Women and Family Shelter

Habersham Homeless Ministry works to eliminate homelessness in Habersham, White and surrounding counties by providing temporary shelter for women and families in crisis while offering life-changing services promoting stability, dignity, and self-reliance.

Ways we work to eliminate homelessness

Come alongside of us to impact the lives of the homeless in Habersham and surrounding counties as we endeavor to:

  • Encourage the importance of personal faith
  • Foster spiritual growth
  • Maintain familial stability
  • Encourage respect for individuals
  • Reinforce job and life skills
  • Instill confidence and self-worth
  • Inspire determination to succeed
  • Promote health and safety
  • Partner with churches and community organizations

We offer four shelters in Clarkesville: three family units and two single women’s units.

How we are funded:

We rely heavily on individual donations to support our ministry. Please consider being a part of our community ministry by donating to Habersham Homeless Ministries.
Send donations to our mailing address:

Habersham Homeless Ministries
P.O. Box 2378
Clarkesville, GA 30523


What Donations Fund

Donations pay utilities, insurance, maintenance, furnishings, food, supplies, and essential needs. We also help clients needs such as birth certificates, IDs, transportation costs, some medical, moving expenses, some clothing. We seek to provide whatever is needed to bring them into self-sufficiency. Donation of items or services, such as the following, are always needed:

  • Towels
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Food
  • Housing Items
  • Paper Products
  • Bedding