Melanie Reyes tells her story through laughter and tears, her story of being the homeless single mother of three young boys to becoming a homeowner who can now provide her family with new opportunities.
With the knowledge she gained from NeighborWorks Orange County, Monique Ruelas put a roof over her head. Then another. And then another. “I would never be where I’m at if it wasn’t for that day when I went to that first NeighborWorks class,” she said.
Many families are turning to seek out low-income housing in Orange County due to skyrocketing home prices in Southern California. The challenges of limited housing are causing many families to seek out affordable housing and low-income alternatives.