On September 26, 2016 a 30,000 pound bucket truck hit 16-year-old Tori Blocker’s car, completely destroying it. When EMS arrived, they pronounced Tori dead, but as they rolled her over, she gasped for breath and was life-flighted to Memorial Hospital in Savannah. Due to a traumatic brain injury and multiple broken bones, Tori spent a month in the Memorial ICU. At the start of the new year she was transferred to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta […]

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Calling all Atlanta RMHC families affected by childhood cancer: We have a special event we’d love for you to attend! Rides To Remember is a fun Saturday morning taking place on June 10, 2017 when kids affected by cancer (battling, in remission, seeking treatment, and their siblings) can come for a ride in an exotic car. The event is put on by Ferrari Maserati at Atlanta Motorsports Park (AMP)! Kids and their families can register […]

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“We are so blessed to have this House during times of uncertainty. We will be forever grateful-” Lisa Mabry, Austin’s mom. The past 18 months have been quite a life-changing journey for the Mabry family. Austin Mabry, a high school senior at Franklin County High School in North-East Georgia, will graduate in May with hopes of continuing on to attend a local college and pursue a degree in engineering. What makes Austin’s graduation day extra […]

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Liam is a 10 month old who has stolen the hearts of all Atlanta RMHC staff and volunteers! Liam and his parents, Luisa and Cheyenne, are from Chattanooga, TN. They have been staying at our House near Egleston for more than two months. Liam was diagnosed at birth with BA, or Biliary Atresia. This rare condition for newborn infants requires a liver transplant and this week, Liam received the life-saving transplant he needed! He is […]

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The Johnson Family is one of more than 48,000 families we’ve served since first opening our doors to families in 1979. Their story will touch your heart and ignite your understanding of the support and love our Houses offer to the families we serve. Our Houses are more than a roof held up by walls, they are a safe refuge for families facing unimaginable circumstances. Our Houses offer the chance for families to be together […]

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