Individual & Family Counseling

Adults - anxiety, stress, depression, loss, grief, relationship problems, divorce, adult ADD, post-traumatic stress, and adjustment to life changes.

Couples - pre-marital counseling; marital problems including adjustment issues, decision-making, communication, handling conflict; and marriage enrichment.

Child / Adolescent -adjustment issues, depression, loss, divorce, child abuse, ADHD, school problems, peer pressure, self-esteem and behavior problems.

Family - parenting, step-parenting, family conflict, support through a family crisis, adjustment problems, illness and death.

First Step Domestic
Violence Services

Provides a range of
specialized services to
victims of domestic violence and
their children; works to increase
community awareness and
end the problem of
domestic violence in
our community.

24 hour Crisis Assistance
Support and Counseling
Domestic Violence Assessment
Court Advocacy / Accompaniment
Victim Support Group / Life Skills Class
Mate Abuser Treatment (MAT) Group
Community Education / Training

Shelter for Battered Women -Provides a safe home and compassionate understanding to women and children victimized by domestic violence. Is open to victims 365 days, day or night. No fee for services.

Credit Counseling Services - Provides confidential financial couseling to reduce the stress of credit problems, resolve debt problems & regain financial stability.

Comprehensive Financial Analysis
Budget Counseling
Debt Management Program
Consumer Information
Housing Counseling
Pre & Post Bankruptsy Counseling
NC Foreclosure Prevention Fund

Community Education - Our staff provides educational presentations, training, and workshops to the community, including businesses, churches, schools, law enforcement agencies and other groups on a variety of topics related to family issues and our services.