Justin's Story

When Justin was only 2 years old, the police came knocking on the door, investigating why his parents had not been sending his older sister to...


As a teenager, Williams participated in Epworth’s Chafee Foster Care Independence Program. The program, part of Epworth’s Older Youth Services (OYS) d


Remember the person whose smile can wash away even the worst day? Corey Rasbury has that smile. When Corey was 14, it wasn’t always easy for him to fi


Cedric was a teenager when he was having disagreements with his father and issues with his parents. Being a determined young man, Cedric continued to...


I used to be depressed. I hated everyone and everything. I refused to go to school, refused to leave the house and even stopped taking care of myself.


When I was 17 my mom told me that I was too much trouble. She moved to Florida with my two brothers and left me behind with no one left in my life, I


As a kid in foster care I didn't get to do all the things I saw myfriends do – like slumber parties, family vacations and summer camp. So even though


When I was 17 my mom died. My dad was never in the picture, so I was on my own and ended up on the streets. My friend let me crash at his place, but h


When I began therapy with Family Support Network, I was twenty years old and was parenting my two toddlers alone. I didn't know how to be a mom. Not o