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State of Georgia

Division of Family & Children Services (DFCS)

ADOPTIONS:
Phone:          1-404-657-3550

ADOPTIONS RECORDS SEARCH: 
Phone:          1-404-657-3555

CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES CLEARANCES:

FAX:               1-404-657-4483

E-MAIL:         customer_services_dfcs@dhr.state.ga.us (underscore between customer and services and services and dfcs).  Please add “CPS HISTORY” in the subject line.

MANAGER:     Brooke Shaddix 1-770-696-4710


CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES REPORTS:

24/7 Hotline: 1-855-422-4453
FAX:             1-229-317-9663
E-MAIL:       cpsintake@dhr.state.ga.us
 

DFCS DIRECTOR’S COMMUNICATION GROUP, OFFICE OF CONSTITUENT SERVICES:

To make a constituent inquiry, you can contact us in one of the following ways:

Phone: 1-404-657-3433

Online Contact Form:

Child Welfare Online Contact Form – click this link to fill out our online contact form for issues related to Adoptions, Child Protective Services, Foster Care or any other Child Welfare issue.

Family Independence Online Contact Form - click this link to fill out our online contact form for issues related to Childcare, COMPASS, Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) Card, Energy Assistance, Food Stamps/SNAP, Medicaid or Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF).
 

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES:
Click here for current job postings - DHS Jobs
 

FOOD STAMPS, MEDICAID, TANF, and CHILDCARE QUESTIONS:
Phone:          1-877-423-4746 (Agents available 8a-5p, Automated Self-Service available 24/7)

FOSTER/ADOPTIVE PARENT INQUIRIES:
Phone:          1-877-210-KIDS (5437)

FOSTER CARE PLACEMENT
Phone:          1-404-651-9361
Fax:             1-404-657-4483

OUT OF STATE PLACEMENT (ICPC) – if the child’s last name begins with:
A-D:            1-404-657-8961
E-H:            1-404-657-0673
I-L:              1-404-463-7256
M-P:            1-404-463-0911              
Q-T:            1-404-463-2216
U-Z:            1-404-463-7021