Lowndes County Child Services (Georgia)

Lowndes County Child, Youth, and Family Services is a government agency at the GA State, Lowndes 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 Lowndes County. Some Child, Youth, and Family Services programs also manage Lowndes County foster care and adoption services.

Valdosta Division of Child Support Services Valdosta GA 111 South Patterson Street 31601 877-423-4746

Lowndes County Juvenile Justice is a division of the legal system at the Georgia State, Lowndes County, or local level that focuses on youthful offenders. The Juvenile Justice System incorporates a number of government agencies, including Lowndes County Courts, law enforcement, corrections, and social services. Juvenile Justice Centers offer rehabilitation services, detain youth awaiting formal processing in Lowndes 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.

Valdosta Georgia Juvenile Justice Valdosta GA 110 McKey Street 31601 229-333-5252

A Lowndes County WIC Office is a local branch of the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (SNAP) for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). Lowndes 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.

Hahira WIC Office Hahira GA 503 West Main Street 31632 229-794-2665

Lowndes County Health Department WIC Office Valdosta GA 206 South Patterson Street 31601 229-249-2677

Lowndes County Lake Park WIC Office Lake Park GA 751 Country Lane 31636 229-559-6470