Sumter County Child, Youth, and Family Services is a government agency at the GA State, Sumter 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 Sumter County. Some Child, Youth, and Family Services programs also manage Sumter County foster care and adoption services.
Americus Division of Child Support Services Americus GA 502 Lawson Drive 31719 877-423-4746
A Sumter County WIC Office is a local branch of the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (SNAP) for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). Sumter 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.
Americus Georgia Health Department WIC Office Americus GA 208 Rucker Street 31719 229-924-3637
Sumter County Health Department WIC Office Americus GA 208 Rucker Street 31719 800-789-5502
Sumter County Health Department WIC Office Americus GA 1601 North Martin Luther King Boulevard, 100 31719 229-924-9880