Located in Aiken, South Carolina, Helping Hands, Inc. is a 501 (c) 3, United Way agency that serves as a 24-hour emergency home for abused, abandoned, and neglected children in South Carolina. Our agency cares for young male and female victims from the ages of birth to twenty-one.
Aiken Youth Empowerment exist for the purpose of empowering youth to make responsible decisions for their futures. Through a series of core programs, we encourage strategies that prevent teen pregnancy, STD's and promote abstinence, healthy relationships and responsible decisions among youth.
The combined mission of Helping Hands and Aiken Youth Empowerment is to educate and increase awareness among youth, their families and other caring adults in order to promote behaviors leading to positive health outcomes through a continuum of residential and community-based services.