The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
The ROCK strives for the restoration of wholeness, health, and independence for people experiencing homelessness.
Linking Our Community: The ROCK is a new resource center for the homeless in downtown Atlanta. Join our partners in helping the homeless to reach self-sufficiency! We offer a wide-array of programs and services geared towards helping persons experiencing homelessness get back on their feet, while meeting their immediate and short-term needs. Some of these services include transitional housing, substance abuse treatment, meal services, showers, clothing, and job training assistance. The ROCK is a partnership of Community Concerns - Odyssey III, Project Community Connections, Samaritan House/Cafe 458, Atlanta Union Mission, Crossroads Community Ministries, Mercy Mobile Healthcare, Pathways Community Network, Traveler's Aid of Metropolitan Atlanta, Trinity Community Ministries, and Veteran's Opportunity Resource Center.