• The mission of Live Forward is to build healthier communities through stable housing, improved health management, strong community outreach and widespread prevention services, ensuring those we help live with dignity and a positive quality of life.

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  • The Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that over one million Americans are living with HIV / AIDS and 50% of those infected are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

  • Live Forward serves all 10 counties in the Northeast Health District (District 10) of Georgia. Our service area includes: Barrow, Clarke, Elbert, Greene, Jackson, Madison, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe, and Walton counties.



I was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS in 2004, and, according to my numbers, I should have died. During this time, I thought that there must be a reason why I was still here and I decided to stop focusing on HIV/AIDS being a death sentence and start focusing on how I could help others who are positive. Through my involvement with Live Forward, I was given the opportunity to do just that.

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