Our Mission

To provide loving, quality child development and support services for homeless families striving to become self-sufficient.

Our Vision

To be the leading and most valued organization in Metro Atlanta which positively impacts the lives of homeless children and their families.

Our Values

We address the needs of the entire family and provide all services free of charge in return for the family’s commitment to self-sufficiency as well as their commitment of time and energy.

The Atlanta Children's Shelter
We provide comfort, safety, love, reassurance… and a hug when needed.

Become a Volunteer

It has been said that a committed and energetic volunteer base is key to a successful organization.  Our Volunteer Program provides both groups and individuals the opportunity to become involved in the mission and services of the Atlanta Children’s Shelter.

Upcoming Events

  • December 17 @ 9:00 am - December 21 @ 12:00 pm at North Avenue Presbyterian Church

    Holiday House is an annual event where homeless and formerly homeless families come and shop ‘Free’ for clothing, toys, and necessities for the Holidays. This year, Holiday House...

  • Holiday House is an annual event where homeless and formerly homeless families...


16th Annual Achievers’ Awards

On Friday, November 2, 2018, the Atlanta Children's Shelter (ACS) hosted its 16th Annual Achievers' Celebration at the City Winery Atlanta honoring formerly homeless families who have, with the...

La Fête Chocolat supports ACS with November sales

La Fête Chocolat will support the Atlanta Children's Shelter during National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Month by donating a portion of all November sales. La Fête is...

Big Voices for Georgia’s Children Award

The Atlanta Children's Shelter (ACS) was one of four Georgia advocates recognized for the work they do in improving the well-being of children in...

Contact Us

If you'd like to donate, volunteer, learn about our services, etc.. Please let us know!

    P.O. Box 54322
    Atlanta, Georgia 30308-0322

  • Phone

    (404) 892-3713

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