CLIENT STORIES

Brian

Octavia

Brian is a 54 year old Army veteran who came to our Permanent Supportive Housing program after years of homelessness. His journey is one of perseverance and dedication to improving his health and his life. 

Octavia came to the Day Support Services Center for help while experiencing homelessness in 2015. She is now housed in our Veterans Housing Program, and is getting her certification to become an estethics instructor, one of her life goals after 20 years of experience in cosmetology.

Harry

Raymond

Harry is a graduate of our Permanent Supportive Housing program. He overcame homelessness and is now living independently in senior housing. 

Raymond struggled with substance abuse for over 20 years and was homeless for four years before finding North Side Housing. A stable home has helped him find balance in his life and the opportunity to connect with his family. He is a proud grandfather to two wonderful girls.