Derek is a loving young man who has struggled with an unstable home life. Derek, along with his younger brother and mom, moved into transitional housing because of family violence. Derek is very protective of his mom and is always happy to include his little brother Dillon in games. He has struggled in school and was recently diagnosed with a behavioral disorder. Derek has also been dealing with serious health issues this past year. With supports and a new diet, he is working hard to turn things around for himself.