Community Partners

Atlanta Clinical & Translational Science Institute (ACTSI)
Through focused education and training, innovative support of discovery, and ethical community engagement, the collaborative partners of the Atlanta Clinical & Translational Science Institute rapidly and efficiently translate scientific discoveries to impact all populations of the Atlanta community and beyond.

Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC)
The Atlanta Regional Commission will demonstrate professional and forward looking leadership to ensure sustainable growth and competitive advantage by focusing and balancing Environmental Responsibility, Economic Growth, and Social Needs.

Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Honor America’s Veterans by providing exceptional health care that improves their health and well-being.

Brain and Spinal Injury Trust Fund Commission
The Brain and Spinal Injury Trust Fund Commission enhances the lives of Georgians with traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries. Guided by the aspirations of people with traumatic injuries, the Commission supports lives of meaning, independence and inclusion.

Center for Women at Emory
The Center for Women at Emory benefits our university and community constituencies by promoting gender equity and inclusion, developing women leaders, and providing education on gender issues. The Center brings people together to share information, ideas, and resources as we work toward positive individual, institutional, and global transformation.

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, the Stephanie V. Blank Center for Safe and Health Children
Recognized at a state and national level as a child advocacy center for child abuse and neglect, the Stephanie V. Blank Center for Safe and Healthy Children located on the Children's at Scottish Rite and Children's at Hughes Spalding campuses provides forensic medical evaluations and conducts interviews of suspected victims of child abuse throughout Georgia. In addition to clinical services, the Stephanie V. Blank Center for Safe and Healthy Children offers ongoing training, education and consultation.

Emory Center for Health in Aging
The Emory Center for Health in Aging is dedicated to enabling older adults to age safely and successfully within their homes and communities.  They work towards this mission through partnership and community integration, scholarship and education.

Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence (GCADV)
The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Inc. (GCADV) brings together member agencies, allied organizations and supportive individuals who are committed to ending domestic violence. Guided by the voices of survivors, they work to create social change by addressing the root causes of this violence. GCADV leads advocacy efforts for responsive public policy and fosters quality, comprehensive prevention and intervention services throughout the state.

Georgia Department of Public Health
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is the lead agency in preventing disease, injury and disability; promoting health and well-being; prepareing for and responding to disasters from a health perspective.    

Governor's Office for Children and Families
The Governor's Office for Children and Families' mission is to reach, support, and empower communities to serve Georgia’s children and families.

Grady Memorial Hospital
Grady improves the health of the community by providing quality, comprehensive healthcare in a compassionate, culturally competent, ethical and fiscally responsible manner. Grady maintains its commitment to the underserved of Fulton and DeKalb counties, while also providing care for residents of metro Atlanta and Georgia. Grady leads through its clinical excellence, innovative research and progressive medical education and training.

Men Stopping Violence (MSV)
Men Stopping Violence (MSV) is a social change organization dedicated to ending men’s violence against women.

Metropolitan Violence Prevention Partnership (MAVPP)
A Metropolitan Atlanta that lives without violence.

Partnership Against Domestic Violence (PADV)
PADV works to end the crime of intimate partner violence and empower its survivors.

Respect Program, Emory's Office of Health Promotion
The Respect Program in the Office of Health Promotion engages the Emory community to prevent and respond to sexual assault and relationship violence.

Safe Kids Georgia
Safe Kids Georgia is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to leading a statewide network in order to prevent unintentional injury, the #1 cause of death to children fourteen years and younger. We bring together private and public, state and local organizations, and individual volunteers to keep our kids safe in cars, on wheels, in water, and at home.

Shepherd Center
Shepherd Center's mission is to help people with a temporary or permanent disability caused by injury or disease, rebuild their lives with hope, independence and dignity, advocating for their full inclusion in all aspects of community life while promoting safety and injury prevention.

Start Strong Atlanta, Jane Fonda Center
The Jane Fonda Center at Emory University, a member of the Start Strong Learning Community, is the lead organization for Start Strong Atlanta working with the Atlanta Public School District and Grady Health System Teen Services Program as primary partners.

Women's Resource Center to End Domestic Violence
The Women's Resource Center to End Domestic Violence's mission is to create a society in which domestic violence no longer exists. They strive to meet the immediate needs of the diverse community of battered women and their children by providing emergency shelter and services, while working toward changing the systems that enable violence through education and advocacy.