Serving more than 2 million Georgians and employing approximately 9,400 people, the Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS) is the largest agency in state government. With an annual budget of $1.86 billion, DHS delivers a wide range of services that protect and enhance the lives of Georgia’s most vulnerable residents. DHS comprises three divisions—the Division of Aging Services (DAS), the Division of Child Support Services (DCSS) and the Division of Family & Children Services (DFCS). Since 2014, DFCS has reported directly to the governor. DHS also maintains 13 administrative offices that provide a variety of support functions— from constituent services and training to information technology and fiscal management. 

DHS budget