Hushabye Nursery provides pre- and post-natal education through its Hushabye Opioid Pregnancy Preparation and Empowerment program (HOPPE). We serve the entire family system impacted by substance use and trauma by providing support to families to ensure that the infants are discharged to empowered, loving caregivers.
Groups are co led by our "Lived Experience" Peer Mentors to ensure that you and your family have the information and resources necessary to achieve optimal health and wellness for their infants, children, and themselves.
We offer a variety of evidence- based classes to help you learn and grow as a parent, decrease substance use, increase confidence and work towards family cohesion.
Through effective and compassionate case management, Hushabye Nursery staff will help you navigate health care alongside other critical systems and social services.
Hushabye Nursery’s staff counselor is experienced in trauma therapy and marriage and family counseling and will work with clients to help them heal from trauma and build healthy relationships.
Supporting Families Struggling with Opiate Use Disorder
Hushabye Nursery groups support pregnant women and their families struggling with Opiate Use Disorder. Services range from general support groups to those specifically designed to support your recovery and encourage healthy coping skills. Hushabye Nursery staff understands that this can be an overwhelming time, and we are here to support you!
People with lived/living experience deeply understand the realities of OUD. Their stories and experiences serve as powerful tools for building compassion and for disrupting and clarifying an understanding of its root causes and scope. Hushabye Nursery recognizes people with lived/living experience as context experts. Groups are co-led by our “Lived Experience” Peer Mentors to ensure that families have the information and resources necessary to achieve optimal health and wellness for their infants, children, and themselves.
Mentors provide advocacy and education for families of children with special health care needs and pregnant women with special health care needs to eliminate barriers to access and better prepare families to have access to care and be equal participants in decisions within the systems of care. Our mentoring program also serves as a safety net service in this community with limited resources.
The Hushabye Opioid Pregnancy Preparation and Empowerment (HOPPE) program is designed to help you have a healthy pregnancy, healthy baby, safe home and keep your family together. This group supports pregnant women and their families struggling with Opiate Use Disorder. Hushabye Nursery understands that this can be an overwhelming time, and in this group you will learn strategies for success and find caring individuals to support you!
This group is led by our family coach and covers a specific topic each week. Here you will learn about resources available to you as well as make sure you have a solid understanding of how to use your green binder and how to access additional support.
Join Hushabye mommies at different locations each week where kids can play, have a snack and you can enjoy some grown-up conversation!
SMART Recovery is an abstinence-based support group that focuses on ideas and techniques to help you change your life from one that is self-destructive and unhappy, to one that is constructive and satisfying. You will learn scientifically proven methods designed to empower you to change and to develop a more positive lifestyle.
Strength Through Safety
This support group is designed for people with a history of addiction and trauma. It focuses on healthy coping skills to help you become more safe in your relationships, thinking, and actions. Seeking Safety focuses on the present which means we will focus on what you can do right now to create a better life for you and your family!
Helping to Learn and Grow as a Parent
Hushabye Nursery offer a variety of evidence-based classes to help you learn and grow as a parent, decrease substance use, increase confidence and work towards family cohesion.
We offer parenting classes that will teach you strategies to foster a healthy relationship with your child or children, and provide additional education classes including the most updated information on labor and delivery, safe sleep, and car seat safety.
Car Seat Safety
Hushabye parents will receive a FREE car seat and learn the appropriate skills to install the car seat and secure the child in the car seat. Videos and discussion, along with referral to arrange an independent consult with a car seat tech to ensure safety are included.
Pregnancy and Birthing
These classes taught by a labor and delivery nurse will help prepare you for the birth of your new baby. Each class will focus on a different topic such as creating a birth plan, pain management, and types of births. These will be taught in person and a Zoom option is also available.
Parents will receive a FREE Pack and Play portable crib and learn the ABC’s of safe sleep skills. Always on their Back sleeping only in a Crib to ensure safety.
Musicology offers two classes to Hushabye families each week, to join contact Mary at 602-750-5168.
Infant Rhythms (0-5 months):
Musicology’s experienced teacher will lead the parent/caregiver and their infant through creative songs, movement and activities using sensory enhancing props to help develop eye-tracking, language, body awareness, tactile stimulation, sound awareness and balance to name a few.
Baby Beats (6-12 months):
Musicology will lead you on an enriching musical journey using instruments, sound play, movement, songs and creative props. These fun and engaging musical activities will lay the crucial foundation for Baby’s rhythm, language, motor skills, self-confidence and ability to learn.
Triple P is an evidence based parenting program that teaches parents the skills needed to raise confident, healthy children, and build stronger family relationships. You will learn simple, practical strategies that you can adapt to meet the needs of your families’ values, beliefs, and needs. The program consists of four group sessions, and two weeks of individualized sessions that you will schedule with your instructor.
Effective and Compassionate Case Management
Through effective and compassionate case management, Hushabye Nursery staff will help you navigate health care alongside other critical systems and social services. Our care team will offer you resources and support to help prepare you and your family for DCS involvement to foster family unification or work toward reunification of you and your child or children.
Hushabye parents work with case management staff to best prepare for, and collaborate with the Department of Child Services (DCS) to ensure that the home environment is safe and secure for the prospect of maintaining custody of their newborn.
The Strengthening Through Safety family coaching approach helps families/caregivers identify and build protective factors to prevent child abuse and neglect and help the family learn to thrive.
Hushabye case management collaborates with many affordable and permanent supporting housing partners throughout the Valley including Native American Connections and Arizona Housing Inc. to provide housing navigation by way of referrals to these partners.
BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SUPPORT
Healing from Trauma to Build Healthy Relationships
Hushabye Nursery’s staff counselor is experienced in trauma therapy and marriage and family counseling and will work with clients to help them heal from trauma and build healthy relationships. Healthy coping skills and emotional self-regulation are emphasized as primary goals to support recovery. The Strengthening Families strengths-based family coaching approach focuses on family well-being and helping families identify/build protective factors to prevent child abuse and neglect. The Hushabye family coach is The Protective Factors and Level 3 Triple P Parenting certified.
People with lived/living experience deeply understand the realities of their substance use disorder (SUD). Their stories and experiences serve as powerful tools for building compassion and help to bring meaning to root causes that often span generations. Hushabye Nursery recognizes people with lived/living SUD experience as context experts. Our Peer Support Program provides participants first-hand knowledge of systemic barriers and meaningful coaching work in the area of resilience/coping skills as a means to address and overcome the challenge.
The development of coping skills, resilience skills and affect regulation skills reduces the risk of trauma, stress, chronic poverty and household dysfunction.