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

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

There are no upcoming events at this time.
There are no upcoming events at this time.


Atlanta Children’s Shelter to Host Annual Women’s Giving Luncheon on May 11th

The Atlanta Children's Shelter (ACS) will host its annual Women's Giving Luncheon on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 from 11:30 am- 1...

Atlanta Children’s Shelter to host annual Women’s Giving Luncheon virtually on May 5

The Atlanta Children’s Shelter will host its annual Women’s Giving Luncheon on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. The luncheon connects, empowers, and inspires...

Runners help the Atlanta Children’s Shelter raise over $85,000 to Bury Poverty!

The Atlanta Children's Shelter (ACS), community partners, sponsors and supporters gathered in the Historic Fourth Ward Park for the "Bury Poverty" 5K...

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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