Helping Neighbors in Need in Sandy Springs & Dunwoody since 1987.

Helping Neighbors in Need in Sandy Springs & Dunwoody since 1987.

Get Help – Eligibility

CAC provides emergency assistance to residents of Sandy Springs and Dunwoody, GA. Assistance of food, clothing and emergency financial assistance is available to those who qualify.

Applicants seeking assistance must make an appointment, call the Helpline (770) 552-4015. The following documents must be brought to your appointment:

  • Identification
    Social Security card or picture ID
  • Proof of Residency
    Copy of current apartment lease or mortgage
    Adults not named on the lease must provide proof of address
  • Documentation for all Residents Living at a Given Address
    Social Security cards or picture IDs or for children, proof of school enrollment or birth certificate
  • Proof of Income
    May be provided by a pay stub, IRS tax documentation, or AFDC/Food stamp letter

Applicants seeking Emergency Financial Assistance must bring all of the above plus the following:

  • Proof of Loss of Income or Financial Need
    For example, separation notice, medical bills or payment receipts, etc. Client’s name must appear on the bill being submitted for documentation

Classes & Events

Jan
23
Thu
6:30 pm Digital Life
Digital Life
Jan 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Digital Life: Social media and the web. Classes are free and available to clients and the general public, space permitting.
6:30 pm ESOL/English Levels 1, 2 & 3 PM
ESOL/English Levels 1, 2 & 3 PM
Jan 23 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Levels 1, 2 & 3 evening class. Session Jan – May 2020 Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Textbooks cost $30. No classes on holidays. Martes[...]
Jan
24
Fri
10:00 am Yarning for You
Yarning for You
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Have fun learning how to knit and crochet! We knit and crochet with a purpose. Items may be donated to the CAC thrift shop to go to families in need. You can learn or just[...]
Jan
27
Mon
6:30 pm ESOL/English Basic and Level 4
ESOL/English Basic and Level 4
Jan 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Basic Level and Level 4 Session Jan – May 2020 Mondays & Wednesdays 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Textbooks cost $30. No classes on holidays. Niveles Básico y[...]
6:30 pm Financial Management 1 in English
Financial Management 1 in English
Jan 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Registration is required. Classes are free and available to clients and the general public, space permitting.