Our Vision & Mission

Our Vision/Mission

To ensure families are emotionally, socially and financially able to have a happy sustainable lifestyle and to educate on a better path to life in a positive, Christian-like manner. We believe that restored families serve the community as more productive citizens. Together we will achieve these goals and give insight for the community to become a better place of living.

Brief Program Summary

The main objective is to provide support services for families with needs such as Emergency Food & Clothing, Utility Assistance, Martial and Premarital Profession Counseling,Parenting Classes, Youth Programs, Basic Finance Classes, Money Matters, After School Mentoring, Weekly Bible Studies, Assistance in Job Skill and Job Placement, Senior Services, Health & Fitness Classes, Gym, Computer Lab, and other community activities.

Board of Directors

Claude Cole - Chairman

Earnest Hartwell -Treasurer

Pearline Cole - Secretary

Theodeshia Thomas - Board

Ronnie Baldwin - Board

Charles Vassar Jr - Board

Sherman/Carolyn Turner, Founder,CEO

Carolyn Turner, Director

Vernedia Baldwin, Operations

Resource Assistance Information Available

American Cancer Society

 Breakthrough research. Free lodging near treatment. A 24/7/365 live  helpline. Rides to treatment. This is far from a complete list, but it  makes one thing clear. When it comes to cancer, we are the only  organization attacking from every angle. Meet the people who are living  proof. 

Salvation Army

 The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of  the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its  ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the  gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without  discrimination.  


We strive to provide  comfort ,aid, and stability during emergency situations. Our Food Pantry, Clothing Closet and Financial Aid office are open six days a week from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Services are available to residents of Clarkdale, Austell, Mableton, and Power Springs who are currently at or below the federal poverty level.

Hands of Love

Hands of Love is multi-housing ministry outreach whose goal is to develop relationships with families in apartment complexes and reach them with the gospel of Jesus through servant -hood ministry and verbal witness. In multi-housing ministry, we take the church to the people. The opportunities of service are limitless as the people in our churches. Any gift or talent that God has blessed us with can usually be used in multi-housing ministry. Call today!  770 942 8181 / 770 605 8673

Shepard's Rest Ministries, Inc.

 Shepherd's rest is a family violence crisis center which provides a 24-hour crisis line, emergency housing, emergency transportation, legal advocacy,food,clothing,counseling,resource referrals,and financial aid, with efforts concentrated on enabling and empowering abused and homeless women in becoming self -sufficient and gainfully employed by providing them with skills in problem resolution, coping, parenting, and practical job market/job retention skills in an effort to break the cycle of domestic violence.

Center for Family Resources

Serving the Cobb County Area

770 428 2601

Resource Assistance Information Available

Georgia Division of Family and Childern Services

Servicing Fayette County

8am-5pm ,Mon-Fri

770 460 2555

Helping Hands of Paulding

Servicing Paulding County

10am-2pm , Mon-Fri

770 443 1230

Hosea Williams Feed The Hungry

Servicing Fulton County

11am-6pm, Mon-Fri

404 755 3353

Tallatoona Community Action Partners

Servicing Paulding County

8am-5pm, Mon-Fri

770 445 4171

Pregnancy Resource Center Douglas County

3030 Chapel Hill Rd

Douglasville, GA 30135

770 920 1000

Director: Judi Davis

Pauling Pregnancy Services

1899 Lake Rd, Suite 120

Hiram, GA 30141

770 222 6911

Director: Mary Ellen Lamb