How to Build a Positive Body Image for Your Teen

    Photo via Pexels By Daniel Sherwin   Through a combination of TV, films, advertising, and the internet, teenagers these days are exposed to even more images of what a perfect body looks like than past generations. Social media, in particular, has been extremely damaging, providing a constant feed of “aspirational” images that can […]

In support of families

The following letter was submitted to the Columbus Dispatch earlier this week. While policy has been reversed, the message is still relevant and significant. Dear Editor, For the past 15 years, I have been the Executive Director of Huckleberry House.  Huckleberry House provides services including shelter and transitional living housing to homeless and runaway youth.  […]

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Pride Spirit Week at Huckleberry House

How does LGBTQ+ affect homeless youth?

By Leslie Scott, LSW

With a little help from our friends…

Each year, Huck House is invited by See Kids Dream to help teach young students about how they can make the world a better place. Guess what happens. Yep! These young students go out and make the world a better place! This year, the students at Ohio Avenue Elementary School, with help from their advisers […]

Sip & Shop (& Shelter)

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. J. McLaughlin 1631 Lane Avenue, Columbus, OH 43221   Come check out J.McLaughlin’s summer styles AND give back to Columbus’ youth while having a drink and a nosh. J.McLaughlin is donating 15% of the evening’s sales to Huck House. These funds will go towards the myriad […]

100 Day Challenge to End Youth Homelessness

Last summer and fall, Huckleberry House and six other Columbus agencies participated in A Way Home America’s 100-Day Challenge. The 100-Day Challenge is a project designed to stimulate intense collaboration, innovation, and execution, all in pursuit of a wildly ambitious 100-day goal.