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On every page on this site, in this spot there is an escape button.This button when clicked, will immediately take you away from this website and will lead to a Google search for "weather". Please use this button if you must close this website quickly, for example if someone whom you would prefer not to see you on this site, walks into the room.


Unless you delete your web history, a computer-savvy person will still be able to see that you have visited this site - even if you close this webpage.

 

For instructions on how to delete your history please read:

Deleting Your Web History


If you are in immediate danger, please call 911. 


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OUR SERVICES / WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

ALL OF OUR SERVICES ARE FREE AT NEW DIRECTIONS!

They include the following:


Counseling and Related Services

  • * Individual and family crisis intervention
  • * Individual and family counseling
  • * Drug and alcohol education and referral
  • * Safety planning
  • * Domestic violence education
  • * Life planning
  • * Mental health issues assistance
  • * Buddy-2-Buddy Program support
  • * Follow up

Emergency Shelter
We offer short-term emergency shelter to individuals (18 years of age or older) and their dependent children when they are in imminent physical danger from domestic violence.

 

Housing Assistance

  • * Homeless shelter referral
  • * General housing referral
  • * Section 8 housing referral
  • * Senior housing referral

Criminal Justice Support and Advocacy

  • * Assistance with legal and law enforcement issues
  • * Assistance filing protective orders
  • * Assistance filing police reports
  • * Indiana Victims Compensation education
  • * Assistance filing for Indiana Victim Compensation
  • * Legal aid referral
  • * Legal referrals
  • * Court advocacy
  • * Court accompaniment
  • * Legal accompaniment
  • * Legal issues support
  • * Emergency legal advocacy

 

Emergency Financial Assistance

  • * Financial counseling
  • * Financial assistance referrals

 

Personal Advocacy and Assistance

  • * Client advocacy
  • * Child advocacy
  • * Food stamp filing assistance
  • * Unemployment filing assistance
  • * Social Security filing assistance
  • * Medicaid filing assistance
  • * Resume writing assistance
  • * Job search assistance
  • * Child visitation assistance
  • * Childcare referrals
  • * Education advocacy
  • * Clothing donations
  • * Food donations
  • * Furniture donations
  • * Household items donations
  • * Prescription discount coupons
  • * New Directions library book loans
  • * Pet boarding service referral

 

 

Referrals to Local and Regional Agencies

  • * Child Care referral
  • * Adult Protective Services referral
  • * Child Protective Services referral
  • * Physician referral
  • * Mental Health referral
  • * 211 referral
  • * Human Services referral
  • * Agape referral
  • * Church referral
  • * Catch a Ride referral
  • * Bread of Life referral
  • * YMCA referral
  • * Township Advisory Board referral