Our Second Stories
Stories of young people who connected with our programs, got the support they needed, and began writing their Second Stories. (Note that, unless otherwise specified, names, photos, and identifying details have been changed to protect privacy.)
Read Updates About How Youth in Our Programs are Affected by COVID-19
We're updating this page as new stories and information comes in. Our program staff are working on the front lines with youth and families experiencing homelessness and crises, especially as COVID-19 forces them into a new and more challenging way of life.
Listen to the Second Stories Podcast
The Second Stories podcast is dedicated to telling stories of people who had first stories full of hardship and hopelessness, yet were able to change the narrative and write their own second story. Their stories of resilience and hope, but also tributes to the people and experiences and organizations that made it possible for them to start again.