Located in the heart of Carrollton, Georgia, Impact West GA is a nonprofit organization on a mission to to empower individuals and uplift the community. Their aim is to help vulnerable people in the community overcome tough challenges: homelessness, illiteracy, and access to healthcare.
Learn how SAMHSA programs and resources help prevent and end homelessness among people with mental or substance use disorders. Men, women, youth, and families living with mental or substance use issues may need treatment, case management, and discharge planning in addition to financial support (e.g., employment assistance, Housing First programs, targeted rental/housing subsidies) to avoid or escape homelessness. Being homeless, no matter how long it lasts, is a life-altering traumatic event that creates major stress in any person’s life, regardless of age.