New Heights is a wellness and recovery center which is member-run and member-driven. Many of New Heights' staff members also identify as being in recovery.
New Heights offers classes, groups, and seminars that address every aspect of emotional and physical wellness. This holistic programming includes classes on food and nutrition, mindfulness, anger management, walking, and positive thinking. Each day, a community meeting is held for members and staff to come together to discuss announcements, issues, ideas and concerns.
New Heights uses a strengths-based, recovery-oriented approach that fuses cultural competency and trauma sensitivity. Members assist with program development based on need and request. Its facility has computers available where members can enhance their personal skills, search for jobs, create resumes and use social media. Members can also participate in outings to the beach, local restaurants, and movies.
60 West Street, Danbury, CT