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We need you for the FINAL Smoke-free Atlanta vote at Atlanta City Hall

The Smoke-Free Atlanta Campaign is at it's final stop, successfully passing through the Public Safety and Transportation Committees. On Monday, July 1st, we will know if Atlanta will become the next smoke-free city in the United States!

Latest Updates

July 10, 2019

ACS CAN launched a collection of digital stories today from individuals, families and health care professionals as part of its Medicaid Covers US project. The stories feature people directly impacted by Medicaid across several states including Georgia, as they work to take care of themselves, their families and their communities.

July 1, 2019

ATLANTA - Today, the Atlanta City Council voted in support of ordinance that will protect everyone’s right to breathe clean air in workplaces across the city. The following can be attributed to Gary Reedy, chief executive officer of the American Cancer Society and American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network,

May 31, 2019

Did you hear what happened yesterday? We did, along with the Atlanta City Council, Atlanta residents and so many Georgians across the state. Our very own CEO Gary Reedy sat down with the 16 th Surgeon General of the United States and the Founding Director of the Satcher Health Leadership

May 24, 2019

Good Afternoon, First thank you so much to those of you that made it out to the Atlanta City Council work session to discuss smoke-free Atlanta on Wednesday. It was a great showing of support and with an overflow crowd that forced moving the session from the committee room to

Georgia Events

September 13, 2019
Atlanta, GA

We are excited to invite you to the 2019 ACS CAN Georgia policy forum on Medicaid Expansion. Our 2019 forum will focus on the benefits of the Medicaid program in Georgia, stories of hard-working Georgians of whom the Medicaid program has impacted and presentations from experts in the Medicaid field...

State Contacts

Andy Freeman
Georgia Government Relations Director
Storm Goodlin
Georgia Grassroots Manager
Ray Carson
Associate Director, Media Advocacy
Southern Region

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Do you have a personal story about how cancer has impacted you or someone you love? Real stories are how ACS CAN ensures that no one becomes a statistic.