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Mom ‘Forever Grateful’ as She Prepares to Reunify With Her Kids

At the beginning of the year, we committed to building a closer partnership with the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS). As part of that partnership, we began to

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Learning, Growing, and Dancing

When people hear the term “shelter,” they often picture an institutional, unsafe, and unwelcoming environment. At the Mission, we strive to create an environment that breaks down these stigmas about shelters, and create a

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Finding Laughter in the Midst of Struggle: Fall Festival at the Mission

While facing homelessness, it can be difficult to spend quality time with family. The strain of job and housing searches, and the disruption of normal routine can truly take its

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