Ark United Ministry Outreach Center
610-A Barber Street | Athens, GA 30601
Hours: M-F 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Additional Info: The Ark assists neighbors with payment of electric/gas/water bills and or rent/mortgage. Regular grants are provided to neighbors who, for reasons beyond their control, have suffered verfiable loss or reduction of income or encountered a major unexpected expense. An interview with an Ark volunteer is involved; grants range from $50 to $250.
Athens Area Homeless Shelter
620 Barber Street | Athens, GA 30601
Additional Info: This shelter has programs for Women and Children, Rabid Rehousing for anyone, Job training and referrals, and Financial Education.
Interfaith Hospitality Network
393 W Hancock Avenue #1 | Athens, GA 30601
Hours: M-F 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Additional Info: The Interfaith Hospitality Network of Athens strives to provide immediate shelter and guidance to homeless families with children, due to the impact of misfortunes upon their lives. The Hancock House Day Center is where the needy and homeless may receive assistance with employment, childcare assistance and transportation options. The guests also have access to laundry facilities, showers, telephones, computers and are able to send and receive mail.
The Potter's House
655 Potter’s House Road | Jefferson, GA 30549
Additional Info: Potters House is a drug or alcohol rehabilitation center with a primary focus on substance abuse treatment.
The Light Community Outreach Center
80 King Street | Winder, GA 30680
484 Hawthorne Avenue | Athens, GA 30606
Hours: M-F 9:30 am – 5:30 pm, Saturday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
We work in full cooperation with all area assistance organizations. If you have information on an organization that provides housing services and you do not see their name on this list, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.