Success Stories

Convenience and Community

Donnaleen lived in Chittenden her entire life, and served on her hometown’s Selectboard for many years. But a few years ago, after a particularly rough winter, she decided it was time to move closer to services, convenience and community in Rutland. She found her...

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A Passion for Preservation

Kent had regained his health, and was ready to leave the assisted living facility and its restrictions behind and find his own place. Through an agency referral, Kent contacted the Housing Trust. He was impressed with the mission-based approach of the organization, as...

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Safety, Stability, and Respect

Pawz first learned of the Housing Trust several years ago when he was looking for a safe environment to raise his son.  Not only did he find a place to live; he also found an organization that cared about him, and his quality of life. “I love the peace of mind that...

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Thriving Through Independence

Sarah has called the Tuttle Block home for almost three years, but she still pinches herself every time she reaches her front door. “Every time I come home, I can’t believe I really live here! I never thought I could live independently.  But then things changed in my...

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SASH Success Story

"Charlie" shared with his Housing Trust SASH Coordinator that he has begun looking at nursing homes because he feels that he is too much of a “burden”, particularly on his daughter, due to his propensity of falling (two recent falls he injured his head and the...

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