Athens, GA
Financial Assistance

Everyone needs a little help sometimes. Whether you need some free food, diapers for your baby, a quick cash loan, assistance with your rent and utilities, some fresh clothing or a homeless shelter, you'll find the resources in and near Athens, GA here to help you now.

Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 42 food pantries in the Athens, GA area.

Utility & Rental Assistance

When you need money to pay your rent, utility bills or get through a difficult time, there are 11 utility payment and rental assistance programs in the Athens, GA area.

Homeless Shelters

Temporary free housing for people in need. There are 4 homeless shelters in the Athens, Georgia area.


Programs for free and reduced cost clothes and household goods. There are 19 programs in the Athens area that offer clothing and other necessities.

Child Care

Free diapers, clothing and free or reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 5 child care programs in Athens, Georgia.

Payday Loans

Payday Loans are quick easy loans for people in financial distress. There are 7 cash loan programs available to residents in the Athens, Georgia area.

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Requests For Help

Athens, GA: 3 miles away
Posted: August 15, 2018

This year my family is in need please help us if possible. My income is very low. i have five children from ages 2 to 12. We're in need of food, clothing, and furniture....

Athens, GA: 3 miles away
Posted: August 15, 2018

Hello, My husband lost his job at the end of last year. I am currently working but our bills keep piling. We have managed to pay everything, but rent. if we dont get it we are getting evicted. We have...

Athens, GA: 3 miles away
Posted: August 15, 2018

We are asking for help to keep our water on and a little additional to put towards what we lack on our rent to keep from being evicted. We have 3 children and want to continue to be able to provide fo...

Athens, GA: 3 miles away
Posted: August 15, 2018

Hello. I need some groceries. I spent my last bit of my ssi check to buy food and when the storm came in I lost power for a few days and had to throw out my cold foods....

Danielsville, GA: 13 miles away
Posted: August 15, 2018

I just got a place for my son and I. I was a single mother living with her parents but finally got to the place in our life that I could maybe afford a place. I have rent, which is $300/mo and I have ...

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