Our Mission

To break the cycle of poverty for families facing homelessness by building pathways to long-term self-sufficiency and providing quality early childhood education.

Our Vision

An Atlanta where homelessness is defeated and every child has a safe and nurturing home

Our Values

Accountability, Communication & Leadership, Inclusion & Equity, Collaboration & Teamwork, Integrity & Trust, Caring & Compassion

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

Become a Volunteer

Our Volunteer Program provides both groups and individuals the opportunity to become involved in the mission and services of Atlanta Children’s Day Shelter.

Upcoming Events

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Celebrating Young Learners!

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Building a Bright Future–Ebonee’s Story

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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