Thursday night was busier than I actually expected, since some of the government direct deposits arrived on Wednesday.
It was learned that another lady from the Downtown area passed away earlier Thursday, only 42 years old. She is the fourth person in January, along with two in December, it has been a tough winter.
Right from the start on Thursday night it could be seen that JB was upset with everyone, and running around. During the evening she showed her arm and how she cut it earlier in the day. This was the second time in a week, after no cutting at all for three months. This cutting was much worse than previous cuts, and created pain. We put polysporin on the arm to assist in the healing.
It was so good to see DR again. She had a court order keeping her away for a few months due to a conflict with a couple. The court case was thrown out and she is allowed back, but now has a twelve month peace bond. It was suggested to DR by a number of people to walk away from anyone, particularly the couple that caused the problem.
CT, who was just released last week after 11 month lock up is probably finding it difficult out in circulation again. He is applying to Teen Challenge, which is a rehab ranch, for a 12 month term to start.
There are so many troubled, depressed, hurting people in society, so many that don’t know what to do in life, or where to turn.