While there is no cost to participate in the program, there are income limitations. If you have income, you must present verification of income and it must be at or below the limitations as listed in the table below (in accordance with family size):
Family Size Annual Income Monthly Income
One Person $18,200 $1,517
Two People $20,800 $1,733
Three People $23,400 $1,950
Four People $25,950 $2,163
Five People $28,050 $2,338
✓ You must be at least 18 years old to apply for the program.
✓ If you require detoxification, the NLP does not conduct detox nor arrange for it. Detox must be arranged and accomplished prior to intake by the applicant.
✓ Applicants who are inebriated will not be interviewed. You may be UA’d or given a breathalyzer test.
✓ You cannot be involved in a romantic relationship. Participants in this program must be willing and able to devote their full attention to their own growth and healing while in the program. They must be willing to terminate or suspend any active romantic relationships at the time of admittance to the program and agree to not initiate any romantic relationships while in the program.
✓ A thirty-day FOCUS PERIOD begins upon entry into the program.
o Inform Program Manager of any prior scheduled appointments.
o Program Manager approval required for any phone calls, outside appointments, or visitors.
o Have enough prescription medication to last Focus Period.
✓ The New Life Program (NLP) is an 8-12 month residential recovery program. No outside employment or schooling while participating in the NLP. Employment/education may be authorized during the last phase or as approved by Program Manager.
✓ Our program is Christian based. Although non-Christians are welcome, all clients are expected to attend a Christian Church, Bible studies, and other Christian activities.
✓ ALL pending legal issues (court dates, etc.), with the exception of CPS-related matters, should be resolved prior to consideration for acceptance into the program. Outstanding warrants may prohibit acceptance – these legal issues need to be resolved or discussed with Program Manager prior to admittance.
✓ CPS-involved applicants are accepted on a case-by-case basis. If CPS/court requirements prohibit full participation in the program, we cannot accept applicant.
✓ The program requires a considerable amount of reading and writing. If you are unable to read and comprehend adequately, this program may not fit your needs.
✓ Medical and psychological diagnosis may or may not be an issue for admittance. Each is handled on an individual basis. Some diagnoses are beyond the scope of the NLP to accommodate.
✓ All medications must be disclosed and turned into staff upon admission.
✓ Any applicant taking prescription narcotics, Methadone, or Suboxone will not be accepted.
✓ All applicants must be willing to submit to a UA/breathalyzer on the day of intake.
✓ You must agree to a Washington State Patrol criminal background investigation. A criminal history will not suspend you from application or acceptance to the program. Level 2 and 3 sex offenders are NOT eligible for our program.
✓ There must be full and honest disclosure on this application.
✓ Children living with you must be in school or daycare. We do not provide daycare and you must be able to participate in all elements of the program.
✓ New Life Program Participants purchase and prepare their own food in fully furnished kitchens, so food stamps or adequate income required to meet food needs.
✓ Required ID, Social Security Card, and Medical Insurance information. Please notify Program Manager if you do not have these items.