Brighton Center at its very core is a community based agency. The people in our community and their needs are the driving force behind the work we do. Trends and fads will come and go, but Brighton Center will always provide services the community needs and wants. Every day, Brighton Center works to engage all members of the community from young children to seniors so that real change can become reality. Every one of them has a story worth sharing... the following are just a few.
In 2005, the birth of my twins although a joyous occasion, caused me to give up a good paying job to become a stay at home mom. We had been a two income family with on children and we lived like it! Things got tight but after the credit cards had been maxed out we realized that we had to make some drastic changes. We got rid of everything from the home phone line, to the second car, and the satellite.Continue reading »