"I need a home address to get a job. I need a job to afford a home!!!"
"Quality affordable housing means less crime."
"I want to be able to live where I work!"
"More than half my monthly income goes to rent."
"I'm a veteran. I truly appreciate housing for me and my children. It's a blessing."
Having an affordable place to live means more than just being able to afford other necessities - it means dignity, safety, security, employment, independence, and so much more. Metro West Housing Solutions visited Lakewood residents to see exactly what housing means in our community. See the powerful video here.