Boys’ Stories

Stories of help, of hope, and of healing.

 

Every boy at Windwood finds a little bit of all three to help him on his way to a better childhood. Find ways you can help Windwood and read stories that will give you a reason why.

Ethan’s Story

All Ethan has ever wanted was for his family to live under one roof. In reality, he found himself homeless with a mother struggling with addiction, a father whose parental rights were terminated for abuse, and a brother who was taken to live with a new family. At 3...

Eric’s Story

Eric came to Windwood at age six intent on hurting himself and others. Eric’s mom and dad abandoned him multiple times by age 3. His father kidnapped him at age 4. He abused Eric. He left Eric home alone tied to a chair for long periods. After a few months at...

Oliver’s Story

Oliver was admitted to Windwood due to domestic violence between his parents. Even though Oliver was not the one being physically abused, witnessing domestic violence causes severe trauma to a child. Oliver would imitate his father’s behaviors by causing physical harm...

Bradley’s Story

Bradley came into custody in 2018 due to his parents abusing drugs around him and his siblings. The state attempted a family preservation treatment plan, but Bradley’s parents did not follow through. Their parental rights were terminated in 2020. Bradley has had 13...