Ware County Child Services (Georgia)

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

Ware County Youth Development Center Waycross GA 3275 Harris Road 31503 912-285-6024

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

Waycross Division of Child Support Services Waycross GA 215 Albany Avenue 31501 877-423-4746

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

Waycross Georgia Juvenile Justice Waycross GA 3275 Harris Road 31503 912-287-6680

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

Ware County Health Department WIC Office Waycross GA 604 Riverside Drive 31501 855-473-4374