Programs + Services

Gateway Center is much more than a shelter.
We meet our guests where they are and walk with each individual on their journey toward self-sufficiency.

Residential Programs
On-site Partners

Family & Community Engagement

Hope Atlanta Traveler’s Aid

Reunification program that connects individuals to loved ones in other states.

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Crossroads offers seeks to provide access to resources that empower people experiencing homelessness to progress on the road toward economic and personal stability.

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Engagement Center (EC)

Public services available including showers, lockers, phones, clothing closet, restrooms, and laundry services.

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Caroline’s Kitchen

Gateway Center’s food service operations and training program.

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Housing Placement & Stability

New Beginnings

New Beginnings is for men needing housing and employment case management as they re-enter the workplace.

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Coordinated Entry Services

Coordinated Entry Services provide a single point of access to the housing continuums for the City of Atlanta and Fulton County.

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Veteran’s Programs

Gateway Center partners with the US Department of Veterans Affairs to help move Veterans out of homelessness.

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Stabilization Beds

This program is for men experiencing chronic homelessness who need assistance and support in becoming document ready.

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Gateway Center’s addiction recovery program.

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Health & Wellness

PATH Programs

Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness (PATH) provides services for men experiencing homelessness who have severe and persistent mental illness. PATH partners are Hope Atlanta, Mercy Care, and Community Friendship.

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Recuperative Care

Partnership program with Mercy Care Clinic that provides a post-hospital healing space for individuals experiencing homelessness.

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Back On My Feet

Back on My Feet seeks to revolutionize the way our society approaches homelessness with their unique running-based model.

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Mercy Care Clinic

Federally qualified in-house health clinic open Monday – Friday.

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Job Skills Training & Placement

Career Resource Center

The Career Resource Center provides job readiness training, adult and financial literacy, soft skills training, resume building, and employment placement assistance.

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Georgia Works!

Partnership program focusing on employment and empowerment.

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If you are interested in a program, please contact our Engagement Center, or “EC” at (404) 215-6600.
*** Regular program admission occurs Monday through Friday at 7:00 am and operates on a first come, first serve basis.
Because we can’t anticipate program availability in advance and program spots are in high demand, we recommend arriving early. Space fills up fast!