Richmond County Child Services (Georgia)

A Richmond County Child Abuse Prevention Center is a government agency at the Georgia State, Richmond County, or local level that is charged with protecting children from abuse and neglect. Richmond 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 Richmond County, GA. Child Abuse Offices may also offer training, support, and assistance on how to report and prevent child abuse.

Georgia Department of Human Services Augusta GA 520 Fenwick Street 30901 706-721-3381

A Richmond County Child Support Office is a government agency at the GA State, Richmond County, or local level that assists custodial parents in obtaining financial support for their children. Richmond County Child Support Offices provide a number of services to support children’s welfare, including establishing paternity, locating non-custodial parents, and collecting Richmond County child support payments. Child Support Offices also help enforce Richmond 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.

Augusta Youth Detention Center Augusta GA 3481 Mike Padgett Highway 30906 706-792-7500

Childrens Medical Services Augusta GA 1916 North Leg Road 30909 706-667-4400

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

Augusta Division of Child Support Services Augusta GA 360 Bay Street 30901 877-423-4746

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

Richmond County Juvenile Justice Augusta GA 71 Broad Street 30901 706-721-5675

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

Richmond County Health Department WIC Office Augusta GA 2420 Windsor Spring Road 30906 706-790-0661

Richmond County Health Department WIC Office Augusta GA 950 Laney Walker Boulevard 30901 706-721-5930