Past Posts for "Health"


2019 Asthma Awareness Fair

2019 Asthma Awareness Fair

posted on May 7th, 2019   |   No Comments

On #WorldAsthmaDay, join us for a resource fair featuring local health care providers, health plans, and other agencies invested in our community’s wellness. We’ll also have DJ Willy Wow, face painting, games, raffles, and food.

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Unnatural Disasters: When Tenants Lose Everything

Unnatural Disasters: When Tenants Lose Everything

posted on May 22nd, 2018   |   Category: Letters From Leadership   |   No Comments

Every day in Atlanta, landlords carry out illegal evictions. They toss their tenants out without the benefit of court filings or a hearing, often because rent is a few days late. Most of the tenants who call AVLF have no prior warning of these “self-help” evictions. They simply return home to find that their key no longer fits in the lock, and peer through their own windows to see that all of their belongings have been removed or ransacked.

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AVLF Hosts Awareness Fair for World Asthma Day

AVLF Hosts Awareness Fair for World Asthma Day

posted on May 9th, 2018   |   Category: News   |   No Comments

In Atlanta, mold infestations are common. When our subtropical summers meet a negligent landlord, fungus can flourish on the walls, causing a wide range of health problems. Standing with Our Neighbors (SWON) staff members are no strangers to this issue.

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