Oct
6

Public Hearing | Notice of Intended Action and Public Hearing Regarding Proposed Repeal of Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. 290-2-30, Rules and Regulations Governing the Child Protective Services Information System

The Georgia Department of Human Services (the “Department”) proposes the repeal of Chapter 290-2-30 of the Rules of the Georgia Department of Human Services, Family and Children Services. The proposal would repeal the chapter entitled “Rules and Regulations Governing the Child Protective Services Information System.” The Department will be accepting written comments regarding the proposed repeal from October 6, 2020, through November 5, 2020.

Oct
6

Public Hearing | Notice of Intended Action and Public Hearing Regarding Proposed Amendments to Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. 290-2-5, Rules and Regulations for Child Caring Institutions

The Georgia Department of Human Services (the “Department) proposes the adoption of rule amendments to Chapter 290-2-5, entitled “Rules and Regulations for Child Caring Institutions,” of the Rules of the Georgia Department of Human Services. The proposed amendments affect rules 290-2-5-.02, 290-2-5-.03, 290-2-5-.05, 290-2-5-.06, 290-2-5-.07, 290-2-5-.08, 290-2-5-.12, 290-2-5-.13, 290-2-5-.14, 290-2-5-.17, 290-2-5-.20, 290-2-5-.21, 290-2-5-.22, 290-2-5-.23, and 290-2-5-.24. The Department will be accepting written comments regarding the proposed amendments from October 6, 2020, through November 5, 2020.

Oct
6

Public Hearing | Notice of Intended Action and Public Hearing Regarding Proposed Amendment of Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. 290-1-9-.01 Regarding Safe Place for Newborns Act Signage

The Georgia Department of Human Services (the “Department”) proposes the amendment of a rule within Chapter 290-1-9 of the Rules of the Georgia Department of Human Services related to Safe Place for Newborns Act Signage. The proposal would amend Rule 290-1-9-.01, entitled “Standards for Size and Types of Signs.” The Department will be accepting written comments regarding the proposed amendment from October 6, 2020, through November 5, 2020.

Oct
6

Public Hearing | Notice of Intended Action and Public Hearing Regarding Proposed Repeal of Identified Rule Chapters–Obsolete or Otherwise Unenforceable by the Department of Human Services

The Georgia Department of Human Services (the “Department”) proposes the repeal of Rule Chapters 290-1-3, 290-1-7, 290-4-1, 290-4-2, 290-4-3, 290-4-5, 290-4-6, 290-4-7, 290-4-8, 290-4-9, 290-4-10, 290-4-12, 290-4-13, 290-5-5, 290-5-12, 290-5-22, 290-5-27, 290-5-32, 290-5-37, 290-5-41, 290-5-44, 290-5-46, and 290-9-37 of the Rules of the Department of Human Services. The Department will be accepting written comments regarding the proposed repeal from October 6, 2020, through November 5, 2020.

Oct
28

Facebook Live | Light Up the Holidays

An unintended consequence of the COVID-19 measures to keep people safe is increased feelings of loneliness and isolation, especially for those living in care facilities.

The goal of Light Up the Holidays is for our guardianship clients to feel they are not forgotten. Hundreds of clients are at risk of not having a gift for the holidays.