The Road Home

Category: Success Stories

A Place to Call Home: Shameka’s Story

Shameka and her children had no stable place of their own and so went house to house, doubling up with friends. She felt like she…

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Celebrating Families’ Successes

  We love watching families in our programs reach their goals. For example, Carrie went from homeless to a successful bakery owner.  At The Road…

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Working Together to End Homelessness

Despite both parents having steady jobs, the Dahl family couldn’t find housing…until one local landlord decided to take a chance on them. The *Dahl family…

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Josiah’s Story: From Eviction to School Success

When Josiah’s family got evicted, the stress of being homeless affected everything Josiah did. Returning to housing helped him thrive in school again. When Josiah’s…

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A Place to Call Home: Philicia’s Story

Because of your generosity, we were able to help Philicia and her family find a place to call home. Her daughter’s happiness makes her feel…

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Family Gets New Start at The Breese

Brianna and her three children spent much of the past two years homeless–until they were able to get a new start in The Breese Apartments….

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Laying the Foundation: Shamaya’s Story

With a foundation of housing firmly in place, Shamaya was able to build a life for her family again. Shamaya secured employment and her daughter…

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Ready for the Future: Sonja’s Story

Sonja and her girls arrived in Madison with nothing. With a little help from a case manager from The Road Home, they found a home…

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Strength to Make it Through: Kara’s Story

When Kara found herself facing homelessness alone, she felt overwhelmed. Her case manager helped her find housing – and strength she didn’t know she had. …

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Taking Steps Toward Success: Nikki’s Story

Nikki and her son were facing eviction and homelessness when she enrolled in the Rapid Rehousing Program. It was their first step toward success. Before…

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