Vision, Mission and Guiding Principles

VISION

Safe Children. Strengthened Families. Stronger Georgia.

MISSION

We prioritize the safety of Georgia’s children in the decisions we make and the actions we take. We strengthen families toward independence and build stronger communities with caring, effective and responsive service.

GUIDING PRINCIPLES

As the Division of Family and Children Services we…

  1. Demonstrate our commitment to the safety of our children in the decisions we make and the actions we take.
  2. Empower, strengthen and support families on their path toward independence.
  3. Serve with compassion.
  4. Provide caring, responsive and effective service.
  5. Engage, listen and respond to our participants, communities and each other.
  6. Collaborate with our communities to create systems of support.
  7. Develop a competent, professional and efficient workforce that never stops learning and growing.