Posts By: temi

Darlene’s Story

Darlene[1] and her two children had been homeless, living in a shelter, for months before she came to an AREC housing service provider partner for Rapid Rehousing assistance. Relocating to Atlanta with the promise of a job, Darlene put her furniture in storage and moved in with her sister in Smyrna. A temporary stay turned into two… Read more »

Maggie’s Story

Chronic health conditions caused 28-year old Maggie[1] and her 8-year old daughter to lose their housing and move between homelessness and “doubling-up” with members of her family for two years. Diagnosed with diabetes as a child, Maggie lost her sight in both eyes, and she and her daughter had to move in with her father so… Read more »