“When I was with my father, we were homeless.”
So begins Lucy’s story.
Lucy suffered physical abuse from her father as a child. Eventually her father was caught, and Lucy was taken to a children’s home, which You should have She was given the protection she deserved.
She was also abused there. In her words,
“I was completely and utterly alone.”
Years later, after graduating high school and aging out of the children’s home, she finally met a young woman who—by the grace of God—It would be a game changer.
Watch Lucy’s powerful story here:
The young adult years are a crucial time in life.
Idealistically, adolescents who become independent form new relationships, acquire new skills, and develop new behaviors. These will serve them throughout their life.
When a young adult is left alone, without family support, they can become exhausted and isolated.
South Korean orphans, who have completed high school at the age of 18, must leave the orphanage in which they were raised. Many students who are able to attend college struggle with debt because of tuition and living costs. Orphans are those who have aged.