The Drake House

  • Non-Profit Associations & Foundations
10500 Clara Drive
Roswell, GA 30075
(770) 587-4712
(770) 587-4714 (fax)

About Us

The Drake House was founded by the 2004 Leadership North Fulton Class. The mission is to provide short-term crisis housing, education and empowerment programs for homeless single mothers and their read more
  • About

    The Drake House was founded by the 2004 Leadership North Fulton Class. The mission is to provide short-term crisis housing, education and empowerment programs for homeless single mothers and their children in North Fulton County, designed to provide stability for the children and assist the family in working toward self-sufficiency. The Drake House is the only agency in the area offering an emergency residential program, serving approximately 50 families with 100 children per year.

    The Drake House is dedicated to helping homeless mothers and their children realize these overall goals:


    • Allowing the family to remain intact while working to achieve housing stability

    • Keeping the family in their own community and the children enrolled in their current school

    • Increasing skill levels and incomes by identifying and developing talents

    • Establishing influence over decisions affecting family lives

    The Drake Closet, a boutique benefitting The Drake House, has 3 locations - 26 Old Roswell St. Alpharetta; 825 Mimosa Blvd Roswell; 6030 Sandy Springs

  • Media

  • Jobs

    Director of Development
    Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
    Job Description The Drake House, founded within our Chamber, provides a lifeline of supportive housing and enrichment programs for homeless mothers and their children here in our community. The Director of Development is responsible for identifying, cultivating, tracking and supporting the multi-dimensional fundraising strategies and activities with a particular focus on growing the number of ...read more

    Contact

    Kathy Swahn
    Phone:(770) 587-4712
    Fax:(770) 587-4714