James’s Story

“I love living here already! I don’t need to pull down my mask for you to know I’m smiling.” After about seven years of homelessness, James moved into his apartment at Preble Street Housing First Program, Logan Place, in July 2021!

Over the years, James has built relationships with many Preble Street caseworkers, often challenging them to chess tournaments during his days at the Joe Kreisler Teen Shelter. Excited by the stocked library he found in his building, he looks forward to enjoying music and reading in the peace and safety of his new home.

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