Community Resources & Health Programs
We work with a number of partner agencies who provide services at LAA sites such as free HIV testing, hemoglobin tests, Medicaid assistance, blood drives, and pre-natal classes. See schedules below.
2750 Buford Highway
Atlanta, GA 30324
For more information about any of the partner programs at the Atlanta Outreach Center, please contact 404-638-1813.
Free HIV Testing by AID Atlanta
We offer free and confidential HIV testing that includes pre- and post-test counseling by St. Joseph’s Mercy Care Services. Participants also receive information about medical services provided by St. Joseph’s.
Walk-ins are accepted
Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) - Dekalb County
The Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) is responsible for welfare and employment support, protecting children, foster care and other services to strengthen families.
2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month, 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
By appointment only
Medicaid, TANF and Food Stamps Assistance
Social Security Administration
We offer assistance with applications for Social Security cards, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), disability benefits, and lost cards.
By appointment or walk-in.
Support Group for Lupus in Spanish
This group offers support for patients with Lupus, their relatives and friends.
For more information or to register, please call (404) 616-7430
Diabetes Educational Classes
Emory University Latino Diabetes Program offers these classes free of cost. In this class participants learn how to lead healthy lives and stay active while keeping diabetes under control. Activities include learning how to check blood sugar, how to use medications correctly, reduce eye, feet, heart and kidney problems, and how to manage emotions.
1st Saturday of each month, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (For the rest of 2010)
1st Saturday of each month, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (For all of 2011)
Norcross Outreach Center
128 Lawrenceville Street
Norcross, GA 30071
For more information about any of the partner programs at the Norcross Outreach Center, please contact 678-205-1018.
Food Stamp Application Assistance
The Department of Family and Child Services (DFCS) provides assistance with food stamp applications. Appointments are required. To schedule an appointment, contact 678-205-1018.
Sickle Cell Foundation of Georgia
SCFG offers free sickle cell screenings.
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
1st Tuesday of each month (for the rest of 2010)
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
2nd Tuesday of each month (for all of 2011)
By appointment or walk-in
During these sessions, visitors can meet with attorneys to discuss a variety of legal matters.
3rd Monday of every month from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (all of 2011)
During these sessions visitors will learn about job opportunities.
1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (all of 2011)
Department of Family and Child Services.
2nd Tuesday of every month. Time to be determined.