Emergency Shelter


Atlanta Baptist Rescue Mission
316 Peters Street
Atlanta, GA 30313
Men only. Opens for intake each evening at 4:30 for emergency shelter up to 21 days. A Working Dorm program allows men who find a job to stay longer.

Atlanta Recovery Center (“ARC”)

169 Trinity Ave
Atlanta, GA 30303
175 bed transitional housing facility. Drug screen and breathalyzer required.

The Donna Center Closing permanently effective February 25, 2022
866 Warner Street
Atlanta, GA 30310
women and children
Call (404) 753-1559 for admission information

Gateway Center
275 Pryor Street
Atlanta, GA 30303
Coordinated Entry Assessment required for shelter placement

My Sister’s House
921 Howell Mill Road
Atlanta, GA, 30318
women and children
Admissions screenings will take place by phone every Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am – 10:00 am. Please call 404-367-2465 and expect to leave a voicemail. No live calls will be taken during this time. In an effort to make sure all calls are returned, we will return the voicemails in a timely manner in the order they were received.

Our House
Up to 6 months of housing for families with children under 6 months.

173 Boulevard Northeast
Atlanta Georgia 30312
(404) 522-6056
*Primary Mailing Address

711 S. Columbia Drive
Decatur, Georgia 30030
(404) 378-0938

Salvation Army Red Shield
469 Marietta Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30313
Intake begins at 8:00, get there early
men, women, families
First 30 days free

The Shepherd’s Inn
165 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW
Atlanta, GA 30313
Intake sessions Tuesdays and Thursdays 7:30  – 11:00