List of Resources:
Atlanta Housing Authority
230 John Wesley Dobbs Ave., Atlanta 30303
404-892-4700 or East Point 404-762-6664
Residential Services provides an array of living arrangements in home-like settings to meet the needs of the person served despite the length or severity of their mental illness. Currently, Clayton Center offers Residential Services for individuals diagnosed with mental health disorders and developmental disabilities. We provide Residential Services in Personal Care Home, Group Home, and Semi-Independent settings. Additionally, Clayton Center has a Shelter Plus Care program which offers Residential Services to individuals that are able to live in their own apartments. To schedule or reschedule appointments with our providers, please contact our Centralized Scheduling Department at 1-844-438-2778.
Clayton County Association Against Family Violence-Secure House
Call for safe emergency shelter and comprehensive support services to all victims of family violence.
The D.O.R.M. is a high accountability independent living and transitional housing program for young men, ages 18-24. With low barriers to entry, young men can remain in the program for up to 24 months. The organization serves young men aging out of foster care, leaving jail or prison, who were kicked out and other young men in crisis situations. They provide housing, food, job assistance, referrals to medical and counseling services, GED services and assistance with obtaining important documents, as well as offe job assistance, GED classes, and other essential services.
Fresh Start Jonesboro
Transitional short-term housing for families that are homeless in Jonesboro.
173 Boulevard NE, Atlanta, GA 30312
Genesis enables homeless families to remain together and creates a participatory community in which parents have the opportunity to live with their children in privacy and with dignity. In empowering families to achieve greater self-sufficiency, Genesis Shelter recognizes individual family needs and provides the resources to meet those needs.
170 Flint River Rd, Jonesboro, GA 30238
Call for eligibility and requirements (for women only)
Housing Authority of Clayton County
732 Main St, Forest Park 30297
Provides emergency assistance to homeowners in need of repairs
PO Box 48075, Atlanta, GA 30362
A group of churches in the North Atlanta area banded together to offer long-term solutions to the problem. They have a broad base of support that includes individuals, churches, community groups, state, county, foundation, and corporate giving. They believe in keeping families together while they work on the issues that made them homeless. They also concentrate on the children, believing that they too must be served to stop the cycle of poverty and homelessness.
145 S. McDonough St, Jonesboro 30236
Applications distributed on Tuesday’s only
Samaritans Together-Clayton County
1000 Main St., Forest Park, GA 30297
This nonprofit provides assistance as a food pantry.
Sconiers Homeless Preventative
Food pantry, shelter, and housing assistance
995 Roswell Street , Suite 344, Marietta Ga 30060
Zion Keepers Inc, is a nonprofit ministry that operates permanent supportive housing for homeless disabled veterans and transitional housing for the homeless and low income persons. This program is faith based and designed to provide a loving stable environment, which allows the resident to continue their recovery from substance abuse and other life controlling issues and progress towards a complete spiritual, physical and economic recovery. Email them at: email@example.com