The Shelter Next Door – A 24/7 emergency shelter that provides safe housing and crisis counseling for women and their children.
Housing First Program – Next Door Housing First Program is focused on prevention of homelessness and helping survivors stay housed.
HomeSafe in San Jose and Santa Clara – addressing the need for long-term housing and support services for victims and their children
Crisis and Community Support
24/7 Hotline – Crisis counseling, information and referrals. Translation services available.
If you are being abused, call our hotline 24/7 at 408-279-2962.
Walk-In Crisis Counseling – Crisis Advocates help with safety plans, risk assessments, resources, legal advocacy, referrals, and emergency services. We provide resources to community services that address hunger, homelessness, and health needs that allow survivors to rebuild their lives in a sustainable way.
CalWORKs – An embedded advocate provides outreach, safety planning, risk assessments, information, and referrals to Next Door Solutions and other community agencies.
Guidance and Workshops – Job Readiness, Financial Management, Education
When women stay or return to violent relationships, it is because the situation is complex. Many have been out of the workforce and are financially dependent on their abusers.
Weekly Self-Sufficiency Group – Wednesdays from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Topics are related to self-care and personal development.
Kids Club – A space for kids who have experienced or witnessed trauma to just be kids.
For children living with their moms at our two HomeSafe sites, and to engage children for the time their moms are participating in their own support group, we provide fun and engaging educational activities. Art, reading and storytelling, homework help, health and nutrition and more are offered in a safe, inviting, and consistent environment helps promote positive play.
Drop-In Support Groups – We help build resilience and self esteem while helping to minimize the damaging long-term effects that prevent people from living healthy, productive lives. We recognize the strengths of each participant and cultivate in them the means to recognize and develop those personal strengths.