News and Events

Hope Services Counseling Center Responds to the Coronavirus Pandemic

Jun 7, 2021
Some of our mental health team, with masks

Dealing with mental health challenges and having an intellectual disability, going through a scary pandemic, and a stay-at-home policy are major challenges of these unprecedented times. How can we help our clients to safely deal with all of this? In March 2020, the coronavirus pandemic resulted in an unprecedented and historic shelter in place order…

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Hope Services is Helping Those Suffering From Mental Illness

May 26, 2021
May is Mental Health Awareness Month

This month is very different than any other month for people suffering from depression, anxiety, bipolar, schizophrenia and other mental conditions because of isolation and lack of personal contact to friends, family and therapists. Their ongoing struggles with dealing with their condition has worsened since March 16. According to National Alliance on Mental Illness, nearly…

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Support Peace

Apr 1, 2021

Anti-Asian violence has long been a reality for Asian American and Pacific Islander communities. Hope services affirms its commitment to addressing structural causes of harm against AAPI communities that are rooted in Anti- Black racism and white supremacy.

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Hope Services Chief Program Officer Goes Wherever Help Is Most Needed

Mar 16, 2021

Tara Beckman joins the Hope Services family as new Chief Program Officer; overseeing all programs and driving the exploration of new programmatic opportunities. “Tara’s experience providing guidance, assessment and treatment to diverse patient populations, combined with her ability to manage programs and build alliances will allow her to make significant contributions,” note Chip Huggins, President/CEO.…

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An Update from our CEO

Mar 15, 2021

Dear Hope Services Family and Friends, I hope you all are in good health and spirits as we welcome a new year. 2021 is an exciting time for our agency, as we are celebrating anniversaries, milestones, and new arrivals. Hope Services has been “transforming lives through Hope since 1952” by providing a lifespan of services…

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An Update on the Peris Quadruplet

Jan 29, 2021

Thanks to the generosity of our giving community, Hope Services was able to raise $201,922 during our holiday campaign! This means more equipment, staff, and resources available to help additional Hope families in 2021. We shared this wonderful news with Michele, mother to the Peris quadruplets you have read so much about last month, and…

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Looking Back at 2020

Dec 29, 2020

Dear Friends and Stakeholders, As we near the end of this very challenging year, I would like to thank everyone for their support of Hope Services. The pandemic, racial unrest, and fires have left folks exhausted and anxious. We have been able to keep most of our programs operating during the pandemic while we have…

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Oct 27, 2020

Sponsors, partners, and supporters virtually attended Hope Services’ 2nd annual “In Concert with Hope” benefit featuring two-time GRAMMY nominee jazz saxophonist Mindi Abair and multi GRAMMY award nominated arranger, producer, and jazz pianist Shelly Berg. Each performer shared a personal connection to Hope Services as well as exceptional music which provided therapy and a sense…

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Hope Services Update: The Reopening of Services

Aug 21, 2020

Dear Friends, Since shelter-in-place orders came down March 16th, the management team has been busy implementing a new remote learning program called From Hope to Home ™.  More than 84% of our clients are enrolled and participating in this new program since the beginning of July. When in-person therapy, programming, and services had to cease,…

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Artist’s Parents Leave Legacy of Hope in Her Honor

Jul 21, 2020

Hope comes from many sources like Suzie Tabata, a talented artist born with cerebral palsy who spent time during her life as a client of Hope Services. In her memory, the Tabata Living Trust recently made a donation of nearly half-a-million dollars to Hope Services. Unstoppably perseverant, Suzie pursued her interests and creative outlets with…

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