DFCS opens Low-Income Energy Assistance Program November 2

Release: The Low‐Income Home Energy Assistance Program opens Nov. 2 ATLANTA — The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), administered by the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS), will be available Nov. 2,…

DFCS recertification program resumes

Release: DFCS resumes processing program recertifications SEPTEMBER 28, 2020 ATLANTA, GA – Program recertification periods for Division of Family & Children Services (DFCS)  constituents, that were previously suspended due to COVID-19, have now resumed. The Supplemental…

DFCS invites community to celebrate Kinship Care Month

Release: Georgia DFCS Virtually Celebrates Kinship Care Month this September ATLANTA— Across Georgia, 34% of children in care are in a kinship arrangement. A kinship arrangement consists of relatives and close family friends caring for…

GDOE and DFCS partner to provide students new…

Release: Partner agencies provide pandemic assistance for 1.1M Georgia students ATLANTA, GA.  –  The Georgia Division of Family & Children Services (DFCS) partnered with the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) to provide food benefits to families with…