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Help for Homeless Families – Homestretch, located in North Metro Atlanta is a 501C3 non-profit organization that offers short term housing for those who are not able to afford housing for themselves and their families.  Homestretch wants to provide families a stable home for their children to grow in. To qualify for Homestretch, one must have minor children, currently be employed full-time as well as drug and alcohol free. Visit their website homestretch.org for more information.

Need a State Service – If you need a state service but don’t know which state agency or person to call for help, dial 1.800.georgia (1.800.436.7442) for immediate assistance. In the Atlanta area, the number is 678.georgia (678.436.7442). Agents are on duty Monday-Friday, 8am-6pm (closed on state holidays).

Use these links for information on the following agencies:

Family and Children Services Division (DFCS)    |    Aging Services Division (DAS)

Child Support Services Division (DCSS)    |    Residential Child Care Office (RCC)

Also check out this website for general info: www.dhr.ga.gov

UPCOMING EVENTS AND NOTICES:

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Real Estate 101: Residents Of Peoplestown Need Your Help

The residents of Peoplestown are back on Real Estate 101, and this time their fight has taken a turn for the worse. Homeowners, Tanya Washington and the Darden family came on the show to tell WAOK […]

WAOK-AM–12/06/2016

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Real Estate 101: Deal Of The Decade

Looking for a home, but you don’t know where to go? Check out the Deal of the Decade below, and make sure you stay tuned to Real Estate 101 with Mary Gill. Show airs on […]

WAOK-AM–12/06/2016

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Real Estate 101: Do You Know Your Rights As A Renter?

Are you a renter who has been taken by you landlord? Or are you a landlord and need assistance with writing a lease? Well this is the show for you.

WAOK-AM–07/04/2016

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Real Estate 101: Deal Of The Decade

Looking for a home, but you don’t know where to go? Check out the Deal of the Decade below, and make sure you stay tuned to Real Estate 101 with Mary Gill. Show airs on […]

WAOK-AM–06/13/2016

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Time To Celebrate All Fathers

Looking for something to do to celebrate your dad? Here is something different and it’s an event for everyone in the family.

WAOK-AM–05/27/2016

Photo by Greg Street CBS Radio

Towers High School Career Day Is Thursday

The 9th annual Towers High School Career Day is coming up. We have your information here.

WAOK-AM–04/18/2016

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It’s Atlanta Burger Week

Like burgers? This week is for you if you live in Atlanta.

WAOK-AM–04/18/2016

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Support The Miracle Challenge For CHOA

Find out how you can help yourself with exercise and help Children’s Health Care at the same time.

WAOK-AM–04/04/2016

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It’s Dogwood Festival Weekend

You know it is Spring when the Dogwood Festival happens. Get ready for art, food, music and fun.

WAOK-AM–04/04/2016

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Real Estate 101: Need A Job?

Are you currently unemployed, underemployed or looking for a career change? Well pay attention…

WAOK-AM–03/14/2016

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