DeKalb County Child Services (Georgia)

A DeKalb County Child Abuse Prevention Center is a government agency at the Georgia State, DeKalb County, or local level that is charged with protecting children from abuse and neglect. DeKalb County Child Abuse Centers provide a number of child protective services, including collecting reports on suspected child abuse or neglect, investigating suspected cases of abuse or neglect, and providing services to prevent child abuse and domestic violence in DeKalb County, GA. Child Abuse Offices may also offer training, support, and assistance on how to report and prevent child abuse.

Dekalb County Department of Family and Children Services Decatur GA 178 Sams Street 30030 404-370-5066

A DeKalb County Child Support Office is a government agency at the GA State, DeKalb County, or local level that assists custodial parents in obtaining financial support for their children. DeKalb County Child Support Offices provide a number of services to support children’s welfare, including establishing paternity, locating non-custodial parents, and collecting DeKalb County child support payments. Child Support Offices also help enforce DeKalb County Court orders for child support and assist families in receiving additional benefits for children. Child Support Offices provide services for anyone in the community who may be eligible for child support payments.

De Kalb Regional Youth Center Decatur GA 2946 Clifton Springs Road 30034 404-244-2183

DeKalb County Division of Family & Children Services Decatur GA 178 Sams Street 30030 404-370-5076

Decatur City Childrens Service Decatur GA 314 Church Street, c 30030 404-378-1082

DeKalb County Child, Youth, and Family Services is a government agency at the GA State, DeKalb County, or local level that provides a range of services to assist children, youth, and families. Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices offer early childhood services, including childcare support, family nutrition programs, and support for children with developmental delays. These offices may also run programs to end youth homelessness, prevent adolescent pregnancy, and prevent violence against children and youth in DeKalb County. Some Child, Youth, and Family Services programs also manage DeKalb County foster care and adoption services.

Decatur Division of Child Support Services Decatur GA 2910 Miller Road 30035 229-430-3760

DeKalb County Juvenile Justice is a division of the legal system at the Georgia State, DeKalb County, or local level that focuses on youthful offenders. The Juvenile Justice System incorporates a number of government agencies, including DeKalb County Courts, law enforcement, corrections, and social services. Juvenile Justice Centers offer rehabilitation services, detain youth awaiting formal processing in DeKalb County detention centers, and provide education, counseling, and other services to youth. Juvenile Justice Centers also offer reentry services for youth who have been released from a juvenile correction facility.

Decatur Georgia Juvenile Justice Decatur GA 3408 Covington Highway 30032 404-508-7200

A DeKalb County WIC Office is a local branch of the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (SNAP) for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). DeKalb County WIC programs provide nutrition assistance for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, infants, and children. WIC Offices provide services to income-eligible families who require food assistance. In addition to nutritional assistance, WIC Offices provide additional benefits, including health screenings, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and support, and help obtaining other Georgia social services.

Atlanta Georgia Health Department WIC Office Atlanta GA 30 Warren Street Southeast 30317 404-370-4666

Chamblee North Dekalb Health Center WIC Office Atlanta GA 3807 Clairmont Road 30319 770-454-1144

Decatur Central Dekalb Health Center WIC Office Decatur GA 440 Winn Way 30030 404-508-7800

Decatur South Dekalb Health Center WIC Office Decatur GA 3110 Clifton Springs Road, d 30034 404-244-2210

Lithonia East Dekalb Health Center WIC Office Lithonia GA 2277 South Stone Mountain Lithonia Road 30058 404-508-7777