Athens Area Shelter Resources


Here’s where to find organizations and agencies in Clarke, Oconee, and Oglethorpe Counties who are working to provide housing and shelter for all.

Governmental Resources:

Athens Area Homeless Shelter 

Athens Area VA Clinic

Athens Housing Authority

Housing Counseling

Private-Sector Enterprises:

Athens Area Habitat for Humanity

Athens Land Trust

Advantage Behavioral Health Systems

Project Safe

Faith Organizations:


Bigger Vision of Athens

Family Promise

Salvation Army of Athens

The Sparrow’s Nest

Food Banks:

The Ark

Athens Area Emergency Food Bank 

Food Bank of Northeast Georgia

Image © Habitat for Humanity International/Ezra Millstein