Cobb County Government

Grant workshop for emergency food and shelter program

Cobb Community Development Block Grant Office staff is accepting applications for the Phase 35 Emergency Food and Shelter Program. A workshop will be held 2 p.m., Thursday, April 26, at Switzer Library, 266 Roswell St., Marietta. EFSP is a federal program administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency. Eligible activities for EFSP include:

  • Emergency rent/mortgage/utility assistance
  • Mass shelter
  • Supplies/equipment
  • Served meals
  • Support services
  • Rehabilitation/repairs

The EFSP application is available online at All applications must be submitted to the CDBG Program Office by 4 p.m., Friday, May 11.