For Families & Children




ARROW Creative Workshops for Children

393 North Finley Street #D | Athens, GA 30601

(706) 354-8383


Additional Info: ARROW is a not-for-profit community space for families in Athens, GA. Founded in 2010, ARROW now offers classes and workshops for children and parents that are rooted in the belief that young children learn through play and exploring the creative arts.



Family Counseling Service, Inc.

1435 Oglethorpe Avenue | Athens, GA 30606

(706) 549-7755


Additional Info: Family Counseling Service, Inc. offers a variety of programs for Families and Children including a Victims Assistance Program – for coping with domestic abuse and Children and Divorce Education.



Interfaith Hospitality Network

393 W Hancock Avenue #1 | Athens, GA 30601

(706) 425-1881


Hours: M-F 8:00 am – 5:00 pm


Additional Info: The Interfaith Hospitality Network of Athens strives to provide immediate shelter and guidance to homeless families with children, due to the impact of misfortunes upon their lives. The Hancock House Day Center is where the needy and homeless may receive assistance with employment, childcare assistance and transportation options. The guests also have access to laundry facilities, showers, telephones, computers and are able to send and receive mail.



Prevent Child Abuse Athens

Report Child Abuse to Statewide Hotline: (855) 422-4453

1551 Jennings Mill Road | Suite 700A | Bogart, GA 30622

(706) 546-9713


Additional Information: Prevent Child Abuse Athens is dedicated to preventing child abuse in all its forms through education, support and public awareness.



Project Safe

HOTLINE: (706) 543-3331

(706) 549-0922


Additional Information: Project Safe is a non-profit organization working to end domestic violence through prevention and educational programs, crisis intervention, ongoing supportive services for survivors of domestic violence and their children. Services range from short term crisis counseling on the hotline to long term support through the Follow Up and Transitional Housing Programs.




We work in full cooperation with all area assistance organizations. If you have information on an organization that provides services for families and children and you do not see their name on this list, please email us at