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
Helping children and caregivers find their next steps.

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

  • July 15 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm at Pontoon Brewing Company

    Join us on Saturday July 15th at Pontoon Brewing for the second annual Driver's Festival and Charity Car Show benefitting the Atlanta Children's Shelter!...

  • August 12 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Monday Night Garage

    On Saturday, August 12th from 5-9PM Monday Night Brewing will be hosting Atlanta Children’s Shelter for a night of drinks and music! A $35 ticket will provide...


2023 April Early Childhood Education Update!

From April 1st through 7th, Atlanta Children’s Shelter celebrated Week of the Young Child (WOYC). Our friends at the National Association for...

2023 May Early Childhood Education Update!

Congratulations to our Kindergarten Class of 2023! Our graduates have learned so much this year like how to write using phonetic spelling, how to read...

2023 March Client Spotlight!

Ms. Jasmine Burse was grateful for a referral to Atlanta Children’s Shelter. For Ms. Burse, childcare allowed her to work, but more...

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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