The Center for New Beginnings Shelter & Services

Domestic Violence Support Group (DVSG) a group open to the community to provide individuals that are living in or have recently left an abusive situation with education, strength and support. DVSG meets on Mondays, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm. Childcare is provided. Contact New Beginnings at (740) 349-8719 with any questions.

RISE is a trauma treatment therapeutic group for individuals that have experienced domestic violence. The group is available to individuals in the community by appointment only and meets on Thursdays, 9:00 am - 10:30 am at New Beginnings. Contact Mandy Rechel, MSW, LISW at (740) 349-7066 x222.

New Beginnings also offers community-based services.

  • A 24-hour crisis phone line is available for community members who may have questions or concerns about domestic violence, and for those who are in immediate danger and in search of a safe home for themselves and their children. Please call (800) 686-2760.
  • Assistance with Civil Protection Orders and Stalking Orders.
  • The trained staff at New Beginnings also provides community education about violence and its impact on individual and family functioning (Community Education).
  • Community members can also find support at the weekly Domestic Violence Support Group.

For more information about our Programs at New Beginnings
contact Tricia Hufford, MSW, LSW at 740-349-8719.