Ready to Work!

Rick is always ready to work. He follows the jobs all over the United States using a skilled jobs agency. “I like going different places, and I like taking care …

Sometimes the Hardships Start Early

Dixie Carter, a Veteran currently housed at St. Francis House under the VA Homeless Veterans Program, served her country as an Army veterinary technician from 2000-2001. Unfortunately, her hardships began …

You’re Never a Failure

Leslie Moore, a Veteran currently housed at St. Francis House under the VA Homeless Veterans Program, served his country as a Navy chef from 1994-1996. Born in Arizona, he was …

Glad to Get the Lights On!

Janet budgets very carefully. Her sole income is her disability check of less than $850. After all her bills, this leaves her with $49 to pay for food and other …

Helping With Basic Needs

Kara comes every month to St. Francis House and has for several years. She is a 34-year-old, single mother of five. She worked hard to support her children, currently ages …

Keeping Them Warm!

The last few weeks have had a lot of cold days, so staying warm was a priority. Lucille, 40 years old,  and her son Michael, 22,  are both disabled. Between …

A Shining Soul

Alex Litzsey, a Veteran recently housed at St. Francis House under the VA Homeless Veterans Program, served in the Army as an armored personnel driver from 1976-1978 in South Korea. …