Success Stories

Thomas came to the PAYH as a 16 year old in February of 2007 from coastal Georgia. He first experimented with drugs as a 13 year old. Thomas’ drug use and behavior led to tension in his family. After an encounter with the...

Zack came to the PAYH as a 16 year old in October of 2006 from Alabama. Zack, like so many teenagers today, became involved with drugs at the age of 13, which in turn impacted all areas of his life. His father, desperately...

Nate came to the PAYH as a 19 year old in August of 2007 from Atlanta. He first experimented with drugs as an 18 year old and disrupted his family through his rebellion and general attitude. After his actions placed him in a...

Sean came to the PAYH as an 18 year old in June of 2007 from Florida. He first experimented with drugs as a 12 year old and his attitude became one of rebellion towards all forms of authority. His parents and the court system...

Drew came to the PAYH in July of 2007 from metro Atlanta as a 17 year old. At the age of 14 he had begun experimenting with drugs which led to charges surrounding trespassing and other issues. His parents sought an alternative to...

Michael came to the PAYH in May of 2007. He had experimented with drugs and had become rebellious. Michael came to the PAYH to turn his life around. While at the PAYH, he renewed his faith as a Christian and was baptized. He...

It is so easy to let things get worse and worse once you start.  You get used to this lifestyle, and before you know it, you’re in over your head. My problems really started in middle school.  I just didn’t care about...

Ray grew up with his single mother in a military home. Somehow, he seemed to grow away from the love and support of his mother and became more and more isolated. He came to the PAYH in December of 2011 a very angry young man. He...

David came to the PAYH in October of 2011. Before that time, David seemed to be purposeless. But while at the home, he began to exercise and do well in school. The way he perceived himself began to change. He graduated in May...

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