Signs & Symptoms of Child Abuse and How to Help

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Since 1983, National Abuse Prevention Month has served as a reminder to communities across the nation to protect America’s children from abuse and promote healing for victims of child abuse. Although we should...

Hillside Celebrates 130 Years

Founded in January 1888, Hillside is one of Atlanta’s oldest nonprofit organizations. Since our beginning, Hillside’s mission has been to help children and families thrive. Just as Hillside’s location and facilities have changed over time, the mission has also...

February Is International Recreation Therapy Month!

Hillside is proud to offer daily Recreation Therapy services to our clients. Our department is staffed with Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialists (CTRS) via the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification.  Our vision is to empower youth with...

6 Ways to Support a Friend With a Mental Illness

Mental illness has a negative stigma in our society, so many times people don’t want to talk about it. But the truth is, people struggling with mental illnesses need the support of friends and family. Learning more about specific mental conditions and how to...

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Day Program Updates & Outings

Week of November 9th, 2018: Check out our outing this week in the Day Program! We took a ride down to Krog Street Market to this wonderful ice cream shop called Jeni’s Ice Creams. After we all picked out our flavors we practiced mindful eating! We were read a prompt...

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