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A Safe – Confidential Residence for Drug and Alcohol Recovery in St. Petersburg – Florida

A New Direction for Women and Men™ Overview

A New Direction for Women and Men™  (AND™)
…Giving back to our community one day at a time.

Our mission:

To provide a structured and nurturing environment in order to empower residents to remain abstinent from all mind or mood altering substances including alcohol, while increasing client self-respect and the ability to live a self-sufficient, productive life.

Our vision:

Healing, physically, emotionally, mentally and spiritually, occurs one day at a time- sometimes quickly, sometimes slowly and more assuredly in a homelike, structured supportive environment.
Our residents are required to attend 12-step meetings as well as in-house information sessions that are recovery centered. We provide: Structure, Three meals a day, On-site staff members, Laundry facilities/linens, Recovery support referrals to entitlement programs and Recovery resources, On-site physician and psychiatrist visits, Free HIV testing, Job search, resume and interview technique training, Securing Assurance telephone and EBT assistance, Cable and internet, and Random urinalysis, assistance in obtaining monthly PSTA transportation passes for the cost of two all day passes.

Our goal:

To give our residents the necessary tools that are needed to maintain their recovery, regardless of their life’s circumstances.

To assist with our mission and our goals in providing the basic necessities for our New Direction Recovery residents, we ask you to become involved in any way that feels comfortable. Please click here to see the many avenues available in which you can assist this community organization.

AND™ has 34 beds that accommodate both men and women in our main facility. The AND™’s satellite woman’s home has an 8-bed capacity as does the men’s satellite home. We offer a structured environment to assist our residents in a full and secure recovery atmosphere from their addiction in order to take their life in a new direction.