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- St. Vincent de Paul
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Client Stories

Vincent

“At the Mission, they treat me well. They’ve given me a roof over my head, they’ve given me breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Everyone has treated me with decency and respect.”

Reverend Joe

“The real and original Founder of the Mission is none other than the Lord Jesus Christ.”

Leland

“It was just warm enough not to freeze. I had no blankets…nothing.”

Kenny & Sonia

“Ever since I’ve been clean and sober, a lot of doors have opened up for our family.”

Joey

“I think I will stay in this place. The people here are very nice.”

Bryson

“So, I asked myself…do I want to live like this, or do I want to plant a new tree?”

Heather & Adam

“We lived in a campground for like 3 months. Then we lived in a motel for a month and that kind of ate up our money.”

Troy - Part 2

“One morning I woke up and thought to myself, ‘I can’t do this anymore’. I knew…it was live or die.”

Larry

“I want to succeed. Everyday I’m grateful. If you start your day off positive, there’s a pretty good chance something good will happen.”

Nick

"I am and will forever be grateful to the staff at Northlands Rescue Mission."

Travis - Part 2

"If I had kept going with the life I was living, I would probably be dead. Now, I’m looking forward to the future.”

Thomas

"I appreciate all the help. It’s a blessing.”

Rich

“I’m hopeful. I have a roof over my head. I’m getting food. I’m surviving, and there are a lot of people out there who are not. I just thank God for the people who are willing to help.”

Mike

"One thing I can say…each day gets better and better for me.”

Jason

“I want to be a counselor to help addicts. That’s my goal.” (Jason is achieving his goals - watch his video at the bottom of this page to see how!)

Travis - Part 1

“You make small goals and work toward bigger goals, and you’re going to see results.”

Scott

“I try to help out when I can. Whatever I can do. I don’t take this place for granted.”

John

“It’s the only shelter I ever will be at. I will succeed here. The way I look at it, this is lifesaving for me.”

Allen

“I get along with just about everybody.”

Marilyn

"It seemed like every step I took, I was taking two back. Just trying to get my life back."

Dave & Lisa

"We're on our next step to finding a place. It seems like everything is moving forward now."

Kelly

"I'm just thankful that there is a place like this...it should be an opportunity to step forward..."

Troy - Part 1

“People need to be in stable environments, and that’s what this place has provided for me.”

Video Testimonials

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