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    March 8, 2019

    Picture and name have been hidden for respect to our client. 

    KH is a 52-year-old African American man who was referred to the Assertive Engagement program by the Criminal Justice Resource Center. KH lived in transitional housing with the Criminal Justice Resource Cente...

    February 28, 2019

    Picture and name have been hidden for respect to our client. 

    DA is a 30-year-old white man who has struggled for years with the overwhelming destruction of addiction. DA has been on this path since his early teens. At a young age, DA knew that he was gay, and this made...

    February 22, 2019

    Picture and name have been hidden for respect to our client. 

    Mr. J. Cook is a 60-year-old man who had been living in an inoperable van parked outside of an auto garage where he worked. During winter months Mr. Cook ran an extension cord from the garage to the van to po...

    February 13, 2019

    G. Lennon was a 28-year-old homeless man who made a decision that changed the course of his life. After an altercation with a friend, Gary was put in jail, which caused him to spend months separated from his daughter. Just before his release Gary was referred to Housin...

    February 1, 2019

    Mr. Hatchett has been homeless since February 2017. He enrolled in our Assertive Engagement (AE) program in June 2018 and worked diligently with Betty Ellis, our AE Peer Support Specialist, to locate housing. Despite his homeless status, Mr. Hatchett was able to secure...

    January 21, 2019

    Christopher's story from homelessness to master electrician and meeting the HNH Assertive Engagement team at a shelter after Hurricane Michael.

    December 11, 2018

    Story by Veronica Mial

    When I met Mrs. Flake she was living in a tent alone located near the intersection of Main and Ninth St. I met Mrs. Flake on a cold day at the Nehemiah Center in February 2018. Mrs. Flake would visit the center daily for warmth and a safe space be...

    September 24, 2018

    Video Excerpt 

    Hi I'm Cynthia Harris, Housing Resource Coordinator with Housing for New Hope and this is - Andezha Kimball and I'm a client of Housing for New Hope. 

    And today she is moved into her beautiful two-bedroom unit. 

    Right then and there was no place for this yo...