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Corporate Office:

165 Burke Street Suite 109
Stockbridge, Ga. 30281

Phone: 770.477.2551
Fax:  770.477.255

Personal Contacts:

Kimberly Underdue, LMSW
Executive Director

LaKendra Baker, MS
Program Coordinator

Referral Contact:

Maryum Hasan, MS
Business Coordinator
Phone: 404.914.6645
Embracing Arms, Inc.

It is the policy of Embracing Arms, Inc.  to provide services that fully comply with all federal, state, and local regulations and applicable laws, and to adhere to explicit ethical standards throughout all facets of the organization's operations. Embracing Arms, Inc. will ensure these conditions of operation are met through an organized and ongoing comprehensive corporate compliance program.  Our corporate compliance program include the following: Annual CPA Review, DJJ Utilizations Reviews, DFCS compliance visits, Annual ORS visits, CARF compliance and Consumer/Parent/Stakeholders/Referral source input.

Embracing Arms, Inc. Corporate Compliance/Grievance Hotline:  678-499-1380 - Compliance Officer: Niefa Taylor, LAPC 

Employees Compliance complaints by utilizing the above hotline number or the utilization of   (The process is completely anonymous).
                           A survey team from CARF* will be visiting our premises on
                                                     January 11, 2010 to January 12, 2010

We invited the CARF surveyors to evaluate how well our services meet international standards for quality. The survey team will be looking at many things about us and our services. The survey will tell us what we are doing well and ways we might improve. As a result of this survey, our services may earn or continue CARF accreditation.

As part of the survey, the surveyors will interview people who use our services, their families, our staff, and others. Some questions the survey team members might ask people are:

        Are our services provided in a clean and safe setting?
        Do you receive the services you need and want?
        Are you treated with respect?
        Do you take part in planning your services?
        Are you told what you need to know about your services?
        Are your questions answered in a way you understand?
        Do you know where to go with questions or concerns?

If you would like to talk with one of the CARF survey team members or want to learn more about CARF, please let one of our staff members know. You may also contact CARF directly.

        Mail: CARF, 4891 E. Grant Road, Tucson, AZ  85712
        Toll-free telephone: (866) 510-2273
        Fax: (520) 318-1129

*CARF is an international, not-for-profit organization that accredits human services providers. Founded in 1966 as the Commission on Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities, the accrediting body is now known as CARF.

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