In order to qualify for placement at Christy's Place, we have the following criteria:
- The waiting list is prioritized as follows: single women with children priority category 1; women who are victims of domestic violence priority 2; Nelson County residents priority category 3; anyone who falls outside of categories 1, 2, & 3 are placed on the waiting list in the order they are received.
- Must undergo a background clearance; we cannot place anyone who has been convicted of violent crimes, sexual assault, child abuse or arson.
- Must undergo an initial drug screening and agree to a drug screening upon suspision of use; Bethany Haven has a zero tolerance policy for drugs and alcohol use.
Christy's Place has 6 private bedrooms, 3 shared bathrooms, a shared kitchen, a shared living room and playroom and a resource center.
We welcome you to view our photo gallery and have a look inside our home.
At Christy's Place, we keep the pantry/refrigerators/freezers stocked, so no resident will have to worry about feeding themselves or their children. We provide laundry detergent, hygiene products, paper products, fresh sheets/pillow cases, pillows, blankets and towels and assist with clothes and shoes.
All adult residents are required to complete daily chores, which are designated by room and rotated each month or as needed.
We provide case management weekly and as needed for the following topics:
- Resume writing
- Employment applications
- House hunting & rental applications
- Peer counseling
We are also available for guidance in obtaining government benefits, such as food stamps and health insurance, filing disability, finding child care, enrolling a child in school and finding a medical doctor or counselor.
Please call (502) 349-8064 for more information.