Programs & Services

The Franklin Road Weed and Seed partners provide a variety of educational, housing, recreational and lifestyle programs and services to Franklin Road families and youth.

Current Programs & Services

Sponsored by the Bureau of Justice Assistance, Project Safe Neighborhoods. More Information

Previous Programs & Services

Sports Programs

  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Swimming
  • Sports, fitness and recreation

Educational Programs

  • Tutoring
  • Programming in the arts
  • Education and career development
  • Health and life skills
  • Character and leadership
  • Storytelling Bible study, Sundays, 2 p.m., at Latin American Association
  • Media literacy
  • Art classes
  • Art programs at the Art Station
  • GED classes
  • Life skills classes
  • Computer classes
  • Career readiness workshops
  • Mentoring
  • Finances for teens
  • Diversity/conflict management
  • Problem solving training
  • Career/job readiness training
  • Leadership and team building
  • Active Prevention Programming for Latino Youth (APPLY)
  • One-on-one counseling, which includes budgeting, provided by Cobb Housing, Inc.

Housing Programs

  • Financial assistance for rent, utilities, emergency lodging
  • Food pantry
  • Home ownership education first and third Saturdays of each month provided by Cobb Housing, Inc.
  • Permanent supportive housing for homeless disabled veterans and transitional housing for the homeless and low-income residents

Community Programs & Events

  • Community outreach
  • Summer camps
  • Special events
  • Gallery exhibits
  • Concerts and events at the Art Station

Law Enforcement Programs

  • Court services
  • Joint enforcement task force between the Marietta Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF)