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OUR LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES
We need your help in supporting legislation and funding to:
· Provide affordable housing including Section 8, rent control, Habitat For Humanity, and support tenant/relationship policies.
· Protect abused and battered women and families.
· Encourage a fair and living wage.
· Support affordable health care services, such as SCHIP, for low income families.
. Support free or low cost early child-care for homeless and low income families.
· Support education needs for the poor to help ensure a smoother transition for homeless children to transition in to elementary schools.
· Encourage public support for transportation subsidies for low income families
For more information, go to www.atlantachildrensshelter.com