Do you know anyone with a criminal record? You know, the kind that if a background check was run, people would say “whoa.”
Does it affect employment options? Absolutely. Housing options? You bet.
I have three children. One day, they showed me a video of myself. It broke my heart. I was getting high instead of being a good mom. I lost custody of them. My kids told me that they needed me in their lives and asked me to get help.
I had a job making $65k but I was struggling with an addiction to meth. What took me 6 years of hard work to obtain, I lost in a month and became homeless.
Alone in a new city. Homeless. Without food or any means of support. Dalton was in the place where the lost, disconnected, and outcast go. If you’ve ever driven by Coronado Park, you know it can be a dangerous place. It’s definitely not family friendly.
And then Dalton met Ben and everything changed.
In the past 30 days, 24 more men and women have been rescued from Albuquerque’s streets because of partners like you!
Veronica’s innocence should have been protected by trusted family members. It was shattered instead. She ended up being placed in foster care. Afraid and untrusting, Veronica would run away…