Fill the Gap.

Provide childcare or tutoring!

Shelter

ALMOST HOME FAMILY SHELTER

90 Days of emergency shelter in a welcoming environment for families with children under 18.

Full time childcare or after school care provided for families in shelter

Comprehensive and trauma informed case management with an experienced Master's level worker.

Stability

GOING HOME RAPID REHOUSING

6 months tapered rental assistance for families moving out of homelessness into stable housing.

Security and Utility deposits are included in the program to reduce barriers to accessing housing.

Comprehensive and trauma informed case management with an experienced Master's level worker.

BRIDGE TO HOME TRANSITIONAL SHELTER*

Transitional shelter including childcare for families with children under 18 to allow for parents to pursue educational goals.

Strategic partnership with Athens Tech Adult Education Program to increase student-parents' access to education and career opportunities.

Comprehensive and trauma informed case management with an experienced Master's level caseworker.

*For more information about this new exciting program click here!

Community

LOCAL ENGAGEMENT

Over 1,000 volunteers engage with us each year to provide tutoring, child enrichment, site work days, meals and maintenance assistance.

Collaboration is at our core and our staff participates in numerous different formal alliances to advocate for affordable housing for families in our community.

We regularly provide education in the community on the growing issue of family homelessness and how you can help impact change.

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