Fulton County Emergency and Transitional Housing Shelters to Open Their Doors for Emergency Shelter | Print |

The Fulton County Office of Emergency and Transitional Housing (OETH) is prepared to provide shelter for homeless citizens during the predicted inclement weather of snow/ice.   In the event of ice, snow, and temperatures below 40, Jefferson Place Transitional House for men and Springdale Place Comprehensive Services Center for Homeless Women with Children will provide emergency beds for those without shelter. Jefferson Place has overflow space for 75 men and rooms for women with children are open at Springdale place.   OETH is keeping the County’s community partners informed of the available spaces for men and women with children.

Citizens in need of shelter can call 404-613-0412 or email OETH Division Manager Leonard Westmoreland at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . OETH is a division of the Fulton County Housing and Human Services Department.

Fulton County facilities will be closed, Wednesday, February 12, 2014.

For Fulton County severe weather information, please visit our website at www.fultoncountyga.gov or follow us on Facebook at Fulton County On Facebook or Twitter at http://twitter.com/FultonInfo.   If you are a Fulton County resident and a Comcast customer, tune to Channel 23 for up to date information.   If you are a City of Atlanta resident, tune to Channel 21.

Citizens in need of reasonable accommodations due to a disability including communications in an alternative format should contact Nell Kapple in the Department of Housing and Human Services at (404) 613-7944. For Georgia Relay Access, dial 711.