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Adopted Into His Family

10/23/2018 in Category

By Samantha Arnold

This year for YFC’s annual summer high school missions/service trip we took four Gracehaven girls: two from the residential house and two from our community... More

“I Know There Is a God out There”

10/23/2018 in Category

“Beverly” came into our care at 17 years old as an emergency placement. She was actively being trafficked by her “boyfriend” who depended on her to buy and sell his drugs. He made her tattoo... More

“People Who Have Been There With Me No Matter What”

10/23/2018 in Category

"Jane" was trafficked at 15 which resulted in her bearing a child. Jane’s raging anger manifested itself in episodes of explosive language and violence, actions that consistently caused her... More

“I Just Did What I Had to Do”

10/23/2018 in Category

“Laura” is 17 years old. Her mother's substance abuse issues, frequent incarcerations and involvement with violent men forced Laura into foster care where she was sexually abused when she was... More

“Holly’s” Story

10/23/2018 in Category

“Holly” came into Gracehaven’s care on an emergency placement. She was fresh off of the streets after being trafficked up to 30 times a day. Because of this, she had several medical issues... More