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together for Chatham County and for you.


For Affordable Eyeglasses, Call St. Mary’s Community Center

November 14, 2018 - Do you need affordable eyeglasses?  Call St. Mary’s Community Center (912) 447-0578 today!  St. Mary’s offers an eyeglass clinic once a month or... Continue Reading

Heads-Up Guidance Services (HUGS) has a new location!

November 1, 2018 - Heads-Up Guidance Services (HUGS) has a new location!  It’s at 5 Executive Circle, Savannah, GA 31406. Heads-Up Guidance Services is a non-profit... Continue Reading

Children’s Special Services & Effingham County Health Department Recognized as Outstanding Outreach Partners

September 13, 2018 - The Coastal Campaign for Healthy Kids recognized the Effingham County Health Department and Children’s Special Services (CSS) which include Babies Can’t Wait,... Continue Reading

Safety Net Awarded R. Howard Dobbs Jr. Grant Supporting Children’s Health Insurance Mobile Enrollment Assistance

August 7, 2018 -   We are pleased to announce that the Georgia-based R. Howard Dobbs Jr. Foundation has awarded Chatham County Safety Net’s (Safety Net)... Continue Reading

Chatham County, Georgia “Inmate Project” Case Study Published as Innovation Prize Finalist

August 2, 2018 - Chatham County, Georgia’s “Inmate Project” Case Study has been published along with two other studies by the Milbank Memorial Fund Foundation.  The... Continue Reading

Safety Net Recognizes Robyn Wainner as Outstanding Partner

June 25, 2018 - At the June Full Council Meeting, Chatham County Safety Net Planning Council recognized Robyn Wainner, Director of Asset Building and Financial Empowerment,... Continue Reading

Safety Net on Georgia Team for Georgetown’s Center for Children and Families’ Children’s Health Leadership Network

June 14, 2018 - Lisa Hayes, Executive Director of Safety Net, Elise Blasingame, Executive Director of Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition of Georgia, Laura Colbert, Executive... Continue Reading

Catham County Safety Net Planning Council Honors Its Founding Chair and Board Member, Diane Weems, MD

April 20, 2018 - Catham County Safety Net Planning Council honored Diane Z. Weems, MD, Safety Net’s founding Chair and Board Member, who retired as Board... Continue Reading

Safety Net & Chatham County Finalist for Milbank Memorial Fund and AcademyHealth State and Local Innovation Prize

April 19, 2018 - Updated 5/04/2018. Chatham County Safety Net Planning Council, Inc. (ChathamHealthLink), Chatham County, GA, Chatham County Sheriff’s Department, Curtis V. Cooper Primary Health... Continue Reading

Chatham Collaboration Awarded Prize to Aid in Technical Assistance to Improve Services for High Risk Youth

April 18, 2018 - Chatham County was selected in April 2018 as one of four communities nationally to participate in a technical assistance award from the... Continue Reading