February 23, 2010 - ATLANTA (GA) – The Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS) is holding its third stimulus workshop Thursday, February 25, 2010 at Luther Judson Price Middle School in Atlanta, Georgia. The public is invited to attend and learn how to obtain access to federal stimulus funds.
February 16, 2010 - ATLANTA (GA) –The Department of Human Services Division of Aging Services is urging older adults to be vigilant over the next few months to avoid criminals who are masquerading as legitimate Census Bureau workers. Cyber-criminals and scam artists are looking for any available opportunity to steal money and personal information. With the 2010 U.S. Census process beginning, these criminals are taking advantage of the census-taking event to separate older adults from personal information that thieves can use to empty bank accounts.
February 8, 2010 - ATLANTA (GA) – It takes just five seconds for taxpayers to deliver a hot meal, give a ride, or nurture a child by donating to the Georgia Fund for Children and Elderly on 2009 tax forms. Donations are tax-deductable, and every dollar supports meal deliveries for homebound elders, transportation to senior centers and doctors’ appointments, and grant programs to serve children with special health, educational, and emotional needs.