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Phone: 404-881-0966 ext

Atlanta
Georgia
USA
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Target demographics: Uninsured, Underinsured, low-income men 18 years of age and older.

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Assist with the logistics of the community health-care event, that screens men for various diseases including prostate cancer, colon cancer, hypertension, diabetes, STDs, dental, mental health, and foot, assist with obtaining vitals (blood pressure, blood specimens, urine, height, weight, etc.), registration, set-up, break-down, traffic flow, meet and greet, data entry, and more.

Geographic areas served: Atlanta Metropolitan Area, Georgia

Programs: Includes FREE health screenings (prostate and colorectal cancer screenings, blood pressure screenings, diabetes screenings, cholesterol screenings, HIV/AIDS testing, dental screenings, BMI readings) disease counseling, mental health experts, health exhibits, seminars, and much more!

Mission:
Our mission is clear. To promote and raise awareness of the importance of early detection and prevention concerning health issues for men, especially in the area of prostate cancer. We exist to help eradicate the lines that enable health disparities in this world to exist. Although it is a lofty goal, we believe by providing this safety net we can pursue our mission on all fronts: awareness, education, and prevention. With these tools we believe we can provide an inexpensive opportunity for community members to learn about health promoting behaviors and make healthy lifestyle changes.
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04/18/13
I have volunteered for the CHAMPS organization for a few years. As a volunteer I input data and helped participants navigate the health services provided when needed. The CHAMPS organization provides health services for men of the community each year, and with each passing year the fair becomes ... more »
04/10/13
I have been volunteering with CHAMPS for several years and I talk about my experience all the time to any one who will listen. I have relocated to Charlotte, NC and I will still continue to come back to Atlanta to volunteer that how much I have enjoyed it and to see it grow through the years also ... more »
04/10/13
I have been volunteering with CHAMPS for the past few years and I enjoy it. This past year, I encouraged a couple of co-workers/friends to participate and they enjoyed working with CHAMPS as well. We were a part of the 1st line where we took the information from the participants and entered it ... more »
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