“While it might not have been her roof, at least there was always one over her head. Hailey Sherman, 22, said she knew she had it bad when she was growing up — her mother and she moved from place to place, often crashing at friends’ houses or renting a home or apartment for one month at a time before getting kicked out. It wasn’t until recently she realized she was technically homeless for much of her young life.“
Read the article, Youth council inspiring homeless teens, young adults, here.
Learn more about Jessica Candela’s project, Butte County Youth Advisory Council, here.