Metro Atlanta Organizations

Providing Emergency Assistance

  • Action Ministries

    Contact Information: (404) 881-1991 http://actionministries.net

    A missions ministry of the North Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church, with locations all over north Georgia. This nonprofit organization has been Leading People Out of Poverty in Georgia since 1963 and is most widely known for their work in providing transitional housing.

  • Buckhead Christian Ministry

    Contact Information: Business Line: 404-239-0058, Helpline: 404-239-0038

    https://buckheadchristianministry.org

    Provides food, clothing and financial aid to families and individuals in crisis. Also provides long term assistance for working parents and their children through the 70/30 Project, Transitional Housing Program, and Money Management Course. Be sure to also visit the Buckhead Thriftique page. 

  • Habitat for Humanity

    Contact Information:   https://www.habitat.org

    Their mission is “Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.” “Habitat for Humanity partners with people in your community, and all over the world, to help them build or improve a place they can call home. Habitat homeowners help build their own homes alongside volunteers and pay an affordable mortgage. With your support, Habitat homeowners achieve the strength, stability and independence they need to build a better life for themselves and for their families. Through our 2020 Strategic Plan, Habitat for Humanity will serve more people than ever before through decent and affordable housing.” 

  • Jesse's House

    Contact Information: 678-947-6217  http://www.jesseshouse.org

    Each day adolescent women from across the greater Atlanta-area are brought together at Jesse’s House to find something they are missing - understanding and support through a loving environment. Working with a number of young ladies, presenting a variety of different backgrounds, Jesse’s House is a non-profit organization that provides emergency and long-term care to youth who have suffered abuse or delinquency that grew out of the recognized need by the Cumming / Forsyth Council on Youth and Concerned Citizens for an emergency children’s shelter in the North Georgia area.

  • Nicholas House

    Contact Information: 404-622-0793  https://nicholashouse.org

    Nicholas House “assists homeless families in making the transition from homelessness to self-sufficiency in a structured but home-like environment. Nicholas House (NHI) is committed to assisting its families attain three goals that form the basis of self-sufficiency. 1. Earning a Living Wage. 2. Maintaining the Physical, Mental and Social Health of Parents and Children. 3. Maintaining Safe and Stable Housing.  Nicholas House understands that providing basic subsistence – food and shelter – is necessary but not sufficient to prevent most homeless families from becoming homeless again.” 

  • North Georgia Family Counseling Center

    Contact Information: Tyler Seabolt, 407-588-1287, ngfcc.org

    North Georgia Family Counseling Centers empower families to proactively nurture and maintain thriving, healthy, holistic relationships through excellent clinical services and state of the art education in essential relationship skills. Our understanding of wellness comes from clinical and pastoral experience, the Biblical text, proven scientific research, and Church tradition. We work within local churches because the community of faith is an important resource in creating healthy families