Community Resources

Campus Ministries
Campus Ministries is a number of campus ministries (Catholic, Methodist, Jewish, Lutheran, etc.) support women and men in the Georgia Tech community. In addition many more religious groups are run as student organizations. A list of all these groups may be found at cyberbuzz.gatech.edu. Many churches within the vicinity of Georgia Tech also have programs geared toward college students.

Charis Circle
1189 Euclid Avenue, NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
Main Number: 404-524-0304
Administrative Office: 404-522-9912

Charis Circle is a nonprofit organization partnered with the South's oldest feminist bookstore, Charis Books and More located in Little Five Points. Charis Circle brings speakers and authors to Atlanta and offers regular programs on a wide range of women's issues, offers book groups. A diverse group of women are involved with Charis, including college students throughout Atlanta who attend programs or volunteer at the bookstore. Atlanta is fortunate to have a strong women's community centered at Charis Circle.

Feminist Women's Health Center
1924 Cliff Valley Way, NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
404-728-7900 (Clinic)
404-248-5445 (Administrative Offices)

The Feminist Women's Health Center is Atlanta's only non-profit comprehensive women's health facility, advocating all choices for all women. The Center provides gynecological health care in an environment sensitive to the needs of all women. The Center also provides community education and advocacy in addition to numerous volunteer opportunities. The Center also offers The Chrysalis Project (for young lesbian, bisexual or questioning women, 18 to 29 yrs) and the Young Women's Leadership Project The Center believes that personal empowerment begins with information and leads to women listening to their own voices, to make their own decisions.

Planned Parenthood
100 Edgewood Avenue, Suite 1604
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone 404-688-9305
For forty years, Planned Parenthood has been providing health and educational services to the women and men of Georgia. Services include gynecological services, anonymous HIV AIDS testing, birth control, emergency contraception, pregnancy tests and options counseling, STD tests and FIRST Line, an after-hours counseling line. If you have questions or need information, call from 7:00-11:00 p.m. every night to speak with a counselor. Referrals are available for most areas in Georgia.
In Atlanta, call 404-659-HELP
In Georgia, call toll free 1-800-264-7154

Youth Pride Inc.
Decatur, GA
Phone 404-521-9711
Uniquely among LGBTQ organizations as well as youth organizations, YouthPride serves teenagers (13-17) and young adults (18-24) in the metropolitan Atlanta area. YP Programs and Activities include:
social organization learning and educational opportunities, community support, weekly facilitated discussion groups, free HIV antibody testing - and after-school drop-in.