worsen their traumatic experiences. We hold the women accountable for their behavior while helping them heal and truly rehabilitate. Our comprehensive case management system of approach addresses the complex needs of women and we involve them in case planning with respect to their rights to prioritize which needs to address.
- Substance abuse /trauma counseling and referral service
- Spiritual support
- Employment readiness
- Life skills classes (budgeting, parenting, telephone etiquette)
- Anger management
- Health and fitness (nutritional class, physical education, and mental health)
- Educational assistance (GED, vocational, higher learning)
- Recreational activities
- Parenting education
Our programs and services are designed with our residents in mind and we require their total participation and cooperation to achieve the expected outcome: make a safe and successful reentry into the community.
Is there an age requirement for admission into your program?
Yes. We accept eligible applicants of age 19-45.
Are children allowed to stay in the home with their mother?
While we encourage family reunification, our services are designed for women. Families are allowed approved visitation rights.
Is there an admission fee?
No. However, once you begin working, you will save 75% of your weekly or bi-weekly earnings in your resident savings account to use when you move into independent living. The remaining 25% will be used for personal needs.
Am I allowed to receive mail?
Yes. All mail is opened in the presence of a staff member.
Is it mandatory to remain in the program for 18 months?
Admission into our program is voluntary. However, there might not be an available bed due to supply and demand should you desire to return.
Am I allowed to use a personal cell phone?
Cell phones may be a distraction to your progress. Cell phone privileges are based on your level in the program.
Is smoking allowed on the premises?
Smoking is prohibited. We are a Christ-centered organization and we uphold the principle of honoring our bodies as the temple of God.