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 Center for MSACD
12 Executive Park Drive Ne
2nd Floor, Building 12
Atlanta, GA 30329
Claire D. Coles, Ph.D.
Karen K. Howell, Ph.D.
 
ENEC Clinic
Lisa Doroshenko
(404) 712-9800

MotherToBaby Georgia
(855) 789-6222

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News

May 06, 2015
Best Way to Stifle Seasonal Allergies During Pregnancy
MotherToBaby Blog. May, 2015. Lorrie Harris-Sagaribay, MPH, MotherToBaby North Carolina

March 03, 2015
World Birth Defects Day
MotherToBaby Blog. March, 2015. Lori Wolfe, Certified Genetic Counselor and Teratogen Information Specialist.

Februrary 12, 2015
GA Association of Licensed Adoption Agencies Annual Conference
February 12 & 13, 2015 Exhibit by Dr. Karen Howell Crowne Plaza Ravinia Hotel Atlanta, Georgia

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SPOTLIGHT ON COMMUNITY PARTNERS:

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HEARTS for Families: Moultrie and Colquitt County, GA 

HEARTS for Families, Inc. is dedicated to the prevention of underage drinking through the Implementation of strategies specific to communities throughout the state of Georgia.
This month’s focus in Moultrie is to Promote a Social Host Ordinance, one of the three Alcohol Prevention Project strategies in Moultrie, GA.  The other two strategies implemented in Moultrie are ‘Be the Wall’ (a positive messaging campaign) and SMART Moves (an alcohol and drug prevention program for middle and high school students and their parents).  STEP Up Moultrie Workgroup members have been able to establish a rapport with the local law enforcement and have participated in several of their community events to promote Underage Drinking Prevention Awareness.
 
Currently, STEP Up Moultrie Workgroup members and Colquitt County Sheriff’s office are partnering to promote and educate the community on the need for a local Social Host Ordinance, which would hold property owners responsible for underage drinking occurring on their property.   We are busy planning a Law Enforcement Dinner on May 14, 2015 from 5-9 pm in recognition of National Police Week 2015, May 10-16, 2015.  County and city law enforcement officers, local EMT staff, elected city officials, District Attorney’s Office staff and MADD representatives have been invited to participate.
 
If you live or work in the Moultrie area, please join the Moultrie STEP Up Workgroup members at our monthly meetings.  
This month’s meeting is May 19, 2015 @ 10:00 am @ 617 1st Ave, Moultrie GA.  See you there!!!
 
Kiva Hall, MS
Community Involvement Specialist
HEARTS for Families, Inc.
Work 678-392-248

Events

April 30, 2015
2015 Neonatology Conference
Exhibit by Dr. Karen Howell. April 30-May 1, 2015 Emory Conference Center Atlanta, Georgia

April 25, 2015
Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Day
Lucky Shoals Park Community Recreation Center 4651 Britt Rd. Norcross, GA 30093

April 23, 2015
Decatur Town Hall Meetings
The Decatur Prevention Initiative invites you to attend their spring town hall meeting. April 6:30-8pm.

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