Resources & Assistance

Atlanta Metropolitan Areas

United Way of Metropolitan Atlanta 

Call 211, Connect through 404.614.1000 or  www.unitedwayatlanta.org



Homeless Shelters

Family Of Promise

Provides shelter, meals, case management, homelessness prevention and stabilization to families.  Click "Family Of Promise" link above and find a location near you.

Eviction and Foreclosure Information


The Center for Family Resources
377 Henry Drive            770.428.2601
Marietta, GA 30064
Assistance with: rent, utilities, prescriptions, emergency shelter, employment services, life management skills, budget counseling, and food pantry available.

Salvation Army Project Share
Call: 1.800.257.4273
A program provided by the Salvation Army that assists with utilities and rental costs on an as need basis. Appointments must be made to meet with a representative for this service. The length of time it may take from scheduling an appointment to receiving assistance may take up to 14 days.

The Salvation Army Financial Emergency Assistance Centers

Fulton County  

Atlanta Red Shield

Harbor Light Corps

469 Marietta Street NW

Atlanta, GA 30313



Clayton and Fayette Counties
130 Spring Street
Jonesboro, GA 30236


Cobb County
202 Waterman Street SE
Marietta, GA 30060


DeKalb County
3500 Sherrydale Lane
Decatur, GA 30032


2090 N. Druid Hills Road
Atlanta, GA 30329


Douglas County
8493 Bowden Street
Douglasville, GA 30134


​Gwinnett County
3455 Sugarloaf Parkway
Lawrenceville, GA 30044

Articles and Other Resource Websites

FHA Loan Workout Help

Foreclosure Information

The Fed Program

Hope for Homeowners Program Foreclosure Bill

Housing and Counseling Services

HUD Avoiding Foreclosure

HUD Counseling Agencies

HUD Counseling Agencies by location

HUD Hope for Homeowners Fact Sheet
default Landlord Rights and Eviction


National Foreclosure Hotline: http://www.995hope.org/

Other Housing Counseling

Consumer Credit Counseling Services:


Consumer Credit Counseling Services in Middle Georgia:

County Information

Fulton County www.fultoncountyga.gov


Fulton County North Fulton Service Center
Health Services and County Government Services

7741 Roswell Rd, Sandy Springs GA 30350
(404) 612-2273 

Services Available at Fulton County North Service Center

Dekalb County - www.co.dekalb.ga.us


Child Care and Family Services
North Fulton Child Development Center

(770) 992-4006


GA Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies




Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS)
8215 Roswell Rd, Sandy Springs, GA 30350


Economic assistance and child welfare programs

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP or food stamps)

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

medical and child care assistance


Debt/Financial Counseling:
CredAbility (404) 527-7630 www.credability.org


Domestic Violence:
Hotline 1-800-334-2836


Family Haven

(770) 887-1121 24-hr hotline


Partnership Against Domestic Violence (404) 873-1766 hotline www.padv.org


Emergency Housing/Shelter:
Gateway Center

(404) 215-6600


HOPE Atlanta (Traveler’s Aid)

(404) 817-7070


Drake House


Fair Housing Act/Housing Discrimination Information



Latino Programs & Services
Latin American Association

(404) 638-1800



Legal Assistance:
Atlanta Legal Aid Society

(404) 657-9915



Mental Health Services 
The Link Counseling Center

(404) 256-9797



North Fulton Service Center
Mental Health and Addiction Services for for adults, children, adolescents and adults


Poison Control

(404) 616-9000



Senior Services
Dorothy Benson Center

(404) 705-4900


Senior Services North Fulton

(770) 993-1906


These agencies are intended as referrals only. We do not license, endorse or recommend any provider. This information is maintained an distributed by The William James & Rosa Lee Little Foundation, Inc.

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