I am homeless and need help...

Assistance to people experiencing homelessness in Georgia is provided through our Continuum of Care network, or CoC's for short. There are 8 CoC’s in the state that serve local areas. If you are not in those areas, you should contact the Balance of State CoC for assistance.
 

If you are located in Athens-Clarke County, please contact:

Hayley Banerjee
Community Development Specialist, Housing and Community Development
Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County
(706) 613-3155 x1206
hayley.banerjee@accgov.com

Alternative contact: Joanne Selgin
Community Development Administrator, Housing and Community Development
Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County
(706) 613-3155 x1204
joanne.selgin@accgov.com

 

If you are located inside the Atlanta city limits, please go to one of the following locations:

Gateway Center
275 Pryor Street
Atlanta, GA 30310
Intake days and hours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9AM-4PM
 
First Presbyterian Church
1328 W Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
Intake days and hours
1st and 3rd Sunday mornings each month 6:30AM-8:30AM
 
Atlanta Mission
165 Ivan Allen Jr. Bouleverd NW
Atlanta, GA 30313
Intake days and hours
Tuesday 8:30AM-3:30PM
 
Crossroads
420 Courtland Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
Intake days and hours
Wednesday 8:30AM-3:30PM
 
Salvation Army
469 Marietta Street
Atlanta, GA 30313
Intake days and hours
Thursday 4PM-8PM
 
City of Refuge
1300 Joseph E. Boone Boulevard NW
Atlanta, GA 30314
Intake days and hours
Friday 9AM-4PM
 
Restart 320
561 Whitehall Street SW
Atlanta, GA 30303
Intake days and hours
1st and 3rd Saturday each month 7:30AM-9:30AM
 
Those between the ages of 18 and 24 in the City of Atlanta may also access the following youth specific locations:
 
@ Promise Center
740 Cameron Madison Alexander Boulevard NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
Intake days and hours
Monday, Tuesday 10AM-6PM
 
Lost-N-Found Youth
729 Lambert Drive
Atlanta, GA 30324
Intake days and hours
Wednesday 10AM-5PM
24 hour hotline: (678) 856-7824
 
CHRIS 180 The Spot
1017 Fayetteville Road SE
Atlanta, GA 30316
Intake days and hours
Thursday, Friday 10AM-6PM
 
Covenant House of Georgia
1559 Johnson Road NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
Intake days and hours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9AM-4PM

 

If you are located in Augusta-Richmond County, please contact:
Ms. Maria Beard
Program Coordinator, Marion Barnes Resource Center for the Homeless
CSRA EOA, Inc.
(706) 724-8588
mbeard@csraeoa.org

Alternative contact: Mr. Daniel Evans
Planning/Development Supervisor, City of Augusta Housing and Community Development Department
(706) 821‐2886

 

If you are located in Cobb County, please contact:
Cobb has three Points of Entry, homeless persons may go to any of the organizations for screening and assessment.

MUST Ministries
Elizabeth Inn Outreach Building
55 Elizabeth Church Road
Marietta, GA 30061
(678) 218-4534
housingservices@mustministries.org
Intake days and hours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 10AM-2PM

The Center for Family Resources
995 Roswell Street, Suite 100
Marietta, GA  30060
(770) 428-2601
Intake days and hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday; 9AM–12PM, 1PM–4PM
Wednesday; 1PM–4PM
Friday; 9AM–12PM

The Extension
1507 Church Street Extension
Marietta, GA  30060
Attn:  Robert Jordan
(770) 590-9075 x306
robertjordan@theextension.org
Intake days and hours
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday; 9AM–12PM

Persons fleeing domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking in the Marietta/Cobb CoC should call liveSAFE Resources 24-hour Crisis Line:
770-427-3390
 
 

If you are located in Columbus-Muscogee County, please contact:
211
In Columbus dial 211, or (706) 405-4775
Resources may also be found online at: www.211uwcv.org

 

If you are located in DeKalb County, please contact:

Ms. Melvia Richards
Manager, Housing Programs
DeKalb County Community Development
(404) 371-2625
mwrichards@dekalbcountyga.gov
 
Tommy Phillips
Community Development Coordinator
DeKalb County Community Development
(404) 371-2668

Ms. Ann Pope
DeKalb County Community Development
(404) 371-2637
adpope@dekalbcountyga.gov

 

If you are located in Fulton County, please contact:

South Fulton
Zion Hill CDC
2741 Bayard Street
East Point, GA 30344
(404) 766-3141 x30

North Fulton
North Fulton Community Charities
11270 Elkins Road
Roswell, GA 30076
Attn: Jennifer Alexander
(770) 710-5173

 

If you are located in Savannah-Chatham County, please contact:
Sonya Taylor, CE Program Director
Chatham-Savannah Authority for the Homeless
761 Wheaton Street
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 644-7716
sonya@homelessauthority.org
 
Consumers may also call the main line and leave a message
(912) 790-3400


FOR All other counties, please contact the Balance of State’s Toll Free Hotline:  
1-844-249-8367