My Amazing Support System

By |2018-10-09T20:35:41-04:00April 5th, 2018|Client Stories|

At the tender age of 19, one does not fully understand the sentiment of support. It is one of the furthest thoughts from a person’s mind. However, for a young woman dealing with an unplanned pregnancy, the feeling of support can be the most essential if not inspiring thought there is. As I am a young mother myself, I know exactly how the role of support can affect one’s life as well as others. When I learned I was pregnant, I was 19 and did not have the slightest clue [...]

The Story of Lici

By |2018-10-09T20:40:11-04:00February 14th, 2018|Client Stories|

Lici was 13 years old when she came here from Cuba. She started school and her family bought her a computer with internet access. Lici spent long hours on the computer trying to learn English as well as accessing popular sites such as Facebook and My Space. One day Lici met a young man on the internet who said he went to school with her and wanted to get to know her better. Not having much experience she didn't see anything wrong because he was just one of her "schoolmates". [...]