Heads Up Guidance Services Inc. (H.U.G.S.), a local 501(c)(3) organization

Fostering Harmony between Citizen & Community

HUGS is currently partnering with other non-profit organizations to provide professional counseling services

(See Community Partners).

HUGS office Our compassionate staff is committed  to a comprehensive approach,    

offering many opportunities for social rehabilitation and community integration.

Serving clients of all ages…Individual and Group therapy…also offering an Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)

Radio Interview with HUGS’ Managing Director, January 2017     sav_lexicon_jan4-HUGS&DavenportHouseSoiree.wav



Mental Health, Addiction Recovery & Mentoring Services

Behavioral Health Services

Support Groups for Family & Friends of Clients

Teens & Adolescents

Family & Marriage Counseling

Women’s Abuse/Trauma Group

Vocational Guidance & Career Development  Opportunities
Parenting Skills 
Spiritual Growth & Guidance
Social Skills & Recreational Therapy
Training in Life Skills & Financial Responsibility

Youth Empowerment Services –  “YES” PROGRAM

        HUGS’ Counselors lead youth group discussions on topics important to their emotional health & social well being.

                                 Group Sessions offered free of charge for clients between the ages of 12 and 18.

Counseling & Psychoeducational topics to include:  Substance Abuse Education, Grief & Loss, Anger Management, Forgiveness/Guilt/Shame, Bullying,  Stress Management, Problems Solving, Setting Goals & Boundaries, Communication Skills, Dangers of Social Media, Anxiety & Fear, Dating & Sexuality, Teen Health Issues, and Friendships & Peer Pressure