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The Georgia Department of Human Services delivers a wide range of human services designed to promote self-sufficiency, safety and well-being for all Georgians.
Help make a difference in your community with a day “on” instead of “off.”
The first virtual event is on Jan. 18.
Your donations helped provide more than 25,500 gifts.
The Clark's Christmas Kids program annually provides gifts for children in foster care based on their personalized wish lists.
Breanna Thomas, who has served as the Department’s Assistant Deputy Commissioner for Operations since October, has been named Deputy Commissioner of State Programs & Human Resources.
Innovative technology connects families with children waiting for adoption.
The annual report highlights major initiatives that took place during SFY 2021.
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.
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