Augusta & Thomson

Please see below for resources in your area. If you don’t find what you need here, you can always call a crisis and referral specialist by dialing 211 from any phone. Please know that many agencies help with other resources, so check each category for potential help. You can also go to FindHelp.org for more resources in your area. Please note that these resources are for those in all walks of life, but those specifically catering to seniors will be colored in orange.

 

 

Child Care & Youth Programs

 

Crisis, General, & Other Assistance

 

 

Employment & Job Training

 

Education

  • Augusta Partnership for Children: Several programs to assist youth and families in Augusta including a Getting Ahead Program for self-sufficiency, home visitations to provide assistance for new parents, strategies to prevent prescription drug misuse, assistance with engaging out-of-school youth and helping them find employment.

  • Boot Camp for New Dads: Community-based workshop that inspires and equips men to support their mates and personally transform into dads.

 

Food Assistance

 

Financial Assistance & Counseling

  • AGPM Family Emergency Assistance Program: Rental and/or utility assistance is available or eligible residents in AGPM communities. Please contact us if you are in need of rental assistance in an AGPM community.

  • Augusta Partnership for Children: Several programs to assist youth and families in Augusta including a Getting Ahead Program for self-sufficiency, home visitations to provide assistance for new parents, strategies to prevent prescription drug misuse, assistance with engaging out-of-school youth and helping them find employment.

  • Georgia Department of Community Affairs: rental assistance for those who have lost income due to Covid-19 in the CSRA area. You can apply at this website or call 211.

  • Georgia LIHEAP: Utility bill assistance for those living in Georgia

  • The Assistance Fund: Financial assistance programs for children and adults diagnosed with critical or chronic illnesses.

 

Health