Marilyn

Marilyn

Second Chance Marilyn first came to us at a young age. “I was selling and using drugs at age 16. I came here to the Anne Douglas Center for Women when I was 18 years old and homeless. After spending a year here, I left but I came back ...


Malcolm & Marcus

Malcolm & Marcus

FROM HOMELESSNESS TO HOPE Malcolm and Marcus Mitchell are recent Fresh Start graduates. Last year they lost everything after a series of terrible events. Before long they found themselves on the street—homeless—sleeping behind the library...


Timothy

Timothy

LED TO THE MISSION Timothy first came to the Los Angeles Mission in August 2016. He had been drinking alcohol since the age of 16 and came to us to get sober. His family also battled with alcoholism. Timothy says one of the hardest par...


Vickle

Vickie

HOPE FOR A NEW BEGINNING Vickie Henderson struggled with drug addiction for 16 years before coming to the Mission. Her kids were taken from her and she was in jail for stealing when her mom told her about the Los Angeles Mission. But Vick...