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What is the face of homelessness?

For every person helped by Crossroads, there is a unique story.

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"I'd like to find a job so I can become independent again"

Curtis participates in the intensive pre-employment program at Crossroads Rhode Island.

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"It's hard starting over at this point in my life."

Norma, a guest in the Women's Shelter at Crossroads Rhode Island lost her job of 15 years.

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"This program is the best thing that's happened to me"

Women's Shelter guest Carol appreciates the help she receives from Crossroads staff member Kelly, as part of the intensive pre-employment program.

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"But I didn't know they helped families."

Terry was desperate for a safe place to stay, so she and her son took a bus to Crossroads and asked for help.

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"It's not the end of the world, it's the beginning."

Ann Marie came to the Women's Shelter at Crossroads after her business closed and she could no longer afford the mortgage on her home.

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"I'm unemployed and now that I have time, I'm working on my GED."

Jose lost his job of 20 years when a local company closed down.

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"I want to live in a community where my son can play sports."

Edward wants his children to have a place where they can call home... just like any parent would want for their family.

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"I'm grateful for the support available at the Family Center"

Joshua is raising his two sons alone. The support he receives from the case advocates at the Family Center is helping him get through this crisis.

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"I'm looking forward to moving into our own apartment soon."

Isabel came to the Crossroads Family Center with her family when they could no longer stay in a family member's house.

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"I want my daughter to be proud of me."

Certified Nursing Assistant Training through the Vocational Services program at Crossroads will allow Loren to find employment and flexible work hours.

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"I'm so proud. My son just got a 100 on his test."

Pedro and his wife beam with pride when talking about how well their son has been doing in school.

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