What do you expect? Part 1

Our contract with the community is about more than keeping kids off the street. It’s about changing the expectation of what we can collectively accomplish. Judayza Johnson didn’t expect to be homeless at 17. But when mom left town and didn’t return for weeks, cutting off all communication with Judayza, she found herself with nowhere to turn. “At […]

Youth Homelessness – From the desk of the Professional Development Team

Take a quick minute to look around you – how many people are nearby? One? Five? Thirty? In the US, 1 in 5 teens experience homelessness. 1 in 10 young adults experience homelessness. That means if you played on the football starting line, 2 of your teammates would have experienced homelessness. In college, that is […]

December 16, 2019: Cookie Drop-Off

Cookie Drop-Off Monday, December 16, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Huckleberry House Carriage House – 1421 Hamlet Street, Columbus, OH 43201 Huck House will hold its third annual cookie walk for Transitional Living Program youth and families. Last year, our friends donated over 120 dozen cookies. Drop-off will take place on December 16 at […]

The Counseling Center at Huckleberry House

Below is a transcript of an interview between Victoria Alesi, Development Manager and Abbey Wollschleger, Programs and Clinical Director, and Erica Schnitz, Family Support Manager. Victoria – Why is Huckleberry House expanding their counseling services to different paying audiences? Abbey – I am regularly asked by friends, family members, when I run into people in […]

Huck House Youth Award Winners: Dexter and Katelynn

2019 Very Merry Huckleberry Holiday

A Very Merry Huckleberry House Lighting, efficiently powered by AEP Ohio. Sunday, December 1, 2019 from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Huckleberry House 1421 Hamlet Street, Columbus, OH 43201 Join us as we kick off a Very Merry Huckleberry Holiday and light up the house at 1421 Hamlet Street! Cookies and cocoa will be served on […]

Huck House Youth Award Winners: Arnold and Makenzie

Huck House Youth Award Winners: Destiny and Daaron

Huck House Youth Award Winners: James and Waverly