Client Services

We offer food and clothing assistance to low-income residents of

Cobb, Douglas and Paulding counties.

 

Walk-in services for food and clothing Monday through Saturday from 9:00 am - 12:30 pm.

 

To be eligible you must live in our service area and qualify based on your total household income.

 

To fully benefit from all of our services, all you need to do is:

 

1. Bring Proof of Residency (less than 30 days old) in the form of mail, a rent receipt or new lease.

2. Provide your Photo ID and Social Security Cards or Birth Certificates (or other official documentation) for yourself and all members of your household.

3. Qualify based on your total household income. You will be asked to sign a Federal Declaration of Income Statement form.

Stabilizing Families and 

Transforming Lives

Stabilizing families...

       Food Pantry

 

 

Our full-service client choice food pantry provides a variety of nutritious foods for families including meat and fresh produce. Clients may receive food every month for as long as they have a need.

       Clothes Closet

 

 

Our clothing program provides new and gently used clothing items for all members of the family. We provide baby diapers, bath soap, toothpaste and other personal hygiene products for families. We also offer laundry detergent and household cleaning supplies when available.

       Family Support

 

 

As a United Way Kids Home Initiative Partner we help stabilize families and prevent homelessness. This collaborative program with school social workers and professional

case managers is an integrated 2 generational approach that helps families and keeps thier children in school.

 

Transforming lives...

       Work Training & Life Skills

 

 

Our HOPE Program offers work readiness training in one of a three-part curriculum that includes computer skills, resume writing, interview skills, effective communication, work ethics and more. The goal is not just to help participants get a job, but to help them become retainable and promotable employees.

Parts two and three focus on personal development. Students participate in a variety of in-depth personal assessments and receive instruction in decision making, accountability, financial literacy, anger management, conflict resolution, respecting cultural differences and more.

In accordance with federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TTY). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer

 

Thanks to Our Cornerstone Partners for Their Generous Support!

To learn more about our Cornerstone Partner Program click here.

Sweetwater Mission is a 501c(3) Non-Profit Charitable Organization        EIN: 58-2991771

Sweetwater Mission   |   6130 Hotel Street, Austell, GA 30106   |   P.O. Box 802, Austell, GA 30168   |   Austell, GA 30106   |   770-819-0662