"The vote is precious. It is almost sacred. It is the most powerful non-violent tool we have in a democracy."
- John Lewis
Early Voting Dates, Locations, & Times
Monday, October 12 - Friday, October 30
City Services Center | 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

Sunday, October 25 - Friday, October 30
Columbus Health Department Building | 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

Monday, October 26 - Friday, October 30
Columbus Convention & Trade Center | 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Call 706.327.0275 from 8:45 am-12:00 pm
Thursdays and Fridays only to schedule an appointment.

As Hurricane Delta makes landfall, now is a good time to check your storm plan. Read more

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News Release - October 6, 2020:
DPH Provides Update on COVID-19 Trends in Georgia. Read more


This memorandum also announces a simplified notification process for recipients of these programs to use this waiver flexibility to expedite the delivery of assistance*. Read more

*Local programs - Please first contact Home for Good and the CoC.

Last week HUD released the 2018 Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) Part 2. This report furthers our understanding of homelessness in our country by looking at the number of people in shelters over the course of a full year and providing in-depth information about their characteristics and use of the homeless services system. Read more

The purpose of this Health Advisory is to alert public health departments and healthcare providers to the possibility of new injection-related HIV infections and outbreaks. This HAN provides guidance for preventing, identifying, and responding to HIV among people who inject drugs. It also provides considerations for delivering services in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

During this COCA call, subject matter experts from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and CDC will discuss strategies primary care providers and medical subspecialists can use to improve flu prevention and control in children this season. Read more

HUD's Office of Policy Development and Research has released its analysis of the national housing market during the second quarter of 2020. Overall, housing market indicators showed a slowing of activity in the sector as the result of the implementation of COVID-19 restrictions and related economic tightening. Read more



Recently published resources from HUD’s Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs (SNAPS) and its national, state, and local partners.


We are regularly adding documents and news to the Home for Good website as a resource for the community.

When we update our website, we also post a link on our Facebook page. We appreciate your comments, likes, and shares.