Huntington Family Centers

HOPE (Huntington Observation & Parent Education)

The HOPE (Huntington Observation and Parent Education) Program is a family reunification program providing supervised visitation with pre/post counseling for parents with children in foster care. HOPE offers structured feedback, curriculum based instruction, and ongoing support to achieve permanency. Services are provided to expedite reunification whenever possible and can include short term aftercare services following the child’s discharge from foster care. HOPE is a component of the Integrated Visitation Services Partnership (Family Place) which includes the Department of Children and Family Services, Salvation Army, Huntington Family Centers, and Catholic Charities.