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

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


If you are located inside the Atlanta city limits, please contact:
Ashley Williams
Partners for Home
55 Trinity Avenue SW
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 546-0139


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

Alternative contact: Mr. Daniel Evans
Planning/Development Supervisor, City of Augusta Housing and Community Development Department
(706) 821‐2886devans2@augustaga.gov


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
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
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:

If you are located in Columbus-Muscogee County, please contact:
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. Ann Pope
DeKalb County Community Development
(404) 371-2637

Ms. Melvia Richards
DeKalb County Community Development
(404) 371-2625


If you are located in Fulton County, please contact:
Ann Isaac, Interim Program Lead for Homeless Services
137 Peachtree Street, SW
Atlanta, GA 30303

Fulton County Coordinated Entry Points of Access
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

FOR All other counties, please contact the Balance of State’s Toll Free Hotline: