Last fiscal year, Huckleberry’s juvenile justice program, Community Assessment & Resource Center (CARC) launched RESET (Restoring and Empowering Social Equity & Truth), a restorative justice program which brings together juvenile justice-involved youth responsible for harm caused, and individuals directly impacted, to collaboratively create a restorative action plan. Restorative justice is a community-based approach to dealing with conflict, […]
Dear Huckleberry Friends & Family, Unfortunately, we are officially announcing the cancellation of the Huckleberry Young Professionals Board’s Party in Paradise event. We understand that this is disappointing news, but the health and safety of our community members is of utmost importance, and we anticipate celebrating with you at a later date. We appreciate all […]
Huckleberry’s Mental Health and Health Education teams in Marin have joined forces to pilot a program specifically for Spanish-speaking and Newcomer high school youth entitled Nuestra Salud (Our Health). Newcomer youth are young people who have been in the United States for less than two years. Nuestra Salud recruits youth as peer health educators known […]
To say that the past year has been challenging would be an understatement. From COVID-19 and health inequities, to racial injustice and increasing gun violence, recent and continued collective trauma has proven overwhelming at times for many of us. These traumas, compounded with the challenges of adolescence, have created turbulent environments for many of our […]
Huckleberry’s 2020 Annual Report is here! Take a look at how our amazing staff has pivoted during the COVID-19 pandemic to provide youth and families in the Bay Area with ESSENTIAL services.
San Francisco is set to become the first major city in the U.S. to close its juvenile detention center at the end of 2021. What does this closure mean for our youth and the community at large? Huckleberry’s Community Assessment & Resource Center (CARC) has been at the forefront of juvenile justice reform in San Francisco […]