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Homeward Bound of Marin: New Beginnings Center

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Homeward Bound of Marin: New Beginnings Center

New Beginnings Center (NBC) is an 80-bed dormitory style facility built on a decommissioned military base. NBC provides, basic health care, around-the-clock counseling, an on-site 12-step program, relapse prevention workshops, a dining room that serves three meals a day and other services as necessary to help residents move into and maintain long-term housing. Homeward Bound of Marin is a zero tolerance agency. New Beginnings Center provides five on-site vocational training programs: Fresh Starts culinary academy; janitorial and building maintenance; landscaping and garden maintenance; public works, and computer skills classes.


(415) 382-3363 x233



1399 N Hamilton Boulevard
Novato, CA 94949