RESOURCES

Community Resources:

United Way 2-1-1
2-1-1 connects people to the assistance they need to address every day challenges of living as well as those that develop during times of community emergencies.

www. 211online.unitedwayatlanta.org/

404-614-1000 or 211

 

Georgia Crisis and Access Line (GCAL)
GCAL is staffed with professional social workers and counselors 24 hours per day, every day, to assist those with urgent and emergency needs.

www.mygcal.com

1-800-715-4225

 

Department of Family and Children Services (DFCS)
Apply online for Food Stamps, Medicaid, TANF, or Child Care, PeachCare for Kids®, and Parent Services (CAPS).

www.compass.ga.gov

1-877-423-4746

 

Family Violence Services
To find help, contact the family violence agency nearest your location. If you are unsure of which city to start with please call Georgia's Family Violence Hotline to be connected with the shelter/program nearest to you.

www.gadfcs.org/familyviolence

1-800-334-2836

 

Social Security Administration
You can use the automated telephone services to get recorded information and to conduct your Social Security business 24 hours a day. If you cannot handle your business through the automated services, you can speak to a Social Security representative between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. Generally, you’ll have a shorter wait time if you call during the week after Tuesday.

www.SSA.gov

1-800-772-1213

*If you are deaf or hard of hearing, call the toll-free TTY number, 1-800-325-0778, between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.

 

Georgia Law Center for the Homeless & Poverty
This is a law firm that provides free civil legal services to the homeless. Legal areas of focus are housing, disability, employment, education, and family and domestic issues.

www.galawcenter.org

404-681-0680

 

Georgia Non-Emergency Medicaid Transportation
Non-Emergency Medical Transportation is provided to Georgia Medicaid Members who require Medicaid healthcare services and have no other means of transportation. Southeastrans arranges transportation for all Georgia Medicaid Members who live in the North and Atlanta Regions. It is best to call 3 to 4 business days before you’re in need of transport.

www.southeastrans.com

404-209-4000

 

Shelter Services:

Salvation Army (Men & Women)
400 Luckie St., NW, Atlanta
404-486-2700
Fee: None for 30 days*

www.salvationarmyatlanta.org

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MUST Ministry (Men & Women)
55 Elizabeth Church Rd., Marietta
678-218-4533
Fee: None

www.mustministries.org

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Trinity Emergency Shelter (Women & Women w/ Children)

265 Washington Street, SW
(Trinity United Methodist Church)
404-688-2594

Fee: None*

www.maryhallfreedomhouse.org

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Atlanta Mission (Men)
156 Mills Street, Atlanta
404-367-2493

Fee: None

www.atlantamission.org

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