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Find local resources for your housing issues in your state. You can find legal aid groups to call for help. You can see what rental assistance programs may help you. Or you can use tools to write letters or file court documents to protect yourself.

Last updated on July 26, 2021

Legal Help in Georgia

for assistance with housing, benefits, work, domestic violence, custody, discrimination, and other issues

Serves all local counties and cities

Georgia Free Legal Answers online clinic

https://georgia.freelegalanswers.org/

Serves all local counties and cities

Georgia Legal Services Program

https://www.glsp.org(800) 498-9469

Serves local areas: Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Baker, Baldwin, Banks, Barrow, Bartow, Ben H...

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Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc.

https://atlantalegalaid.org(404) 524-5811

Serves local areas: Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Fulton, Gwinnett

Tenant-landlord letter-writing tool from Hello Landlord

https://hellolandlord.org/

Serves all of US

Tenant-landlord letter-writing tool from No Rent

https://www.norent.org/en/

Serves all of US


Financial Assistance for Housing in Georgia

for help paying rent, utilities, and other housing-related costs

United Way/211 of Greater Atlanta

http://211online.unitedwayatlanta.org/Call 2-1-1Text your Zip Code to 898-211

Serves local areas: Greater Atlanta area

Georgia Department of Community Affairs has a rental assistance program covering most of G...

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Serves all local counties and cities

Serves local areas: Atlanta

Augusta-Richmond County Emergency Rental Assistance

https://www.uwcsra.org/

Serves local areas: Augusta-Richmond County

Chatham County Rental and Utility Assistance Program

https://www.chathamcountyga.gov/OurCounty/EmergencyRental

Serves local areas: Chatham County

Cherokee County Emergency Rental Assistance

https://www.mustministries.org/cherokee-county-faq

Serves local areas: Cherokee County

Clayton County Emergency Rental Assistance

https://relief.claytoncountyga.gov/eviction-prevention/

Serves local areas: Clayton County

Serves local areas: Cobb County

Dekalb Tenant-Landlord Assistance Coalition

https://dekalbstatecourt.net/renthelp/

Serves local areas: Dekalb County

Forsyth County Emergency Rental & Utility Relief Program

https://www.forsythco.com/rentrelief

Serves local areas: Forsyth County

Fulton County COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program

https://fultoncountyga.gov/renthelp

Serves local areas: Fulton County

Hall County COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program

https://www.hallcounty.org/1119/Emergency-Rental-Assistance

Serves local areas: Hall County

Henry County COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Fund

https://henryerap.org/

Serves local areas: Henry County

National United Way/211

https://www.unitedway.org/find-your-united-wayCall 2-1-1Text your Zip Code to 898-211

Serves all of US

Find Help/Aunt Bertha services directory

https://findhelp.org

Serves all of US

Catholic Charities services and assistance

https://www.catholiccharitiesusa.org/find-help/

Serves all of US


Other Services to Help in Georgia

for domestic violence, health coverage, food benefits, mental health, and other issues

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org1-800-273-8255

Serves all of US

National Domestic Violence Hotline

https://www.thehotline.org/1-800-799-7233Text LOVEIS 22-522

Serves all of US

Crisis Text Line for mental health support

https://www.crisistextline.org/Text HOME to 741-741

Serves all of US

CDC + Apple COVID-19 Screening Tool

https://www.apple.com/covid19

Serves all of US

Serves all of US

Medicare & Medicaid Services' Insure Kids Now page

https://www.insurekidsnow.gov/

Serves all of US

USDA's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, or food stamps)

https://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/recipient/eligibility

Serves all of US