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.

Atlanta Outreach Center

2750 Buford Highway
Atlanta, GA 30324
(404) 638-1800

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.

Schedule:
Third Wednesday of every month, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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.

Schedule:
2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month, 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
By appointment only.
To schedule an appointment, contact tfuller@thelaa.org or 404-638-1813

 

Medicaid, TANF and Food Stamps Assistance
The DeKalb Department of Families and Children Services (DFCS) offers assistance with applications and interviews to apply for food stamps, Medicaid and TANF. *DeKalb county residents only for Atlanta Outreach Center.

Schedule:
2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month, 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
By appointment only.
To schedule an appointment, contact tfuller@thelaa.org or 404-638-1813.

 

Social Security Administration
We offer assistance with applications for Social Security cards, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), disability benefits, and lost cards.

Schedule:
2nd Thursday of every month, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
By appointment or walk-in.
To schedule an appointment, contact tfuller@thelaa.org or 404-638-1813.

 

Support Group for Lupus in Spanish
This group offers support for patients with Lupus, their relatives and friends.

Schedule:
2nd Saturday of every month, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
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.

Schedule:
1st Saturday of each month, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
1st Saturday of each month, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
For more information or to register, please call (404) 778-1697.

Norcross Outreach Center

128 Lawrenceville Street
Norcross, GA 30071
(678) 205-1018

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.

Schedule:
1st Tuesday of each month, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
2nd Tuesday of each month, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
By appointment or walk-in
To schedule an appointment, contact tfuller@thelaa.org or 404-638-1813

 

Legal Aid
During these sessions, visitors can meet with attorneys to discuss a variety of legal matters.

Schedule:
3rd Monday of every month from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (all of 2011)

 

Employment Seminar
During these sessions visitors will learn about job opportunities.

Schedule:
1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (all of 2011)

 

DFCS
Department of Family and Child Services.

Schedule:
2nd Tuesday of every month. Time to be determined.