Quintearia’s Story

Quintearia’s Story

I feel that I can be the best mother and person for my children and myself.  I’m so grateful to be able to tell “my” story and to share how I’ve been feeling and to let people know they’re not alone.

Regan’s Story

Regan’s Story

I’ve come to realize that this was an experience that needed experiencing. I plan on going back to school and getting my degree. I’m 130 days sober, and every day is a new day for me to celebrate in my recovery.

Jerica’s Story

Jerica’s Story

Coming to jail is showing me that I can do better.  I am taking a domestic violence program so I can know what a healthy relationship is, and I can teach my kids what a healthy relationship is. You just have to believe in yourself. 

Ashley’s Story

Ashley’s Story

I’m a 30-year-old single mom with newborn twins and a 9-year-old son. I’m a survivor of domestic violence, sexual abuse and addiction. I’ve learned that God has given me talents to help others, and this purse gave me self-esteem because I’ve been called goofy and dumb or not good enough.

Anethia’s Story

Anethia’s Story

I am 31 years old and am the mother of an 11-year-old boy named William.  He is my everything.  I am a victim of domestic violence.  I was able to get me and my son out of the situation before it could get any worse.  Since leaving behind my house and all my things, I...
Sunnie’s Story

Sunnie’s Story

I have 5 kids. I’m 29 years old. I’ve been incarcerated since January 2016 because of my addiction to drugs. I’ve made some bad choices that landed me here. I miss my kids and family very much, but being here has taught me a lot about the person I want to be from here on out. Upon release I plan to continue working for DreamWeave and living a life of sobriety with my children!

Kristy’s Story

Kristy’s Story

I’m 36 years old and don’t have any kids.  I had a great childhood.  But I started doing cocaine when I was 19 and have had an addiction ever since.  I didn’t start getting into trouble until 2013.  I was put on probation and, of course, was still in my addiction, and...
Denise’s Story

Denise’s Story

I am 37 and am an incarcerated mother of 7 children!  I have 2 girls and 5 boys.  I am a child of God!  There are some things in my past that I am not proud of.  The one thing that I can say that I am proud of is my children.  I have a physical illness that keeps me...