Positive Youth Development on a National Scale

  by Becky Westerfelt, Executive Director At Huck House we have a couple of concepts that drive our work, but the one that drives all of our work is Positive Youth Development.  This approach says that what we say to youth is not as effective as what we do with youth.  We know that experience is […]

The Paul S. Davis Service Award

The Paul S. Davis Service Award is given to a Huck House employee who exemplifies the core values of our agency and demonstrates practice distinction. A committee of peers looks for workers whose practice rises well above expectations and reflects Huck House’s commitment to youth and their families. The award was named for Paul Davis, […]

Happenings in March

Huck House SLEEP OUT Friday, April 20, 2018 – Saturday April 21, 2018 9:30 pm – 5:30 am rain or shine, cold or warm COSI Outdoor Plaza An overnight event designed to raise awareness and funds for homeless youth in our community When you commit to SLEEP OUT, you help at-risk young people gain access […]

Triple P comes to TLP

The Positive Parenting Program comes to the Transitional Living Program About 70% of the young people in Huck House’s Transitional Living Program (TLP) have young children of their own. The Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) is an evidence-based program that provides several levels of intervention to meet families’ needs. The Ohio Children’s Trust Fund has partnered […]

Mealtimes as a Single Parent: Easy Tips You Can Start Today

Photo By: Pixabay   We might be able to skip naptime or even a bath, but when it comes to meal times, kids are constantly growing, and nutritious food is the fuel they need to do so. However, as a single parent, time is rare, and you might find yourself heading for the drive-thru rather […]