The Ma'at Program is a supportive holistic therapeutic community, in which we center and work with African American/Black Families in San Francisco.
Ma'at is focused on
7 cardinal virtues
Through these values, we provide individual and family therapy, mobile community outreach, culturally-based referrals, and community organizing and advocacy.
Ma'at is a healing community based on Afri-Centric and culturally opulent principles.
Blog and Events
Voices of the UpRising
HCN is proud to announce our new video project, “Homeless Children’s Network Presents: Voices of the Uprising.” This is an unfiltered expression of thoughts, emotions and feelings surrounding racism, police brutality and the killing of Black people.
Racism, Trauma and Mental Health
As a result of four centuries of racism, oppression and injustice the Black community suffers racial trauma intergenerationally. In addition to the obvious racial macroaggressions such as witnessing the murders of Black people, racial microaggressions that occur on a daily basis also have a tremendous impact on the mental health of Black children, youth and families.