Stories

A Family’s Hard Work Pays Off

2018-10-29T15:03:22+00:00

The Sawyer family is a profound example of just how important a stable home is for a family. This family with five children became homeless when dad lost his job. They lived in their car and camped in the state park through the summer, but as weather cooled, they knew they needed to find [...]

A Family’s Hard Work Pays Off2018-10-29T15:03:22+00:00

Sofia’s Story

2018-10-29T16:52:43+00:00

Sofia came to SSHA as a single mother with three children, escaping domestic violence.  She fled her abuser with her children, taking no possessions. She and the children lived on the street for a period, resorting to theft for food. Her English skills were limited and she lived in fear that her abuser would locate her.  When she [...]

Sofia’s Story2018-10-29T16:52:43+00:00