In His Hands is a faith based discipleship recovery house for women. The program is approximately 8-12 months long. The program is to teach teach women how to live a Godly life style, have healthy relationships and how to build a relationship with God. Women will learn their identity and destiny as they build their relationship with God. This program is for women who have life issues such as addictions and abuse that keep them from moving forward in life.
The house will hold up to a total of 5 women. The house is not peer ran, meaning staff remains with the women during the day, and in the evening and weekends. There are two live in House Mothers oversee the activates of the house when the Director is away. The women are expected to attend the in house bible studies that are held daily and to attend the scheduled activities in the evening. Also the women are expected to attend weekly appointments to discuss their thoughts, behaviors and goals. This gives the women the one on one time that is needed. The program has 4 levels.
- LEVEL ONE
Level one is 4 – 6 weeks long. During this time the women are in need of rescue!! During this time period they have very little communication with the outside world. They are allowed 1 phone call a day with immediate approved family. At this time no visits or mail are allowed. This helps the women to not be distracted and to refocus their minds and hearts.
- LEVEL TWO
Rehabilitation – Level two is 10-12 weeks long. On this level women, can use the house phone during their free time and can see approved family members. The women are assigned a mentor on this level as well.
- LEVEL THREE
Re-introduce life at approximately 4 months. – Level three is 10-12 weeks long. On this level women are beginning to become stable. On this level the women begin to look for employment and they are taught how to budget their money. On this level the women may have their children for overnight visit on the weekends. Also they are allowed to leave the house with another woman in the program. Women who are employed will pay a program fee and a portion of this program fee will be held for them to use when they graduate to help with moving them into their own home.
- LEVEL FOUR
Restored – On this level woman are very stable! Communication skills have developed and they are beginning to be comfortable in the outside world. They have been employed for at least three months and are keeping to a budget. They have developed healthy relationships in the community. After completing this level 4 the women graduate! We will use the held funds from their employment to help them move into their own place.