HOUSING INITIATIVE

 

Brighter, Behavior, Choices Inc., NFP, provides a structural, alcohol and drug free environment.  Our rules, peer-led groups, certified staff activities are directed towards the maintenance of sobriety, reduction in the homeless & unemployment ratio and the prevention of recidivism. We stress the importance of becoming "Self- Sufficient"

No eligible woman will be turned away regardless of their ability to pay, race,color,creed, nationality and/or sexual orientation.

Eligibility

  • Individual suffering from a disease of Alcoholism,  Substance Use, and Mental Health Disorders 

  • Eligible age requirement is 21 and over

  • Homeless

  • Financially Challenge to Low-Income

  • Veterans

Referrals

 

We Accept Referrals From:

  • Licensed Treatment Recovery Facilities

  • Illinois Association of Extended Care (IAEC)

  • Community Assistance Programs

  • Department of Veterans Affairs and Administration

  • Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC)

Services

 

Free Housing Sponsored by the Illinois Department of Human Services Division of Substance Use Prevention & Recovery (SUPR) 

  • Transportation 

  • Recovery Coaching

  • Recovery Skills

  • Peer Coaching

  • Spiritual Support

  • Enhancement of Employment Coaching and Referrals

  • Financial Literacy Workshops (Marquette Bank) 

  • Criminal Background Awareness

  • Recreational Development

  • Continuum of Care

Initiatives

 

We offer a new beginning for non-violent individuals transitioning back into society.  The collaborative forces provide comprehensive housing, counseling,  and advocacy. As a team we help and encourage one to successfully re-integrate into society productively, socially and financially.

 

The length of residency is 1 day -18 months. Our Recovery Supportive Services (RSS) will reduce recidivism, foster long term sobriety, and lift barriers by using forms of holistic, therapeutic and realistic care .

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House Rules

 

Must be Alcohol & Drug Free

Open minded & willing to "Change"

Obey House Rules and Policy & Procedures

Team - Players / Role Models