Opportunity House Senior Resident Todd B

Opportunity House Senior Resident Todd BA senior resident was a client of the Opportunity House Shelter and now lives in permanent housing. He serves as a model to current shelter clients to encourage them on their journey to becoming stably housed.

Meet Opportunity House Senior Resident Todd B

Why and when did you originally come to Opportunity House? I came here about 7 years ago.  The house I was living in was raided, so I became homeless.

What motivated you to make changes in your life? I wanted to make a better life for myself and my surroundings.  I wanted to help people.

How did you feel when you found permanent housing? I felt good and accomplished.

How has staying connected to Opportunity House helped you with your goals? It helped me make a lot of progress in my life.

SUCCESS STORY

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