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DFCS Region 01

Family and Children Services Dept

54 Kiker St, East Ellijay, GA, 30540

Distance: 722 Miles

(706) 635-2361


Service Details

Service Description

The Division of Family & Children Services (DFCS) is responsible for welfare, protecting children, foster care, employment support and other family support. Services include Adoption, Afterschool Services, Child Abuse & Neglect, Food Stamps, Emergency Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Foster Care, Medicaid, Refugee Resettlement, Subsidized Child Care, Education & Training, TeenWork and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF).


  • Payment Type
    • Free Service 


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Application Instructions

Some services may need application forms


Free Services

Business Hours

MON to FRI; 8 AM to 5 PM

Area Served

Catoosa, Cherokee, Chattooga, Dade. Fannin, Gilmer, Gordon, Murray, Pickens, Walker and Whitfield Counties


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (706) 635-2361
Report Suspected Child Abuse (855) 422-4453
Fax-for Food Stamp, Medicaid, TANF or Child Care V (770) 342-7049

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Other Services

This provider does not offer other services at this location.

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