About Us

This website was created by the Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) in Minneapolis, Minnesota to help teens thrive through parent education and confidential care. This was made possible by funding from the Family Planning Special Projects and Title X grants.

The dynamic Between Us team includes:

  • Maria Veronica Svetaz MD MPH FSAHM FAAFP
  • Javiera Monardez-Popelka, MPH
  • Rachel Sixberry, RN, PHN

Contact Us

If you have medical questions or want schedule an appointment, please call us at 612-873-2868. 
For more program information contact:

  • Javiera Monardez-Popelka
    Between Us Parent Education and Website Coordinator
    betweenus@hcmed.org