COTS serves clients with a broad range of experiences and needs. Learn more about some of the individuals and families we have served below.

James’s Story

“I see Pam every week. She comes out to the house to check in. It keeps me connected.”

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Angela’s Story

“I wouldn’t be here in this apartment without Jim, my case manager in transitional housing. I wasn’t feeling confident, and he was determined for me.”

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Susanna’s Story

“I love that we are a community here. My daughter can play outside, neighbor’s knock on my door to borrow things or just talk.”

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Blanca’s Story

“Two things are keeping me going right now,” says Blanca. “The support I found at COTS and the foundation my sister left me. She was everything to me-mother, best friend and co-parent to my daughter.”

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Robert’s Story

“[The] kids loved living there,” he says. “We all loved the structure, the order. The kids loved the playground, the art projects and the other kids.”

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