New Horizons Offers:
- 24-hour Crisis Lines
- Hospital Accompaniment
- Support and Empowerment Groups
-Referrals to Appropriate Agencies
- Crisis and Supportive Counseling
-Options to Crisis Needs
All Services are Free and Confidential
"Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip-toe if you must, but take the step."
Domestic Violence Awareness Month takes place in October. During this month, victim advocates, related professionals, survivors of abuse, their loved ones, and the surrounding community gather to honor the lives lost to domestic violence, the survivors of it, and to educate others on the importance of spreading awareness.
In April, Sexual Assault Awareness Month is recognized. During this month, victim advocates, related professionals, survivors of abuse, their loved ones, and members of the surrounding community come together to raise public awareness about sexual assault and educate communities and individuals about sexual violence prevention.
Human Trafficking Prevention Month takes place every January. This month is designed to educate the public about human trafficking and their involvement in preventing and responding to it.
Teen dating violence affects millions of young people in the United States. Dating violence can take place in person, online, or through technology. It is a type of intimate partner violence that can include the following types of behavior:
Teen dating violence profoundly impacts lifelong health, opportunity, and wellbeing. Unhealthy relationships can start early and last a lifetime. The good news is violence is preventable, and we can all help young people grow up violence-free.
Teen dating violence is common. Data from CDC’s Youth Risk Behavior Survey in 2019 indicate that among U.S. high school students who reported dating during the 12 months before the survey:
Our mission is to serve people in crisis from domestic and sexual violence, promote self-sufficiency and independence and work to eliminate these issues in our community.
Fund our mission to serve people in domestic and sexual violence, promote self-sufficiency, and independence and work to eliminate these issues in our community.