Mission

To help children and their care-providers (teachers, parents, foster parents, other caring adults) learn the skills and develop the relationships for success in school, at home and in the community.

Principles & Values

Guiding Principles

  • Caring and compassion for each person.
  • Faith in each person’s capacity for change, growth and healing.
  • Expertise, experience and organizational depth.
  • Commitment to accountability and excellence.
  • Teaching and Learning through supportive relationships.

Values

Integrity

Integrity

We fulfill our commitments and operate with honesty, fairness and trust.

Energy

Energy

We are a dynamic, vibrant, proactive organization.

Perseverance

Perseverance

We do whatever it takes to make a positive difference.

Efficiency

Efficiency

We maximize staff, volunteer, financial, technical and time resources to deliver quality services.

Effectiveness

Effective

We provide services that achieve positive results and demonstrated outcomes.

Diversity

Diversity

We honor diverse perspectives and viewpoints.

Expertise

Expertise

We embrace the Teaching-Family Model and its cutting edge ability for beneficial change. HAP staff are experienced and exceptional.

Family

family

We believe in family and in family-style supportive relationships. These relationships are vital for understanding and growth.

Teaching

Teaching

We teach and learn. Teaching and Learning are our foundation.