DHS observes Falls Prevention Awareness Week in September

Each year for Falls Prevention Awareness Week, educators, caregivers, health and aging professionals, and older adults across the country focus their efforts on preventing falls. That’s why the Georgia Department of Human Services is partnering with state and national organizations to celebrate Falls Prevention Awareness Week, Sept. 19-23.   

DHS celebrates Kinship Care Month with webinars, toolkits

Caregivers will learn about valuable resources and giveaways.

August is Child Support Awareness Month

The Department of Human Services’ (DHS) Division of Child Support Services (DCSS) is excited to participate in bringing awareness about the essential services we provide to help parents secure reliable financial and medical support to enhance the well-being of their children.

June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month

Honor a loved one living with Alzheimer’s or dementia and find caregiver resources.

DHS employee ages his way and continues to work at age 80

Age is just a number and Older Americans Month is a great time to highlight the contributions of our older adult population.

Older Georgians can remain independent and age their way

DAS and Area Agencies on Aging help seniors maintain healthy, independent lives.

Honor an older Georgian in your life

May is Older Americans Month.

Family members, teachers, coaches and neighbors can play critical roles in the lives of children

Learn how you can get involved through hosting a discussion on the inaugural Georgia Reads book.

Learn how you can get involved this Child Abuse Prevention Month

Policy makers, business leaders and community members can do their part to help prevent child abuse and neglect.

Demand for professionals in aging field increasing

Learn about rewarding work from DHS employees during Careers in Aging Week.