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February
11,
2019
The Shepherd Center Recreation Therapy Program encourages all former patients, their families and community members to participate in its upcoming events in 2019. From sporting events to health and wellness clinics to trips large and small, the
February
04,
2019
Online registration for Shepherd Center's annual Adventure Skills Workshop (ASW), set for May 17 to 19, 2019 at Lake Martin in Jackson’s Gap, Alabama will open on Thursday, February 14, 2019. Participants can register online at
January
21,
2019
Woody Morgan and Hammad Aslam met in 2009, in Athens, Georgia. Woody was a senior at the University of Georgia. Hammad had just graduated. The pair quickly bonded over a shared dream of becoming physiatrists – doctors specializing in spinal cord
January
17,
2019
ATLANTA – The Partnership for Health and Accountability (PHA) has awarded its prestigious Quality and Patient Safety Award to Shepherd Center for its project that improved reliability in medication administration. PHA is an affiliate of the Georgia
January
17,
2019
The fall 2018 issue of Shepherd Center's quarterly magazine is now available for download as a PDF file here. Subscribers to the print version will receive copies via postal mail in the coming days. In Shepherd Center's Brain Injury
January
15,
2019
What are the Assistive Technology Center's goals? Our goals are very patient-focused and individualized. Overall, we want to help patients get back to doing their daily activities. We want to increase independence, increase safety and lessen
January
03,
2019
The 30th Annual Shepherd Center Legendary Party was truly a night to treasure. The night -- dedicated to honoring Alana and Harold Shepherd, Atlanta’s most admired philanthropic couple -- sparkled and shined above all others. Event chairs Ruth
December
31,
2018
Readers of Shepherd Center news, features and blogs in 2018 learned about the growth and achievements of Shepherd Center, as well as cheered with us as patients returned home to their families, students returned to school and communities rallied
December
28,
2018
Forecasters are calling for heavy rains and flooding from Louisiana to New York, and snow storms are a concern for other parts of the country, including the Southwest and Northeast. Below are resources and information for emergency
December
21,
2018
As a new year approaches and we look back on 2018, it is truly amazing to see all of the accomplishments that we – volunteers, board members, staff, donors, patients and families – have made together. Here’s a look at Shepherd Center’s top 10
December
10,
2018
James Harold Shepherd, Sr., died peacefully on Monday, December 10, at age 90. A fourth generation Atlantan, he was the son of Mabel Plunkett and William Clyde Shepherd. He was the younger of six children, Clyde, Charles, Elizabeth Knox Green,