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Atlanta Champions - Atlanta Chapter of Canine Companions for Independence

Southeastern CCI Training Center
P.O. Box 547511
407-522-3300; 800-57

Age Groups Served (please check all that apply:)
Infants and Toddlers (birth - 2 years)
All Ages
Other Ages (specify): 
Geographic Areas Served:
Coastal Georgia
Middle Georgia
North Georgia / Atlanta
South Georgia
Statewide - all of Georgia
Other Geographic Details (specify):
Serves People with the Following Disabilities (please check all that apply):
Communication limitations
Learning limitations
Motor limitations
Personal care limitations (dressing, toileting, eating, etc.)
Sensory limitations (vision, hearning)
Other Demographics (specify):
Financial Eligibility (please check all that apply):
Source will pay for some portion of AT devices / services
Scholarships available
Source accepts private insurance
Source accepts Medicaid
Source accepts Medicare
Other Financial Eligibility details (specify):
Does the organization provide AT services?
Information about vendors / devices
Device demonstration
Help choosing right device / system
Help using current device appropriately
Device training
Fabricates special devices or adaptations
Repairs devices
Loans devices
Device rental
Financial help for device purchase
Help with insurance, Medicaid, or Medicare claim appeals
Technical assistance
Service coordination
Program advocacy
AT workshops
Other AT Services (specify) :
Does the organization provide AT Funding?
If yes, please indicate what services are provided; check all that apply)
Source sells devices
Source leases devices
  Source loans device or money
Source gives device free of charge
Source pays for at least part of device cost
Other Funding Details (specify):
Please indicate what types of AT devices the organization provides or provides services for:  (check all that apply)
Adapted toys
Computer access
Daily living devices
Educational aids
Environmental units
Hearing aids
Home modifications
Job Accommodations
Medical devices / supplies
Prosthetics / orthotics
Recreational aids
Seating / positioning
Vehicle modifications
Vision aids
Wheeled mobility
All AT devices
Comments (any other information you would like us to include about your organization):
Atlanta Champions serves the needs of people with disabilities by providing trained service hearing and social dogs and by providing continuing support to ensure the success of the work team. Must be financially responsible to care for and maintain the animal with shelter food and medical costs. Must be able to pay for training costs and expenses while at the Canine Companions for Independence (CIC) Training Center. Centers located in New York Ohio and California. Serves all disabilities except visually impaired and blind. Send a letter to the training center nearest you requesting an application. The letter should describe you your disability how it affects you and what you hope a canine companion will do for you. CCI will require an application to be completed. Complete the application answering questions about your disability your home environment and medical history. CCI will contact you within four to six weeks of receipt of application. At that time you may be s