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Welcome to the Alabama Council on Human Relations, Inc. web site. 

Headquartered in Auburn, Alabama, the Alabama Council on Human Relations, Inc., (ACHR) administers programs such as Head Start and Early Head Start which address educational, nutritional, health and social services needs of children and families.  Information about ACHR and its programs can be found on our pages.

Please click on the link What's New for the latest news including links to pages such as Job Openings and the calendar.

CURRENT NEWS 

Reminders --

ELECTIONS for slots on the Community Action Partnership of Lee County (CAP-LC) for representatives of persons living with low incomes will be held in conjunction with the Head Start Parent Meetings this month.  Meetings of the CAP-LC are held at 11:00 am the third Tuesday of February, May, August and November.  Anyone interested in more information or in serving on the CAP-LC should attend the election at either Darden (Monday January 12) or Boykin (Thursday January 15) at 5:00 pm.

HEAD START/EARLY HEAD START PARENT MEETINGS - 5:00 pm.  This month the topics will be: Nutrition on a Budget, Tips for Exercise Anyone Can Do, Staying Healthy in the Cold and Choosing Children's Books. Please try to come to one of the meetings.  All who are interested are welcome.  The meeting will last an hour to an hour and a half.

    Monday, January 12 at Darden Center

    Tuesday, January 13 at Edelman Center

    Thursday, January 15 at Boykin Center

ENERGY ASSISTANCE -  We have HEATING funds for JANUARY.  Appointments are fully booked at this time.  If someone cancels, an appointment will open.

    The appointment scheduler will open the LAST week in January for February appointments.  After that as long as we have funds, it will be open the last week of each month during the winter so people can make appointments for the next month.

Residents of Lee County can make (or change) an appointment by either

        clicking http://achr.cascheduler.com and then following the instructions OR

        calling (334) 246-5266 and following the instructions. 

 

Contact Information

Telephone (all locations)       334-821-8336

Fax                                     334-826-6397

Address                              319 W Glenn Ave./P.O. Box 409, Auburn, Alabama, 36831

Center Locations

        Darden Center    604 S. 4th St., Opelika, AL

        Boykin Center     400 Boykin Ave., Auburn, AL

        Edelman Center    Red Fox Dr., Hurtsboro, AL 

Email 

        General Information               alma.gholston@achr.com

        Information Related to Web    janet.burns@achr.com

   

Send questions or comments about this web site to  janet.burns@achr.com Last modified: 01/08/15