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LOCAL RESOURCE LIST COMPILED BY CONNECTING HENRY.   Executive Director Barbara Coleman

STATE RESOURCES COMPILED BY Office of State Representative El-Mahdi Holly

HELP IS RIGHT HERE

District Community Resources

Partnership to Promote Assistance Programs & Agencies:

 Connecting Henry

and

the Office of State Representative  El-Mahdi Holly  

Food Pantries

Abigail’s Pantry

Bethel United Methodist Church

245 Fairview Rd.,

Stockbridge, GA 30281

770-474-2570

Monday and Thursday 9:30 – 12 noon

Ambassadors for Christ Ministries

125 Rock Quarry Rd.,

Stockbridge, GA 30281

(470) 771-3663

Mrs. Marcela Graves, Director

Tuesday: 11am- 2pm (pre-boxed food items)

Thursday: 6 - 8 p.m. (staged like a grocery store; clients may select the items of their choice). Must show ID and no appointment or referral form required.

Bethel UMC Food Co-op

245 Fairview Road,

Stockbridge, GA 30281

(770) 474-2570

Provides everything from fresh fruits to vegetables, canned goods.

Cathedral of Praise Worship Center 

60-B Lincoln Rd,

McDonough, GA 30253

(770) 954-9117

Every 4th Saturday 9-12 noon

Conyers Monastery of the Holy Spirit

2625 Hwy 212,

Conyers, Georgia 30094

(770) 483-7228

County Line United Methodist Church

4031 Old River Rd,

Ellenwood, GA 30294

(404) 243-0363

Crossroad Christian Church

678-565-6188

3545 N. Henry Blvd.,

Stockbridge, GA

Free food and clothing to Henry and neighboring communities

Wednesday’s from 1pm - 6 pm

Ellenwood Oaks Community Church

1234 Panola Road,

Ellenwood, GA, 30294

404-375-0297 Emily Holley

678-271-8927

Food & Clothing: Sat, 10am-2p

Emmanuel Community Church

(678)413-3603

1400 Highway 212,

Conyers, GA  30094

Fish & Loaves Food Pantry

Tuesdays 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Faith Baptist Church

346 GA-138,

Stockbridge, GA 30281

770-474-8445

Food Pantry once a month, last Saturday (If Holiday, May have it the 2nd Sat). Do not need to call first.  

Feed My People

6045 N. Henry Blvd,

Stockbridge, GA 30281

678-565-7800

http://www.feedmypeoplega.org

info@feedmypeoplega.org

First Baptist Church

101 Macon St.,

McDonough, GA  

(770) 957-5828 

 

Friendship Community Church of College Park Georgia, Inc. 

4141 Old Fairburn Rd. 

College Park, GA 30349

(404) 349-6040 Main Client Number

(404) 349-1278 Food Pantry

http://www.myfriendshipcommunity.com

friendshipcp@bellsouth.net

Georgia Food & Resource Center

470 Steele Drive,

Hampton, GA 30228

770-946-0500

Monday – Wednesday 8 am – 4 pm

Thurs 5 am – 12 noon, Need appointment

The emergency food day is on Wednesdays 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. ID required.

Harvest Outreach Ministries Int’l

888-760-8170

100 Hendricks Drive – Suite 150

McDonough, GA  30253

Food Pantry 11a – 2p Thursdays

Helping in His Name

678-565-6135

85 Bellamy Place,

Stockbridge, GA  30281

www.helpinginhisname.org

Call for an appointment

Helping Hands Ending Hunger

Clayton County Schools

Kendrick Middle School

770-472-8400

7971 Kendrick Road,

Jonesboro, GA  30238

Kemp Primary School

1090 McDonough Rd.,

Hampton, GA 30228

678-610-4301

House of Prayer & Fellowship

3840 Walt Stephens Road

Stockbridge, GA 30281

770- 507-0154

thehouseofp72937@bellsouth.net

Hunger Hotline

404-622-7778

Jodeco Road United Methodist

1500 Jodeco Road,

Stockbridge, GA 30281

770-957-8300

Living by The Word Church

1121 Meredith Park Drive

McDonough, GA 30253

478-442-3441

Thursdays 7 - 8 p.m.

Locust Grove United Methodist

211 Peeksville Rd,

Locust Grove, GA 30248

(770) 957-9605

Millie’s Mini Pantry

48 Griffin Street,

McDonough, GA 30253

Free food and personal care items. Take & donate.

Miracle Mission Hope House

466 Simpson Street,

McDonough, GA 30253

www.mmhopehouse.org

Food, clothes, toiletries

T, W, Thu 9:30-3:00 Must complete intake form for eligibility

Mt. Olive Baptist Church

469 Mt. Olive Road,

Stockbridge, GA 30281

(770) 987-3308

 At

The Community Center

470 Mount Olive Rd,

Stockbridge, GA 30281

Saturday 10 am – 1 pm

New Hope Seventh-Day Adventist Church

3979 Panthersville Rd,

Ellenwood, GA 30294

404-241-3533

The Online Food Pantry

678-310-7051

https://theonlinefoodpantry.org/how-it-works/

They deliver food to home or person’s local Police Department

For ages 18 and older

Serve Counties: Henry, Clayton, DeKalb, Spalding, Fulton

Reaping the Harvest Outreach Ministries Intl.

100 Hendricks Drive, Suite 150

McDonough, GA, 30253

For donations call 888-760-8170

Food Pantry 11 am to 2 pm every Thursday

Salem Baptist Church

Hwy 155,

McDonough, GA 30252

Monday 10 am – 2 pm

Salvation Army

401 Racetrack Rd,

McDonough, GA 30253

770-957-8868

Monday and Wednesday 10 am – 2 pm

Shiloh Baptist Church

262 Macon Street,

McDonough, GA 30253

770-957-2344 Ext 116

Monday & Wednesday 2:30 pm – 6 pm

Thursday (Approved emergency boxes only) 4:30 am – 6 pm

Friday 2:30 pm – 5 pm

2nd Saturday (monthly boxes) 11 am – 12:30

Shoal Creek Baptist Church

770-957-6220

99 MLK Blvd.,

Locust Grove, GA  30248

Food Pantry Tuesday & Thursday

12 pm to 2 pm

Southside Haitian Church of God

1906 Chadberry Walk

Stockbridge, GA 30281

770- 707-0522

The charity has a soup kitchen.

St. James the Apostle

McDonough, GA 30253

770-957-5441 

Assistance ranges from a food pantry to a thrift store for clothing or furniture. There may also be vouchers for gasoline, groceries, medications, and more.

St. Vincent de Paul

Hands of Christ Food Pantry

595 Macon Street,

McDonough, GA 30253

2nd Saturday every month 9 am – 12 noon

www.svdpatl.org

Stockbridge Assembly of God 

3910 N. Henry Blvd. 

Stockbridge, GA 30281

770-474-8383

http://www.stockbridgeag.com

join@stockbridgeag.com

Tri-City Seventh Day Adventist Church Community Services

1978 Hwy 42 N.,

McDonough, GA 30253

770-957-5400

Union United Methodist Church

4600 Hwy 138 SW,

Stockbridge, GA 30281

770-757-2297 - Bill Hallman

godstable.foodbank@gmail.com

Mondays 9-2

Need Rockdale or Henry County ID

United Food Force

1463 Highway 20 W.

McDonough, GA 30253

Monday thru Thursday

8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Monthly cost

United in Faith Christian Ministry

161 Racetrack Rd.,

McDonough, GA 30253

678-272-8841

Free groceries, clothing, paper goods, fresh fruits, and more may be served.

Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church

397 Racetrack Rd,

McDonough, GA 30252

(770) 957-4728

Wholesome Wave Georgia

They match SNAP/EBT dollars — dollar for dollar —at participating farmer's markets. When you spend $10, you get $10 for free to spend on fresh, local fruits and vegetables.

https://www.wholesomewavegeorgia.org/ Go to “Programs Menu”, choose “Georgia Fresh for Less”, scroll down the page, and click “Download a spreadsheet of our 2020 Georgia Fresh for Less Partners”

Food  

FoodFinder App

770-527-2181

www.foodfinder.us

Food Pantry Locations

Henry County – DFACS

770-954-2014

SNAP/Food Stamp Benefits


Emergency Financial Assistance

Connecting Henry

66 Veterans Drive,

McDonough, GA 30253

770-288-6230

www.connectinghenry.org

Appointments only

Salvation Army

401 Racetrack Road,

McDonough, GA  30252

(770)957-8543

www.salvationarmy.org

Monday, Wednesday, Friday:  9 am - 2 pm

Fire Victims - Bring the paperwork from the Fire Department or the Red Cross to show there was a fire. The Salvation Army allows the family charge to replenish items lost. The family can just show up with the paperwork to shop free of charge as a referral is not required.

Samaritans Together

85 Bellamy Place

Stockbridge, GA 30281

770-957-8543

www.samaritanstogether.org

St. Vincent de Paul

(St. James Church)

1000 GA-155 N,

McDonough, GA 30252

678-892-6163

www.svdpatl.org

Enter your zip code, and you will be directed to the correct office for requirements and the next support day.

St Vincent de Paul Society 

2621 Highway 20 SE,

Conyers, GA 30013

www.svdpatl.org 

Main Line: 770- 761-3731

Help Line: 678-892-6163

Description: Conferences receive requests from clients. Trained home visitors, “Vincentians,” conduct face-to-face meetings generally in the client’s residence to understand clients’ circumstances firsthand and determine the appropriate assistance. The Society provides financial assistance for a range of needs including medical/dental/prescriptions, counseling, rent and housing, utilities, food, legal fees, transportation, and burials. In addition to other services, the Society has two shelters in the Metro area.

a. House of Dreams in Smyrna

770-425-2939

b. St. Michael’s House in Kennesaw

770-652-4491


Emergency Rental Assistance

Georgia Department of Community Affairs  Rental Assistance

(833) 827-RENT (7368) rentalassistance@dca.ga.gov

Tenant Requirements: State ID or Passport; Income documents for every person above 18 yrs old; Past Due rent notice or utility bills, provider & account number; Copy of Lease; documents showing a reduction in income, significant costs or a financial hardship due directly or indirectly to Covid-19

Please Note: There has been a delay, caused by distress across Georgia.  For more info about the Rental Assistance Program, please read this: CLICK HERE

Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America (NACA) of Georgia

Atlanta office serves all of metropolitan counties directly outside of Atlanta, including Henry, Clayton, Spalding

160 Clairemont Avenue - Suite 350, Decatur, GA 30030

(404) 377-4545

www.naca.com

www.nacalynx.com

NACA conducts webinars, providing mortgage assistance and rental assistance. Program used for homebuyers; NACA offers Below Market Interest Rate, No Down Payment, No Closing Costs or Fees, and works with those who Do Not have perfect credit history

Applicants for Rental Assistance should complete this form:  CLICK HERE .


Emotional Support

McIntosh Trail (Henry)

Community Support Board

139 Henry Parkway

McDonough, GA 30253

(770) 358-5252

www.mctrail.org

Mon.-Fri.: 8am-5pm