Jesse: Transforming from an offender to an inspirational role modelShortly after being released from prison, Jesse joined CJHS’s Building Bonds
David: Being a part of the solution David* had been incarcerated for 15 years; he entered prison when he was
Hope: CJHS program removed fear and replaced it with skill and confidenceStruggling with mental health and addiction issues, both root
Louis: Living a Better LifeLouis* has been working with a criminal record for the past 10 years at Costco and
Enzo: A Life Outside the WallsNow that he is sober and clean for close to three years, Enzo can look
William: studying as a seniorWhen CJHS’s digital literacy instructor asked William if he had considered going back to school, he
Steve: a star employeeFor the first time in his life, Steve is excited to wake up in the morning and
Nic: increasing independenceAfter a domestic dispute at home, Nic felt he had no choice but to leave. He was 16.Nic
Kickin’ It in the Kitchen offers stabilization starting point Every Tuesday, the men at CJHS’s Bedford House meet in the
Alannah’s story Looking back at different parts of her life, Alannah, now 24, feels like they are completely different lifetimes.