Staten Island, NY, December 8, 2015, Elaine Adevai, Executive Director of New Vista for Families, Inc., has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in nonprofit organization.
Ms. Adevai’s achievements have been largely fueled by her career as a psychologist. As the executive director of the New Vista for Families shelter on Staten Island, Ms. Adevai’s work is important to the lives of the families the facility assists. The shelter serves as a temporary home and counseling center for domestic abuse victims and their families. Ms. Adevai supervises the staff and offers counseling and therapeutic services. She also handles community outreach to raise donations, and helps the women and children that are referred to New Vista get back on their feet and find permanent housing.