I help people who are often at the lowest points in their lives. They may be dealing with illness, depression, homelessness, substance abuse, unemployment, loss, trauma or a host of other hardships. Seeing people struggle can be difficult, and when my friends and family see the emotional toll it can sometimes have on me, along […]
“Sherolyn, Recuperative Care Client
Thank you for letting me go back to the real world. I’m in my house like a normal person.
“Casey, Recuperative Care Client
Being without a home exacerbated my situation. I would go on and off getting sick and being hospitalized.
“Maria, Recuperative Care Client
They helped me grow, to be in touch with my own sense and sensibility.
“Steven, Recuperative Care Client
You know you are going to be safe, you know you are going to be watched over.
For nearly three months, Barbara Buchanan shuffled from room to room at National Health Foundation’s recuperative care center, tapping her cane on the hardwood floors as she paced, eager to begin her new life—far away from the streets she knew so well. Sometimes waiting was the hardest part. She wasn’t much for small talk. But […]
“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” –Maya Angelou It’s Random Acts of Kindness Week and no better time to make someone’s day than today! Paying a little kindness forward can make us all feel better. Especially […]