Alvin Freeman
Phone: 404-792-0535, ext. 126
Fax: 678-701-0812

Departmental Secretary

Teresa Hairston
Phone: 404-792-0535, ext. 113
Fax: 678-701-0812

The role of Community Services Department

  •  Communicate with the members and employees on behalf of the South Atlantic Conference Administration.
  • Communicate with communities throughout the South Atlantic Conference territory about the Seventh-day Adventist Church either directly or indirectly through local church communication directors.
  • Serve as a resource for pastors, local church leaders, and Conference departmental directors and support staff.


The duties of a community services worker involve arranging community gatherings and helping clients who need counseling. Additional responsibilities may include administering food banks, helping people obtain certain benefits and services, such as welfare, and aiding community members in accessing medical care.
Providing emotional support to clients is also important in this role.