Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence
San Jose, California, USA
MissionAlthough the problem of domestic violence is complex, Next Door Solutions believes the solutions must be client-centered, community based, and engage diverse groups of community leaders, volunteers, donors, advocates and clients in order to create real solutions that eradicate domestic violence for good.
What We Do* Crisis Services: 24/7 Emergency Shelter and Hotline - women and children receive safe haven from abuse, and safety planning and other supportive services; callers seeking crisis counseling, vital information and referrals receive an immediate live voice response by a highly trained bilingual English/Spanish Advocate.
* Community and Systems Advocacy - clients receive peer counseling, safety plan development, legal advocacy, and assurance and comfort.
* Support Groups - Survivors connect and create a healing environment for each other through 16 groups throughout the county and virtually
* Self-Sufficiency Program - women empower themselves and enhance their financial independence and self-sufficiency through comprehensive, compassionate, woman-defined case management, workshops in financial literacy, job readiness, and educational advancement, and permanent housing.