CFR's Employment and Education Services offer an array of programs to help our clients obtain and retain employment. Our programs are designed to meet the demands of the job market and prepare participants to earn a sustainable wage. 

GED Prep Classes
CFR's GED program operates as a sub-site of Cobb Adult Basic Education. Our classes are designed to meet the needs of the non-traditional student, and are offered in the afternoon and evenings. Students work at their own pace individually with a tutor or in small groups.
Employment Readiness
Our Employment & Education Case Managers provide an individualized program to each of our clients. We focus on counseling and instruction in interviewing skills, job search and retention skills, and resume preparation.
Life Skills Training
Our program offers classes on a variety of life management skills, including topics such as financial literacy, budgeting, time management, parenting, child development, conflict resolution, stress management, and building better personal relationships.

Free childcare is offered Tuesday and Thursday evenings for parents attending CFR classes. Children can be dropped off beginning at 6:30 pm at Sheltering Arms Early Education and Family Center, located behind CFR at the rear of the Mansour Conference Center building. For more information, please call Sheltering Arms at 770.590.4700.


In order to be admitted into any of our housing programs, you must:

1. Be a Cobb County resident

2. Have resided in Cobb County for at least the past two months

3. Have at least one minor child (under 18) in your household


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The Center for Family Resources is a proud community partner of the following organizations: