Throughout the year, our staff support parents through one-on-one conversations that provide guidance, support and referrals.
H4H offers bi-monthly online parent resource workshops with guest speakers and wellness experts. Topics include: stress management, financial literacy, parenting, mental wellness and job training. Parents accessed helpful resources to better understand how to support their children and themselves in ways that are beneficial to their mental health and financial well being. Equipping parents with tools in these times of heightened stress and anxiety helps create a healthier environment for children and parents.
Many Hands4Hope LA families currently navigate housing displacement, food instability, illness and loss, stress, and increased rates of domestic violence. Our families’ tenacity in the face of adversity inspires us to continue improving our services to best support them and their needs.
And, our core children’s programs reduce the stress experienced by single and working parents due to concern about their children’s welfare afterschool!
Parents miss an average of five days of work per year due to a lack of afterschool care.
Parental concern about after school care results in $300 billion per year in lost productivity.
At Hands 4 Hope LA, we provide quality after-school programming to children predominantly from single parent, working households, where the only alternative is for children to be left unattended for hours after school.
Special Events include our Mothers Day Celebration each year! nd loss, stress, and increased rates of domestic violence. Our families’ tenacity in the face of adversity inspires us to continue improving our services to best support them and their needs.