My Story Archives - Jessie's Place
Searching for Home – Client Testimonial

Searching for Home – Client Testimonial

At the age of three, Caitlin and her younger brother were abandoned in an empty building in a small city 120 miles southeast of Moscow, Russia, in the dead of winter. Passersby luckily discovered the freezing children and for the next year, they were treated for...
Quick Quote: Tilsa – Jessie’s Place Client

Quick Quote: Tilsa – Jessie’s Place Client

“Jessie’s Place has given me and my children the opportunity to grow even closer and bond. I have a safe place to stay while getting my life together. I’m learning how to be more punctual every day due to the structured programming. The counseling has granted me the...
A Mother’s Strength: Client Testimonial

A Mother’s Strength: Client Testimonial

Ericka was overcome with remorse and guilt after losing her dream job as a nurse’s aide at a well-respected hospital when she was sentenced to 15 years in prison for attempting to distribute a controlled substance. Despite only having to serve satisfactory probation...
“Call Her Blessed” – February Testimonial

“Call Her Blessed” – February Testimonial

Shaquandra with four of her five children in the day room at Jessie’s Place Shaquandra was working full-time at her Birmingham-area job, often clocking upwards of 10 hours per shift. The idea of needing the help of a shelter was the farthest thing from her mind, but...