Heather, Tyler, and Lily Find Solace at Friendly Center

During quarantine, Heather began experiencing increased physical abuse by her husband, which ultimately led to his arrest at their home. This left Heather caring for …

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STUDENT BRIGHTENS LIVES WITH ART KITS AND LESSONS FOR KIDS IN NEED

Orange County School of the Arts (OCSA) alumna Avalon Lafosse is no stranger to using her talents to bring more healing and catharsis to her …

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A lifelong battle with a rare disease: Caleb’s story

At Caleb’s 3-year wellness-check-up, his mom mentioned that he’d begun to walk oddly, and his doctor noticed the bones in Caleb’s chest weren’t growing as …

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Charlie Brown Christmas

On December 3rd, families were ushered into parking spots at Mariners Church and given an FM radio station to dial into. Pre-packaged snack packs were …

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Geni’s Story

Life was typical for self-described “drama kid” Geni, now age 16. She went to class, hung out with friends and spent time rehearsing musical theater. …

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