Brittney’s mother kicked her out when she was 18 because she could not accept her daughter was a lesbian. Without a job or other housing options, Brittney moved in with her girlfriend. Soon after, the relationship became abusive. Brittney left the situation and became homeless. 

Brittney entered Q-BLOK, a program for LGBT young adults at Pathfinders. In addition to housing it provides case management services.  Within a few months, Brittney was able to enroll in college and secure a part-time job.

After one year Brittney completed the Q-BLOK program. She earned a college degree, found full time employment, purchased a car and secured an apartment. 

“Pathfinders helped me get my life together and back on my feet.”

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