COVID-19 Prevention Efforts

Effective March 23 at 8 a.m., DHS customers should use self-service options as primary means to conduct business with DHS. In-person services will be provided by appointment only. For more information, click here.


For information regarding coronavirus, visit the Department of Public Health at

Fatherhood Program

Georgia’s Fatherhood program connects parents struggling to meet child support obligations with resources to find jobs that help them better support their families.

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DHS Spotlight

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Child Support Services provides guidance during COVID-19

Learn about the actions DCSS is taking to help parents affected by COVID-19.

Meet the 23 Foster Caregivers of the Year Award winners

Georgia DFCS honors foster families virtually

Meet the 23 Foster Caregivers of the Year Award winners.

Older Americans Month 2020

Make Your Mark in May

Make the state an even better place to live for older Georgians. 

Richmond County file disposal

Augusta area DFCS and DAS confidential case files for customers prior to 2017 were improperly disposed of in a recent incident. For more information, click here. If you believe your information may have been included in these files, contact 1-888-304-1021 from 8 a.m. to 5p.m. until June 22, 2020.

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DHS Data

In an effort to provide helpful information on the work we do across the state, DHS has implemented a transparency initiative to put our data in an easy-to-use, interactive format. Access statewide numbers or drill down to specific counties to see how DHS is working in your community.