Life on the Streets: Voices of the Homeless of Silicon Valley

Life on the Streets: Voices of the Homeless of Silicon Valley
Story Telling can be healing for both the story teller and listener alike.Yet for most people experiencing homelessness, lives are lived on the fringes, voices are left unheard and opportunities for the larger community to understand them are lost.Thes…

Charles Preston and Jennifer Loving
Jul 24, 2018 • 13 min
Charles and Jen discuss the challenges of housing persons living outdoors
Sister Cookie
Jul 24, 2018 • 8 min
Sister Cookie talks about her life growing up, family roots, homelessness and her ministry.
May 18, 2018 • 29 min
May 17, 2018 • 29 min
May 16, 2018 • 21 min
Jesse tells of his childhood trauma, his 28 years in prison, and the power of forgiveness in healing.
May 16, 2018 • 27 min
Henry tells his life story and how poetry became a pathway to his own healing.
Paul T
May 11, 2018 • 4 min
Paul discusses his journey from drug use and homelessness to recovery and helping others as a Mental Health Peer Support Counselor for the Office of Supportive Housing in Santa Clara County, California.
Barney and Amber
May 2, 2018 • 3 min
Barney traces his path from the streets to the home he found at the medical respite program.
Willie and Janet
May 2, 2018 • 18 min
Willie tells his story in going from homeless on the streets to becoming a national spokesperson for homeless healthcare