Recent measures by the CDC have extended evictions until October 3, 2021. In Georgia, Dekalb County has also extended the moratorium for 60 days (see article to learn more). During this time, we encourage anyone facing eviction to reach out to organizations listed below that may be able to help. Open Doors is committed to helping our residential partners and non-profit partners keep residents in their homes.

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Please note the following links for Unemployment information and Rental Assistance You may file for UE benefits for part time/full-time and 1099 workers, who have been impacted by the COVID-19 Virus via reduced work. With the recent bill that was passed, if you file for unemployment, you will receive 100% of your full pay, for the next four months . These filings can be done online via the Department of Labor websites. Since these claims have to be filed by employer, please be sure to contact your HR Department to obtain a formal Separation Notice, which will be needed for your filing.

Here are a couple helpful links:

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
U.S. Department of the Treasury
Georgian Department of Labor – For filing unemployment
Georgia Department of Labor – For filing unemployment insurance claims
20 Companies Hiring Amid COVID-19

Here are some additional local housing programs you can contact as well:

● Julia Hands of Love – 470-328-1127 – https://juliahandsoflove.com/
● Fulton County Covid-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program -1-833-716-2223 -https://www.fultoncountyga.gov/renthelp
● North Fulton Community Charities – (678) 640-0399
● Senior Services North Fulton – (770) 993-1906
● South Fulton Senior Services Inc. – (404) 559-0070
● The Council on Aging Inc. – (404) 624-7500
● MoCaFi – (800) 342-7374
● Community Assistance Center – 770-322-2932 – https://www.ourcac.org/
● Atlanta Community Food Bank – 404-892-3333 – https://www.acfb.org/
● DeKalb Coordinated Entry – 311
● Fulton Atlanta Community Action – (404) 320-0166
● Salvation Army – 404-486-2820 – https://salvationarmyatlanta.org/international/
● Project Outreach – (678) 852-2076
● Action Ministries – (404) 881-1991
● Travelers Aid – (404) 752-6695
● AID Atlanta – (404) 870-7741
● St. Vincent De Paul – (678) 892-6163 – https://www.svdpgeorgia.org/
● United Methodist Children’s Home – (404-372-5872
● Toco Hills Community Alliance – (404) 325-0677
● Catholic Charities – (770) 790-3112 or (404) 920-7725
● DeKalb Tenant-Landlord Assistance Coalition – www.dekalbcountyga.gov/renthelp
● Catholic Charities Atlanta – 404-486-2700 – https://catholiccharitiesatlanta.org/
● Networks Cooperative Ministry – 404-687-3500 – https://www.networkscoop.org/financial
● The International Rescue Committee – 470-925-0031 – Rescue.org/Atlanta https://www.rescue.org/united-states/atlanta-ga
● Atlanta COVID-19 Emergency Assistance – https://relief.uwga.org/
● Greenforest McCalep – 404-486-6737 – https://www.greenforestacademy.org/
● Cobb County Homesaver for Renters – https://cobbhomesaver.org/renters/
● Ser Familia, Inc. – 678-363-3079 – https://serfamilia.org/
● Refugee Women’s Network – 404-437-7767 – http://refugeewomensnetworkinc.org/
● Chris 180, Inc. – 404-486-9034 – https://chris180.org/
● Our House, Inc. – 404-522-6056 – https://ourhousega.org/
● African’s Children Fund – 678-381-1281 – http://africaschildrensfund.org/
● Innovative Solutions for Disadvantage & Disability – 404-600-3332 – https://www.isdd-home.org/
● Family Heritage Foundation – 404-299-7766 – http://fhfi.org/
● National Church Residences Foundation – 800-388-2151 – https://www.nationalchurchresidences.org/
● New Life Community Ministries – 404-381-6731 – https://www.newlife-atl.org/community-center/
● Decatur Cooperative Ministry – 404-294-8362 – https://www.decaturcooperativeministry.org/dcm/
● Positive Growth – 404-698-3781 – https://www.positivegrowthinc.org/
● Women Moving On – 404-370-7670 – https://www.wrcdv.org/contact
● Inspiritus – 404-875-0201 – https://weinspirit.org/
● Step Up Pathways – 470-259-6081 – https://www.stepuponsecond.org/
● DeKalb for Seniors, Inc. – 770-322-2932 – http://www.dekalbforseniors.org/
● Scottdale Early Learning – 770-322-2932 – https://scottdale.org/
● Center for Pan Asian Community Services – 770-936-0969 – https://cpacs.org/
● The Center for Family Resources – (770) 428-2601
● Ben Hill United Methodist Church – (404) 344-0618
● Hope Atlanta – (404) 817-7070
● Midtown Assistance Center – (404) 681-5777
● Georgian Department of Consumer Affairs – (800) 359-4663
● Jewish Family and Career Services – (770) 677-9300
● Buckhead Christian Ministry – (404) 239-0038 – http://www.buckheadchristianministry.org
● Antioch Urban Ministries – (404) 524-2704
● Caring Works Inc – (404) 371-1230 – https://www.caringworksinc.org/
● City of Refuge, Incorporated – (404) 874-2241
● Hosea feed the Hungry and Homeless – (404) 755-3353

For a full l ist of numerous other rental assistance programs please refer to: https://www.rentassistance.us/st/georgia.