Georgia Cancer Action Center


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

February 12, 2020
Atlanta, GA

Join us for the 2020 ACS CAN Georgia Day at the Capitol! On February 12th, 2020, ACS CAN Advocates from all over the peach state will convene in Atlanta under the gold dome to advocate for policies increasing the overall public health. Make plans to join us as we advocate...

State Contacts

Andy Freeman
Georgia Government Relations Director
Storm Goodlin
Georgia Grassroots Manager
Taylor Hall
Media Advocacy Manager

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