ReachOut Stories are written by young people for young people. If you want to share your own story, we encourage you to do so in the ReachOut Forums.
This is a young man's story of how he found freedom from gang involvement.
This is Wilfredo's story about what it was like growing up without a father.
Jeremy's story of learning heathy ways to manage the stress of becoming independent in college.
This is a story about how a young woman took responsibility for her actions and set her life in a more positive direction.
This story tells about Marco's experience being part of a gang and his life in jail.
A story from a 16 year old about moving around, never fitting in and the hardships of being the new kid in school, on the block, and in the city.
Wilfredo shares why he still needs to maintain distance from his family.
This is the story of a young woman who gained inspiration from ReachOut.com and found victory over peer pressure.