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About Us

Hope's Door New Beginning Center (HDNBC) provides intervention and prevention services to individuals and families affected by domestic violence and provides education programs that enhance the community's capacity to respond.
HDNBC is a nonprofit agency serving Collin County specializing in trauma-informed intervention and prevention services for all members of a family affected by domestic abuse - from victim to perpetrator. Hope's Door was established in 1986 as a crisis hotline. Now services include 24-hour hotline, emergency shelter, transitional housing, counseling for adults and children, legal advocacy and services for abusers. In 2016 the agency merged with New Beginning Center serving northern Dallas County.

Rep/Contact Info

Mary Elaine Benton
Development Director
  • Phone: (469) 969-7125
Christina Coultas, MSSW
  • Phone: (972) 422-2911
Christy Gunter Sim
Director of Client Services
  • Phone: (972) 422-2911
Ms. Bhuvana Kannan
Director of Finance
  • Phone: (972) 422-2911
Meliza Trevino
Finance Assistant
  • Phone: (972) 422-2911