“Please help me find my family…”
“As we got deeper, Lee told me her struggles in life, living where she lives and that her husband committed suicide about 20 years ago.”
“I asked if this was the same child I had seen in on the news, and she confirmed it. I knew in that moment I had to put my whole heart in it for this family.”
“When I realized what was happening, I was drawn to it the same as lots of people and I wanted to share what I witnessed.”
“When Harry was almost 3-years-old he was also diagnosed with Autism and my guilt and grief intensified.”
“People with mental illness live in dark places and grey areas. It’s not something that shuts off and on, it comes in waves, it peaks, and it fades.”
“We have been avoiding tears. Always. Because of her 5-year-old daughter, because of hope, and friendship too.”
“To this little girl, ‘mommy’ meant the female adult of the house, the lady who reached something you couldn’t and refilled your juice.”
The one-and-a-half-year-old was alone.
100 children and 22 years.