Interested in learning more about homelessness? These websites are a great place to start:

National Alliance to End Homelessness

Georgia Alliance to End Homelessness

National Coalition for Homeless Veterans

How to Help: 

 

The Housing and Homeless Council does not provide direct services, all of our funding is directed to the grants we award to organizations across north Georgia. For links to the organizations we have partnered with, click here.

Homeless Information Hotline: 877.540.4671 (Mon-Fri 9am-6pm)

Quick Reference Guide for Housing

Gateway Center, Atlanta

Gwinnett Helpline: 770-995-3339

Georgia Homeless Shelter Directory

Atlanta Free Meal Calendar

United Way 211

 

Recommended Reading:

When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor and Yourself  by Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert

Toxic Charity: How Churches and Charities Hurt Those They Help by Robert Lupton

A Framework for Understanding Poverty by Ruby K. Payne

God So Loves the City: Seeking a Theology for Urban Mission by Charles Van Engen and Jude Tiersma