The Huckleberry Wellness Academies link high potential, underperforming students with academic, personal, and career support needed to fill a growing demand for qualified healthcare professionals in the Bay Area. Recruitment of young people for the program is directed toward high needs youth who would be the first generation in their families to attend college.
Program Components Include:
Academic support and tutoring
Education about health issues and health careers
Placements in health internships
Assistance with college applications and financial aid submissions
Parent support and education
Student support through their first year in college