Mission, Vision, & Core Values

DHS Mission

Strengthen Georgia by providing individuals and families access to services that promote self-sufficiency, independence, and protect Georgia's vulnerable children and adults.


Stronger Families for a Stronger Georgia

Core Values

  • Provide access to resources that offer support and empower Georgians and their families
  • Deliver services professionally and treat all clients with dignity and respect
  • Manage business operations effectively and efficiently by aligning resources across the agency
  • Promote accountability, transparency, and quality in all services we deliver and programs we administer
  • Develop our employees at all levels of the agency