The coronavirus/COVID-19 outbreak has a big impact on our day-to-day lives. Check this page for local updates and resources you might need to support you and your family.

 

For more information on the virus and outbreak, read the CDC’s information.

If you need help with food or groceries, you’re not alone. Check out the resources below.

If you are in immediate danger, please call 911.

The rules are different right now. Here’s some information about what’s going on in Atlanta.

Taking care of your mental health is especially important in times of crisis. Here are some low-cost mental health resources in Atlanta.

  • Georgia Crisis & Access Line – 1-800-715-4225
  • Stop a Suicide Today – Advocacy organization that features educational suicide prevention materials, articles, and other resources.
  • Metropolitan Counseling: Discounted and sliding scale mental health services – 404-321-1794
  • Chris 180 Counseling Center
    2805 Metropolitan Parkway SW Atlanta, Georgia 30315
    Phone: 404-612-4111 Fax: 404-324-4191 counseling.center@chris180.org

  • The Spot: Drop-In Center
    1976 Flat Shoals Road, Suite A Atlanta, Georgia 30316
    Phone: 404-564-5201
    dropin@chris180.org
  • St. Jude’s Recovery Center – Sliding scale and free inpatient addiction treatment center.
    139 Renaissance Pkwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30308
    Phone: (404) 874-2224
  • The Summit Wellness Group – Sliding scale dual diagnosis treatment center located in Midtown Atlanta. Also features comprehensive online addiction resource guides.
    996 Huff Rd NW Suite C, Atlanta, GA 30318
    Phone: 770-692-2052
  • Detox Local  – Medically reviewed guides on every aspect of the drug & alcohol detox process which empowers people to be safe when quitting drugs or alcohol.

Your kids are likely at home due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Check out these resources for educational activities.

If you have lost your job or wages during COVID-19, the first thing you should do is file for unemployment. 

If it’s absolutely necessary for you to seek alternative employment, here are some local stores that are hiring:

  • Aldi: store associates and stockers
  • All Turf Lawn Care: multiple positions open in Hiram, Suwanee, Loganville,
    Mcdonough, and more.
  • Amazon: various full and part-time roles
  • CVS: store associates, home delivery drivers, distribution center employees, and member/customer service professionals.
  • Dollar General: customer service and store associates
  • Domino’s: delivery drivers, customer service representatives, assistant managers and managers
  • Kroger: store associates and stockers
  • Papa John’s: restaurant team members
  • Publix: store and distribution center associates
  • Sprouts: hourly part-time to core management positions
  • Walgreens: Customer service associates (CSAs), pharmacy technicians and shift leads
  • Walmart: hourly associates to work in stores, clubs, distribution centers and fulfillment centers 

Miscellaneous

For more information on how we’re handling the COVID-19 outbreak, visit this page.

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