"Our Journey Home" is an intimate look behind the walls of public housing projects that uses real-life stories to humanize an issue that's often overlooked in our communities.” – Sara Boboltz, Associate Entertainment Editor, Huffington Post
“There are's a lot of misconceptions about people that are homeless and people in public housing. And the more misconceptions you have, the less compassion and empathy you have for the people who live there. ” –Jewel
“The three stories about these individuals is an eye opener to break the stereotypes of getting public help. I was able to connect with most of the characters because I saw a little bit of me in some of them. The number one thing I can relate to in each story is the determination to overcome the difficulties through perseverance.” -Rosemarie
“I have grown up hearing people talk about how public housing can be a waste of money and resources. This is the first time I have heard statistics actually showing that a little bit of help can go a long way in helping with a fixable problem. Would be nice if more people could hear this message.” -Jimmy
“I was drawn in [to Byron’s story] from the very beginning, shared his disappointment when he didn't get into medical school, and felt the emotion and excitement when he got in...and graduated! That story is the cornerstone of what public housing can, and does, do.” -Jeremy
Runtime: 55 min.
Genres: DocumentarySubtitles / Closed Captioning: None