Ricky is a Veteran who came to Harvard House after recovering from a gunshot wound that put him both out of work and out of a home. Ricky shares how having access to affordable housing after his recovery allowed him to get things back to normal again.
Theora came to Mountainview shortly after retiring. When her social security could not cover the mortgage and utilities on the house that she previously lived in, Mountainview was the breath of relief that she needed to keep moving forward.
James relies on medicaid and subsidized housing in order to afford his health care and a comfortable place to live. Without affordable housing, he tells us he would not be able to eat or pay for either.
Quintonelle is a mother of three and came to Oakley Square shortly after a bad experience with a slumlord. She shares her experience with affordable housing and how it has provided opportunities for her and her children that she would not have had access to otherwise.