New Directions Sober Living- The Ellsworth home
135 Beardsley St, Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014, USA
Certification: Not Certified
Sober House Description:
New Directions Addiction Recovery Services is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose mission is to support the process of recovery from substance abuse and addiction.
Our vision for carrying that mission forward is to provide a broad network of much-needed services for those in recovery, and address substance abuse and addiction through advocacy, treatment, and continued support. Each of these areas is overseen by a director on NDARS’s Board of Directors.
New Directions operates 3 homes in Crystal Lake; The Ellsworth home serves 11 male residents, the Lincoln home serves 5 female residents and the Tile Line home serves 8 male residents. Not only do these homes gives 24 residents a safe and stable living environment, but also provides services that help them integrate back into the community and further develop themselves in meaningful ways.
Case managers will work to help them build a resume, reclaim a lost driver’s license, pay off outstanding court fees, and more. They also get to participate in regular outings and events at The Other Side, the New Directions sober bar, to help them become part of a supportive social group.
Sober Living Home Operator Information:
Phone: (779) 220-0336