Silvia & Tomas, Parent Enrichment & Housing Client

“Before coming to The Whole Child my family was staying in my mom’s living room…

Ximena, Mental Health Client

“Almost five years ago, my mom helped care for three family members at the end…

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Sophie, Housing Client

“My four children and I were faced with homelessness, periodically sleeping in motels or at…

Christina, Housing & Mental Health Client

“My granddaughters were removed from my daughter by the Department of Children and Family Services…

Cora, Nutrition & Housing Client

“We were homeless when we got help from The Whole Child. I felt helpless in…

Antonia, Parent Enrichment Client

“I remember the day my son was born like it was just yesterday.  The doctor…

Nora, Housing Client

“In 2013, I got arrested and went to prison for three years.  I lost my…

Alexandra, Mental Health Client

“I was pregnant with my third child when my oldest daughter started having behavioral issues…

Katrina, Housing Client

“Before coming to The Whole Child, my family and I were fleeing domestic violence, which…

Alicia, Housing Client

“The Whole Child responded quickly and linked me to the right programs and agencies to…

Don & Yanet
Don and Yanet Martinez, Imagine Whittier Volunteer Mentors

“My mentee’s current struggles have been my past struggles. She has made me realize how…

Tim & Nanci Lynch
Tim & Nanci Lynch, Imagine Whittier Volunteer Mentors

We had been increasingly concerned with the growing homeless crisis and had no way to…

Dahlia & Daniel, Mental Health Client

I called The Whole Child for help with my three-year-old adopted son, Daniel when his…

Tatiana, Parent Enrichment Client

I was pregnant for the first time and facing a new life with my baby…

Jasmine and her dad, Sam, Mental Health Client

We watched our kids go through changes that we knew were difficult for them to…

Jessica, Parent Enrichment Client

As a single mom to three little boys I was finding it difficult to buy…

Cynthia, Mental Health & Housing Client

Before coming to The Whole Child my biggest challenge as a single mother was being…

Danielle, Housing Client

“I believe, first and foremost, a person has to want something out of this life…

Melina, Housing Client

“We were homeless, my son and me, and I was unemployed. I left two abusive…

Lourdes, Mental Health & Nutrition Education Client

My family had to confront a difficult situation in our lives. My kids were struggling…