Jayden (whose name has been changed), is a sixteen-year-old who has been the victim of sexual exploitation since she was fourteen. Jayden was referred to the Huckleberry Advocacy and Response Team (HART) by a medical provider who suspected Jayden had been trafficked due to the number of times she requested testing for sexually transmitted infections. […]
Like all of our Huckleberry Wellness Academy students, William had difficult choices to make the spring of his senior year, and many questions to answer – What school should he choose? How far away should he go? How would the finances work? To his credit, William wasn’t focusing only on prestige or ratings, but rather […]
Huckleberry’s latest press and media coverage and our news archive: Huckleberry House doors wide open to runaways 50 years on: The SF Chronicle covers the beginnings of Huckleberry Youth Programs and the importance of our work, July 2017 A Flare In the Dark: SF Weekly article that explores the evolution of Huckleberry through the years, June 2017 Huckleberry Celebrates […]
Thank you to Falletti Foods for choosing Huckleberry as one of their fall Bag Donation beneficiaries! Stop by Falletti’s at 308 Broderick in San Francisco from Oct. 1, 2016 to Jan. 31, 2017, bring your own shopping bag, and Falletti’s will donate 5 cents to Huckleberry for every shopper who brings their own bag! Win/Win!
Soy Kim has been a Huckleberry CARC Mentor for a little over a year and feels a very special connection to Huckleberry’s programs. When she was 15 years old her, “situation at home wasn’t pleasant,” she says. The police brought her to Huckleberry House where she stayed to work through the issues with her family, […]
TITLE: Relief Residential Counselor PROGRAM: Huckleberry House SALARY: $15.00 – $16.50 per hour STATUS: Non-Exempt SCHEDULE: On-Call (both scheduled in advance and emergency coverage) SUPERVISOR: Program Director AGENCY OVERVIEW: Huckleberry Youth Programs (HYP) is a critical provider of essential safety net services for high-needs youth and their families in San Francisco and […]