Our Stories 

Too many young people are lost, broken and dying. At Jude’s we’re passionate about seeing this change and see a community where the youth and young people are thriving. 
At Jude’s, we’re forming a community of people who have been impacted by this issue and who are passionate about creating change. 
Read our stories about people who’s hearts have been impacted by youth. 
Gerry and Trev’s Story
Gerry and Trev’s Story
Today we want to introduce to you Gerry and Trev’s Story. They are an amazing duo with so much love in their hearts. Gerry is the painter.  She wakes up in the morning buzzing and that’s before coffee. I often think of Gerry’s energy for painting as a whirlwind. She is [...]
Selina’s Story
Selina’s Story
Meet Selina Selina brings so much fun and joy to Jude’s and Tailrace and we are so grateful she has shared her story. Selina’s Story: “There have been many times in my life where I have felt lost, broken, and dying. I have struggled with mental illness since I was a [...]
Tyler’s Story
Tyler’s Story
Meet Tyler! Tyler works in the kitchen at Jude’s and has an amazing story to share about his time at Jude’s. Tyler’s Story: “Before I started working at Jude’s I wasn’t a very confident person, I had a very limited amount of skills, and didn’t feel like I was contributing to [...]
Jacinda’s Story
Jacinda’s Story
Meet Jacinda! Jacinda is one of our lovely staff members at Jude’s and has shared her story of why Jude’s is important to her. Jacinda’s Story: “I was only 18 when I had my first experience of losing a friend and colleague to mental illness. She was only 5 years older [...]