Roberta, a single, 30 year-old, high school graduate, was four and a half months pregnant with her second child when she enrolled into the New Choices program. Read about her journey towards a more positive future. …Read More >
How InStepp Empowers Women to Succeed
Here are testimonials from some of our clients who made positive changes in their lives after receiving long-term support from one of our programs. The names of the clients have been changed to protect their confidentiality.
Miriyam is a 69 year-old, separated, high school graduate and Legal Permanent Resident (LPR) from Peru with very basic English skills. Due to her limited English and lack of knowledge of the area in which she lived, Miriyam’s life basically revolved around her home and grandchildren. She was afraid to leave her house. Read how the Nueva Vida program helped her to gain …Read More >
Paula, a hard working immigrant from Mexico with an 8th grade education and six children under the age of 18, was 33 years old when she was referred to Nueva Vida by a local domestic violence shelter. Paula and her children had left her abuser, escaping with nothing. She immediately received the help and support she needed from InStepp to get back on her feet. In the …Read More >
April was a 52 year old female, recently separated, with one child under the age of 17 at the time she enrolled into the New Choices program. Download her story of transformation in her own words below. …Read More >
Marsha, a 44 year old mother of one, had no clue that her charming husband of two years was an abusive and threatening man. Read how she was able to create a better life for herself and her daughter with the support of InStepp. …Read More >
Lisa, a 36 year old single female, arrived here in Durham from Georgia where she had moved the previous year to recover from an abusive relationship. Hear how her life improved due to New Choices. …Read More >