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GOOD THINGS ARE HAPPENING AT HOPE HAVEN!

    With the help of corporate donations, volunteers and staff, we’re making progressive changes that ultimately will have a positive effect on our students, families and working environment. As part of RED Day, an annual event dedicated to improving local communities, more than 50 employees from Keller Williams Atlantic Properties donated their time and … Continue reading GOOD THINGS ARE HAPPENING AT HOPE HAVEN!

Hope Haven Helping to Draw Attention to Families Facing an Autism Diagnosis

April is National Autism Awareness Month and what a great opportunity to not only promote autism awareness but autism acceptance and to draw attention to the tens of thousands facing an autism diagnosis each year. In Jacksonville, FL, Hope Haven, one of the community’s leading nonprofit providers of specialized services for children and their families, … Continue reading Hope Haven Helping to Draw Attention to Families Facing an Autism Diagnosis

HELP WIN A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD FOR JACKSONVILLE WHILE SUPPORTING A LOCAL NON-PROFIT

JACKSONVILLE, Fl. – Jacksonville University is hosting the World’s Largest Water Balloon Fight in hopes to win the Guinness World Record for the community. On March 3, 2018, over 150,000 water balloons will be loaded and ready for battle. There is a one dollar entry to participate in the event, and all proceeds will be … Continue reading HELP WIN A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD FOR JACKSONVILLE WHILE SUPPORTING A LOCAL NON-PROFIT

Meet Chante: “Being a valuable and contributing part of society is a dignity everyone deserves.” In spring of 2016, Chante graduated from Hope Haven’s Project SEARCH; a highly successful job skills and internship program for young adults with special needs. Empowered by her new sense of self-sufficiency she asked to volunteer in Hope Haven’s FAAST … Continue reading

Meet the Hope Haven Team | Tim

I was Department Head for Speech, Language and Hearing services, during which time I worked as a Speech/Language Pathologist both on-site and throughout the community providing speech and language services for children and families who manifested a wide spectrum of conditions and disabilities. This, many times, involved working within an interdisciplinary team such as performing … Continue reading Meet the Hope Haven Team | Tim

Hope Haven Names New Chief Executive Officer

Hope Haven, one of Northeast Florida’s leading nonprofit providers of specialized services for children and their families, announced today that its Board of Directors has selected Stella E. Johnson as the organization’s new Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Johnson currently serves as the Executive Director of the Family Nurturing Center, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the … Continue reading Hope Haven Names New Chief Executive Officer