DVAM is concluding but our work is never done: We close month with the words a child in shelter wrote in the children's journal " Dear whoever is reading this, I am a child who went through D.V. Although the stuff I had was very nice, and my room was big, my life was not the nicest and I was scared. And if you just got here at Turning Point or been livin here and you’re a kid, you did too. There are things I had to leave, like my house, my friends, school. The things that were important to me. I miss those things a lot.