Based on an inspiring true story BRINGING ASHLEY HOME follows Libba Phillips (A.J. Cook Criminal Minds) always the responsible sister - the one with good grades and perfect boyfriends. Her younger sister Ashley (Jennifer Morrison House) was the opposite - known to be an unpredictable party girl who dated a number of bad boys from the wrong side of the tracks. When Ashley suddenly disappears without a trace a distraught Libba and her mother Michelle (Patricia Richardson Home Improvement) pour all of their efforts into finding her. After years of searching the rest of Ashley's family is exhausted but Libba increases her search even quitting her job. Frustrated by the lack of resources available to locate missing adults she creates an organization called Outpost for Hope. Amazingly after five years and a nationwide search in the darkest parts of the country Libba finds Ashley homeless eight-months pregnant and living on the streets - and once again she tries to hel.