Community Development

Fulton County

Community Development

Community Development

Public Notice
Fulton County Government
Substantial Amendment – Emergency Solutions Grant 19 (ESG)

Notice is given by Fulton County, that a substantial amendment to its 2019 Annual Action Plan is available for comment. A summary of the substantial amendment has been posted on the County’s website following is a summary and language that amends the 2019 Annual Action Plan.


ESG Substantial Amendment, as detailed below:

Cancel or reduce the following: Amount Add funds to:
 ESG 19 Rapid Rehousing $30,079.66 ESG 19 Homeless Prevention
ESG 19 Emergency Shelter  $14,836.50 ESG 19 Homeless Prevention

Public Review and Comments:

The proposed plan changes are available for public review and comment from February 23, 2021, to close of business on March 2, 2021, in accordance with the expedited public comment process permitted by HUD.

Written comments will be, received until 4:00 p.m., Monday, March 2, 2021, and should be directed, to the Department of Community Development, Homeless Division (DCD), 137 Peachtree Street, 3rd Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303 or


Notice of Finding of No Significant Impact and Notice of Intent to Request the Release of Funds

Fulton County Issues Notice of ESG and CDBG Substantial Amendment to the FY 2019 Annual Action Plan For Cares Act Funds 

Fulton County, GA Announces Availability Of 2020 – 2024 Consolidated Plan And 2020 Annual Action Plan Drafts 

An Update from the Department of Community Development’s Homeless Division

Due to Fulton County facility closures related to the COVID-19 health emergency, Fulton County Department of Community Development’s Homeless Division and Fulton County’s Homeless Assessment Centers have modified their operating hours and the service delivery models. 

The Fulton County Homeless Division staff is working remotely until further notice. Citizens can contact Fulton County Continuum of Care Homeless Assessment Centers.

North Fulton Homeless Assessment Center (North Fulton Community Charities, 11270, Elkins Rd., Roswell, GA 30076).
Service Update

  • Staff is working remotely and citizens who require services should call 770-640-0399.
  • The food pantry services have been moved to a drive-thru option.
  • Food pantry orders have been placed online.
  • Existing NFCC Clients should complete the Food Pantry Order Form.
  • New families to NFCC should use the Get Help Form for all services including food.
  • Emergency financial assistance for housing or utilities has been moved online ONLY.
  • Clients should also complete an Appointment Request Form for any emergency financial assistance.

South Fulton Assessment Center (137 Peachtree Street, Atlanta, GA 30303)

Service Update

  • Staff is working remotely. Citizens who require services should call the South Fulton Assessment Center’s Coordinated Intake line at 404-612-0720 or 404-612-0137  for an initial telephone assessment or complete the online assessment form. In-person meetings will be scheduled on an as-needed basis. 

Hope Atlanta (Coordinated Intake Homeless Outreach Activities)
Hope Atlanta is currently open and providing homeless outreach in North and South Fulton. Citizens who require services should contact Hope Atlanta at 404-817-7070 or email     
The Fulton County Homeless Team is committed to helping our most vulnerable citizens with assistance continuing throughout this crisis. 

If you need immediate assistance and are not able to reach a representative, please call the United Way at 211.

The Fulton County Homeless Division Assessment Centers service Fulton County citizens who reside in Fulton County outside of the City of Atlanta. 

If you are located in the City of Atlanta, please click here to access Coordinated Entry Assessment locations in Atlanta.

Or, contact the United Way at 2-1-1 for assistance throughout metropolitan Atlanta.

The Fulton County Department of Community Development strengthens people, families, and communities through partnerships with various community organizations and outreach programs. Our partners include organizations that are non-profit, private sector, government, volunteer, and citizen advocates.