Top 15 agencies in or near Athens

1. ACTION, Inc

ACTION, Inc
594 Oconee Street
Athens, GA - 30601
33.954399,-83.367971 (706) 546-8293
Our services may include emergency food assistance, and help with rent, mortgage, and energy expenses as a result of an unforeseen hardship. We have also taken an expanded role in strategic life planning with individuals and families and are breaking the poverty cycle by helping those who want to he

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2. Georgia Department of Community Affairs (Athens)

Georgia Department of Community Affairs (Athens)
1061 Dowdy Road - Suite 201
Athens, GA - 30606
33.9173070,-83.4409740 (404) 327-7912
The hours of operation are: Monday - Friday 8am-5pm Fees applicable are: Not applicable. The intake procedure is Applications accepted only if waiting list is open Eligibility for this rent assistance program: Income-based eligibility Languages spoken or available at this organziation English The ar

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3. St. Joseph Charities

St. Joseph Charities
134 Prince Avenue
Athens, GA - 30601
33.9600399,-83.3811019 (706) 549-4208
The hours of operation are: office hours Monday & Wednesday from 10:00:AM to 12:00PM. Accept calls Monday,Tuesday, and Wednesday from 10-12. Fees applicable are: No fee for services. Clients can get assistance every 4 months (per household). The intake procedure is MUST Call for appointment. Walk-in

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4. Salvation Army FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE-Athens (UWNEGA)

Salvation Army FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE-Athens (UWNEGA)
484 Hawthorne Avenue
Athens, GA - 30606
33.9582950,-83.4123840 (706) 543-5350
The hours of operation are: Monday-Friday 10:00am-4:30pm Fees applicable are: no fee The intake procedure is Call from 10am-4:30pm for a short phone interview. If you qualify, they'll give you an appointment. Eligibility for this rent assistance program: Income & expenses to prove qualified Language

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5. Department of Human and Economic Development - ATHENSCLARKE COUNTY

Department of Human and Economic Development - ATHENSCLARKE COUNTY
375 Satula Avenue
Athens, GA - 30601
33.9662270,-83.3999683 (706) 6133155
Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing ProgramOn February 17, 2009, President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009,which ludes $1.5 billion for a Homelessness Prevention Fund. Funding for this program, called the Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program (

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6. AIDS Athens (HPRP/ For HIV positive individuals only)

AIDS Athens (HPRP/ For HIV positive individuals only)
112 Park Avenue
Athens, GA - 30606
33.9632315,-83.3982025 (706) 542-2437
The hours of operation are: Monday - Friday 8-5 There are no fees associated with obtaining rent assistance. The intake procedure is Appointment preferred, referral required from doctor, agency, or clinic. AIDS Athens will direct to HPRP or other support. Eligibility for this rent assistance program

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7. Ark - Senior Rent Assistance (NOAH)

Ark - Senior Rent Assistance (NOAH)
640-A Barber Street
Athens, GA - 30601
33.9688850,-83.3864200 (706) 548-8155
The hours of operation are: Monday-Friday 9:00AM - 12:30PM Wednesday 9:00AM - 11:00AM for walk ins. Fees applicable are: N/A The intake procedure is Must schedule an appointment. Eligibility for this rent assistance program: Must be 55 or older, NO loss of income required. Referrals accepted from Ac

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8. Empty Stocking Fund

Empty Stocking Fund
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens, GA - 30606
33.9448436,-83.4323375 (706) 549-0123
The intake procedure is Must be referred by local agency Eligibility for this rent assistance program: Individuals who fall in between the cracks and perhaps don't qualify for other assistance The areas served are: Barrow, Clarke, Jackson, Madison, Oconee & Oglethorpe counties

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9. Project Safe (HPRP/ For Domestic Violence Victims Only)

Project Safe (HPRP/ For Domestic Violence Victims Only)
PO Box 7532
Athens, GA - 30604
33.9500000,-83.4100000 (706) 549-0922
There are no fees associated with obtaining rent assistance. The intake procedure is Via crisis line for general services. Eligibility for this rent assistance program: Domestic violence The areas served are: Clarke County Alexis Graf and Stacy Sampson

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10. Ebenezer Baptist Church - West

Ebenezer Baptist Church - West
205 N Chase Street
Athens, GA - 30606
33.9546820,-83.3916910 (706) 543-9644
The hours of operation are: Monday - Thursday 5:30PM - 7:00 PM, Dinner on Wednesdays at the Campus View (bridge) Fees applicable are: No charge for services The intake procedure is Walk-in Only. Eligibility for this rent assistance program: ID and Social Security Card required. If received assistanc

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11. Timothy Baptist Church- General Assistance

Timothy Baptist Church- General Assistance
380 Timothy Road
Athens, GA - 30606
33.9198630,-83.4039860 (706) 549-1435
The hours of operation are: Monday - Thursday 8:00AM - 5:00PM Fees applicable are: No fee for services. The intake procedure is Appointment required. Eligibility for this rent assistance program: DESCONNECTION NOTICE for Utilities -EVICTION NOTICE for Rent Languages spoken or available at this organ

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12. Advantage Behavioral Health Systems (HPRP)

Advantage Behavioral Health Systems (HPRP)
250 North Avenue
Athens, GA - 30601
33.971434,-83.366840 (706) 354-1154
Eligibility requirements: Mental health and substance abuse diagnosis. Re-housing for the general population. Area served: Clarke Services Rent and utility assistance only for specific population (Mental Health and substance abuse diagnosis) Re-Housing for general population only. Clark

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13. Ark - General Assistance

Ark - General Assistance
640-A Barber Street
Athens, GA - 30601
33.9688850,-83.3864200 (706) 548-8155
Hours of operation: Monday - Friday 9am -12:30 pm Wednesday 9am - 11am is a walk in day for first time clients. Fees charged: No fee for services. Intake procedure: Must make an Appointment. Walk-ins accepted Wednesday 9:00 - 11:00 AM. Bring photo ID and proof of address, proof of income and b

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14. Bloomfield Fund

Bloomfield Fund
498 Prince Avenue
Athens, GA - 30601
33.960788,-83.385767 (706) 543-1294
- Provides financial assistance to meet medical needs (prescription, supplies/equipment, home modification) for families of children with physical or developmental disabilities - Age group- infant to age 18 Fill out form on website.

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15. The Cancer Foundation Of Northeast Georgia

The Cancer Foundation Of Northeast Georgia
3320 Old Jefferson Rd
Athens, GA - 30604
33.9846950,-83.4167750 (706) 353-4354
The Cancer Foundation of Northeast Georgia (CFNEGA) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to help alleviate the financial burden of cancer for eligible patients.The Cancer Foundation of Northeast Georgia (CFNEGA) is a local 501(c)3 non-profit that provides emergency financial assistan

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