Application for Women’s Center

Application Process

We hope this information is helpful in making a decision regarding Diane’s House. The following steps must be completed before admission into Diane’s House of St. Louis. Please take the necessary time to carefully read over all the material, completely fill out the application, and sign all forms, including witness signatures.

Note: Applicants must be at least 18 years old. Prospective applicants over 39 years old should call before submitting an application. Applicants must also demonstrate adequate emotional and mental stability to participate cooperatively in a group living situation.

Step 1

Download the application and student handbook.

Step 2

Please take the necessary time to carefully read over all the material, completely fill out the application, and sign all forms including witness signatures.

Step 3

Return the completed application and forms with all required signatures to Diane’s House including the initial non-refundable $100.00 application fee. We prefer money orders rather than personal checks. Make money orders payable to Diane’s House of St. Louis.

Step 4

After allowing time for the application to arrive at Diane’s House, the applicant must personally contact Paula Kersten to set up an appointment for an interview. Paula may be contacted on weekdays between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Interviews may be conducted by phone or in person, depending on your current circumstances.

If you are currently incarcerated and have restricted access to phone privileges, please have a family member or your attorney serve as a contact person on your behalf. Do not wait for us to contact you. You or your representative must contact Diane’s House.

Step 5

All applicants prescribed psychiatric medication must undergo an assessment with Steve May, a Licensed Professional Counselor, before the admission application can be approved. There is a non- refundable fee of $150 for this assessment, and checks should be made payable to Steve May. Mr. May is not employed by Adult & Teen Challenge of St. Louis, and cannot be contacted through our office. The best way to contact Steve May is via email at steve@maypsychotherapy.com or at 314.347.8250.

Step 6

Pending approval, an arrival date will be set depending on available bed space.

Step 7

An additional non-refundable $400.00 admission fee will be required upon arrival at Diane’s House of St. Louis. Please make checks payable to Diane’s House of St. Louis.

Other Notes

If you have any questions or need further information, contact Paula Kersten at 314.352.0056 or by email at paula@dianeshousestl.com.

Contact Adult & Teen Challenge of St. Louis, Diane's House

Phone: 314.352.0056
Fax: 636.677.2818

2833 All Gods Children Dr.,
High Ridge, MO  63049