Known for two-generation services, CTL not only cares for children so mothers can work, but the agency also provides clinical
counseling to address the family's trauma, and economic mobility services that provide financial education, career coaching, debt reduction and asset-building for the mother's long-term
With her children cared for in year-round, full-day educational programming, Nastashia is able to work full-time, attend classes, and become
“If it wasn’t for CTL’s childcare program, I don’t know where I’d
be,” Nastashia said.
“I have a full-time job now… I used to cry because I didn’t know what was going to be next. Now I cry because I am overjoyed with
happiness because I know what’s coming next.”
Armed with a steady income and knowledge from CTL’s Economic Mobility courses, Nastashia began paying down debt, saving money, and working to build
assets. Her financial stability ensures the family is financially secure for decades to come.
“The next goal is home-ownership,” she brightly said.
What once seemed impossible has become a reality – Nastashia’s family has moved from trauma, homelessness, and the instability of
poverty towards prosperity. And along the way, Nastashia has built a safe, healthy and thriving family. And is now full of hope.
You can help more moms and children break free from the cycle of poverty with a gift today. Your gift will provide safe housing, quality child care and education, and
financial stability services for hundreds of women with children like Nastashia.