Johnathan left home over four years ago to get away from a dysfunctional and abusive family. Today he is excited about his peaceful new home, his independence and the endless possibilities now within his reach!
“In October 2013, I came to Bethesda Center feeling sad, hurt and disappointed. I had lost my job. I had nowhere to go. The first night I stayed here, I met a lot of friends and the staff treated me well. The more I heard, the more I felt they were part of my family […]
“Give me a chance and I’ll run with it” says Ms. Redmon. Formerly homeless, Sharon currently serves as a dedicated advocate for the homeless community.
Slim dropped out of school at 16 and spent his time doing odd jobs at fast food restaurants and handyman jobs, drinking and partying.
Bruce Turner was sixteen when a family tragedy forced him to turn to drugs, and run away from home. Street life was harsh – years rolled by, and one night, he was shot in the face and robbed. Next thing he remembers is waking up in the hospital with a disfigured face…