Stories to Read

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  • Peter's Story

    About to be discharged from a homeless shelter in Queens, Peter was afraid he would not survive a cold winter on the streets. He credits Volunteers of America-Greater New York's East 12th Street with saving his life and giving him purpose.

  • Sasha Finds Stability at VOA-GNY

    Sasha found stability and direction with the help of Volunteers of America. Learn how she turned her life around.

  • A Journey Toward Recovery

    Dan's life has been touched by addiction multiple times, but thanks to one of our programs he was able to get a fresh start.

  • David's Story

    Meet David, a man with his own set of challenges that doesn't hold him back from improving himself and building relationships.

  • Meet Andy

    One man's struggle with mental illness, substance abuse and homelessness.

  • From Homelessness to a Master's Degree

    This veteran was able to get his Master's degree with help from VOA-GNY and The Home Depot Foundation.

  • Helping a Female Vet Rebuild Her Life

    When Grace's health took a turn, VOA-GNY was there to help with whatever she needed.