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Effective Monday, March 23, DFCS offices are temporarily reducing in-person operations to prevent the spread of COVID-19. As a result, we encourage you to use self-service options during this time. Click here for more information.
SNAP, TANF, MA and PeachCare benefits due for renewal in March, April, May and June 2020 were extended by six months.
July renewals were NOT extended. Notices sent and are due by the date shown on your notice.
ATLANTA- In August 2015, the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) implemented a new practice model to process benefits. The “One Caseworker, One Family” model emphasizes families having continuity in caseworkers at the local level to deliver services in a more
ATLANTA – The Annie E. Casey Foundation announced today that Bobby Cagle (BA ’89, MSW ’98) has been selected from a diverse group of nominees from across the United States for the tenth class of its Children and Families Fellowship.
ATLANTA – The Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) on Wednesday released its annual analysis of child deaths occurring within five years of an agency involvement.
ATLANTA– Citizens of Georgia seeking economic assistance can expect more personalized and timely service delivery as a result of the statewide implementation of a practice model that emphasizes families having continuity in caseworkers at the local level.
ATLANTA-Working in partnership with the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS), Georgia State University (GSU) and four other schools of social work are offering financial support for students committed to careers in child welfare services.
ATLANTA- Based on the Stipulation and Order of Settlement in Melanie K, et al. v. Horton, Civil Action File No.
ATLANTA— The Georgia Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) has been selected as a member of the Center for the Study of Social Policy’s (CSSP’s) Youth Thrive™ Learning Community. Georgia DFCS competed to be chosen as one of five national members.