“Music is my passion”

“Music is my passion”

Homelessness is painful for a lot of different reasons.  The worst part of being homeless for Robert was that he was disconnected from his music.  “Music has always been my passion,” he says.  “I don’t know how I would survive without...
Sandra

Sandra

Sandra lives in a CASA community built especially for veterans who have experienced homelessness and are living with disabilities.  She has lived in her CASA apartment since 2015.  In those five years, she’s never experienced anything quite like 2020. “The hardest...
“My Own Place”

“My Own Place”

Gerry found CASA online after she lost her job and her apartment and moved in with family.  “I lost everything I had,” she remembers.  “I was in a bad situation.”  She’s lived in her CASA apartment for a year and a half – and it...
“Feels Like Home”

“Feels Like Home”

Manny, Cristina, and Jasmine are originally from Queens, NY.  They moved to North Carolina to live with Cristina’s family, but they had to leave when Manny started experiencing some mental health concerns.  He was hospitalized for a time and when they were...
Tahirah

Tahirah

Tahirah moved into her CASA apartment with her teenage daughter and infant grandson.  “I’ve always been independent,” she says.  “My life just sorta messed up.  When I got divorced, that’s went everything went downhill and the job that I was...