H.E.R.O. for Children remains the only organization in Georgia solely focused on Quality of Life care for children with HIV/AIDS
33% of H.E.R.O. children are HIV positive and the other 67% have an infected parent /guardian, sibling or residential relative.
H.E.R.O. In Action
Super HEROes Mentoring
A one-on-one mentoring program in which children ages 6 to 16 receive quality of life support that improves their self-esteem, self-confidence,
goal-setting, socialization skills and academic performance. Our mentors, who
we call "Super HEROes", provides constant care and guidance to their "Little HEROes" as they develop into young adults.
Camp High Five
A week-long, residential summer camp program that provides
recreational and educational activities to HERO children. It serves youths between the ages of 6 and 16.
Holiday of HEROs
The Holiday of HEROs (H.O.H) program allows us to partner with other AIDS organizations and hospitals in Georgia to provide children with one item they need and one gift they want during the holiday season.
Transition To Adulthood
A program in which high school aged
children a end an annual, weekend
retreat, as well as seminars and
workshops throughout the year, that
address topics including the college
application on process
H.E.R.O. for Children is a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization registered with the Georgia Secretary of State (tax ID# 74-3094690). All donations are tax deductible as allowed by law.
6075 Roswell Road NE, Suite 450
Atlanta, GA 30328