New Horizons

New Horizons is a 24-hour non-profit organization that has been providing service to those impacted by domestic or intimate partner violence for 40 years. From a 24-hour hotline and emergency shelter to court advocacy and groups and programs for the community, we are dedicated to helping to find solutions for those who experience domestic violence. Learn more about domestic violence (DV) or Intimate Partner Violence (IPV).

For more information on the New Horizons program, please contact Tajae Sergeon, Program Manager, 959.282.5606 ([email protected])

New Horizons Contacts

Tajae Sergeon, Program Manager, 959.282.5606 ([email protected])

Alyssa Martin, Community Outreach Advocate, 959.333.7636 ([email protected])

Tara Zimmerman, Adult Advocate ([email protected])

Valarie Smith, Rapid Rehousing Advocate, ([email protected])

Ana Aderca Victim Advocate ([email protected])

Belmarys Barreto, Adult Advocate ([email protected])

Joanna Cruz, Adult Advocate ([email protected])

Lashanda Dove, Adult Advocate ([email protected])

Donika Freeman, Family Advocate ([email protected])

Brandi Kennedy, Adult Advocate ([email protected])



The National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-799-7233

Women & Families Center assists with sexual assault crisis services in Meriden, Middletown, and New Haven.

1-888-999-5545 (English)

1-888-568-8332 (En Espanol)

WFC Direct – (203) 235-4444