Melissa’s Story: Life after UGM

It’s been just over two years since Melissa graduated from Union Gospel Mission of Salem’s New Life Fellowship program and a lot has changed.   Once, Melissa called a tent her home. Now she has an apartment.   In her homelessness, she felt deep, hurtful isolation. Today she has friendships that have spanned the years.  Fear, depression, and addiction used to rule her. Now she knows how to combat her old demons when they try to pick …

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