Wellness Services

In addition to providing one-on-one family support, HPP offers a variety of other programs and services designed to meet family needs:

  • Client ServicesDaily drop-in support, crisis management and emergency services (including food, clothes and diapers) and referral services.
  • Wellness CenterActivities that encourage a healthful transition from pregnancy to parenting by offering a holistic and integrated array of services designed to help women deliver healthy babies, encourage mother/child bonding and acquire parenting skills that promote positive child development. These include prenatal classes, group prenatal care provided by midwives from San Francisco General Hospital, alternative health services (e.g., prenatal yoga classes, acupuncture, doula support), post-partum support, lactation consultation and family planning counseling.
  • Mental Health & Parenting Services: Onsite individual, couples, family and group therapy for HPP clients, as well as parenting classes, fatherhood services and children’s playgroups.
  • Childcare Center: Onsite quality childcare for children while their parents participate in services. HPP also has an outdoor Wellness Garden for young children with a curriculum led by skilled child development teachers with backgrounds in horticultural therapy.