Monroe Housing Authority

​Also representing: Madison, Social Circle,

​and Loganville, GA

Thank you for visiting our resource page.  Since our waiting list may be long, or closed, we have included some resources that may be helpful in your time of need.  This list is updated as of January 2020 and you should first try to contact the resource by phone or email before committing to driving to the actual office location.

Resource List 2020



United Way (Northeast Georgia) 2-1-1

Dial 2-1-1 or

Text *898211


Athens Area Homeless Shelter

620 Barber Street

Athens, GA 30601

Telephone: 706-354-0423

Description: Transitional housing for mothers with dependent children. Call to be added to the waitlist.


Homeless Liaison for Walton County Public School Students/ Families

Gina Meadows

Double Springs Church Road

Monroe, GA 30656

Telephone: 770-266-4507


Or contact your child’s school counselor


Interfaith Hospitality

393-1 West Hancock Avenue

Athens, GA

Telephone: 706-425-1881

Description: Non-emergency shelter; 3-5 days interview and background screening.


Repairers of the Breach

5120 Old Brown Bridge Road

Covington, GA 30014

Telephone: 770-787-7250

Description: Temporary emergency housing for families (space limited)


Loganville Community Ministry Village

678 Tom Brewer Road

Loganville, GA 30052

Telephone: 770-554-3599


Northeast Georgia Homeless Veterans Shelter

80 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive

Winder, GA 30680

Telephone: 678-963-0790


The Salvation Army

848 Hawthorne Avenue

Athens, GA 30606

Telephone: 706-543-5350

Description: Provides Shelter to men and women 18 years and older. First come first served.


Tapestri, Inc.

Tucker, GA

Telephone: 404-299-2185

Description: Provides various services for refugee and immigrant families affected by domestic violence, sexual assault, and exploitation.


Advantage Behavioral Health System Homeless Day Service Center

375 South Peter Street

Athens, GA 30605

Telephone: 706-354-1154


Garden of Gethsemane Shelter

7133 Turner Lake Circle

Covington, GA 30014

Telephone : (770) 787-8519

Description: A Christian homeless shelter. The Garden of Gethsemane is a Homeless Shelter serving those in need in the Rockdale and Newton County area.
Hours of Operation - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, (Monday to Friday)
Our mission is to defeat homelessness, hunger, restore broken family relationships, and end illiteracy within the homeless population of Newton, Rockdale and the surrounding area.


Atlanta Day Shelter for Women and Children

655 Ethel St., NW

Atlanta, GA 30318

Telephone: 404-876-2894


Bigger Vision Community Shelter

Winter Emergency Shelter

95 North Avenue

Athens, GA 30603

Telephone: 706-850-3044

Description: Provides shelter for 34 guests each night from mid-October to mid April. Call (706) 340-6062 to secure invitation for the night.

Phoenix Pass

Conyers, GA 30012

Telephone: 770-679-1363

Description: The mission of Phoenix Pass, Inc. is to serve the needs of women and families experiencing temporary homelessness by giving them the opportunity to reestablish self-sufficiency in a stable residential setting.

Quinn House

Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Telephone: 770-962-0470

Description: Provides food, clothing, and other assistance to people in need. Please call our office at (770) 962-0470 Tuesday - Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. to schedule an appointment. How many men do you house? It varies from week to week depending on the time of the year.

Family Promise of Gwinnet County

Lawrenceville, GA 30044

Telephone: 678-376-8950

Description: Family Promise of Gwinnett provides 24-hour shelter, meals, transportation and supportive services for up to 90 days. The program is a partnership with faith communities throughout Gwinnett County; however, religious values are not imposed on our guests.

The Potter's House
Jefferson, GA 30549
Telephone: (706) 543-8338
Description: Atlanta Rescue Missions Potter's House. Atlanta Mission's The Potter's House offers a long-term residential discipleship program to more than 180 chemically addicted men.
Maranatha House Ministries, Inc.

Suwanee, GA 30024

Telephone: 678-725-1146

Description: Situated on 33 acres in Northeast Georgia, Maranatha House is the first and only female head-of-household transitional shelter offering stays of up to one year.


Eldercare Locator

Telephone: 800-677-1116

Description: Helps to locate resources for older adults.

Income Based Apartments

Skyline Trace

600 Ridge Road

Monroe, GA 30655

Telephone: 678-635-8808


Country Grove Apartments

686 Plaza Trace

Monroe, GA 30655

Telephone: 770-267-4788


Highland Village Apartments

510 Plaza Trace

Monroe, GA 30655

Seniors or eligible people with disabilities only.

Telephone: 770-267-5304


Hillcrest Commons

115 East Fambrough Street

Section 8 welcome

Monroe, GA 30655

Telephone: 678-635-7020


The Exchange Apartments

839 Exchange Circle

Bethlehem, GA 30620

Telephone: 678-871-0839


Second Chance Apartments


Wesley Club Apartments       

4103 Wesley Club

Decatur, Georgia 30034

Telephone: 404 284-4660


Stanford Village

5375 Stanford Village Lane 

Norcross, GA 30071

Phone: (770) 447-1593



The Park at East Ponce Apartments

1900 Tree Mountain Parkway

Stone Mountain, GA 30083

Telephone: 770-498-8388


Wildwood at Stone Mountain

6097 Memorial Drive

Stone Mountain, GA 30083

Telephone: 770-465-0462


Ashland Pines

1247 Adcox Road

Stone Mountain, GA 30088

Telephone: 770-987-5197


Hairston Woods Apartments

1173 N Hairston Rd, Stone Mountain, GA 30083

Telephone: (833) 883-5755Resource List 2020