PROGRAMS & SERVICES
VICTIM ADVOCACY & SUPPORT
We provide a variety of support services including emotional support, medical and legal accompaniment as well as information about community resources and options.
COMMUNITY OUTREACH & EDUCATION
Educational presentations are available free of charge to members of the community. Please scroll down to the Community Outreach section for more information.
VOLUNTEER TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT
New Directions Center offers a variety of programs and services that aim to support survivors of domestic and sexual violence and help facilitate their healing process as well as educating the community on the prevalent issue of sexual, emotional, and physical violence.
Below is a list of support services we can offer survivors of violence, whether it be counseling, emergency shelter, court advocacy or any other service you might need, we are here to help. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about our programs and services or are interested in utilizing our services. If you are interested in making a counseling appointment, please call 540-885-7273 ext. 102
If you are in a crisis situation and need emergency shelter, please call our hotline at 540-886-6800.
If you are in serious immediate danger, please call 911.
24-hour emergency hotline offered 365 days per year
Emotional Support Services (ESS)
Emergency shelter at a safe, confidential location
Emergency transportation, food, and clothing for victims of violence
Crisis intervention & safety planning
Information & referral to additional community resources
Individual case management and goal-setting sessions
Emergency medical accompaniment
Food pantry and clothing closet for clients
Spanish & Russian interpreting services available
New Directions Center, Inc. is dedicated to outreach and education concerning sexual, emotional, and physical violence. Educational presentations are available free of charge to members of the community, schools, civic organizations, service providers, faith communities, and workplaces upon request. Presentations can be customized to fit the needs and interests of the participants.
We provide presentations on the following subjects:
Domestic and sexual violence
New Directions Center's programs and services
Safety tips and safety planning
Healthy relationships versus unhealthy relationships
Sexual harassment and stalking