Resources for Bartow County

Bartow County Resource Directory (2015-2016)
http://bartow.gafcp.org/files/2015-2016-Resource-Directory.pdf

DFCS Office
47 Brook Drive Cartersville, Georgia 30120-0818
Direct Office Number (770) 387-3900

Training

Bartow Co. Adoptive & Foster Parent Association, Inc
Bridget Ash, President, 770-655-5327, bartowafpag@yahoo.com
Cathy Roberson, Vice President, 770-608-5514

FaithBridge Foster Care: http://www.faithbridgefostercare.org/training/foster-parent-training/

If you have a pool, lake, pond, creek, river, or other body of water on your property, a water safety certification course must be completed annually. Online certification courses can be found at www.onlinewatersafetycourse.com or www.homepoolessentials.org or www.icceonline.com/page/page/1572627.htm.

Support

Bartow County CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates)
Ava Lipscomb, Program Director
P.O. Box 446, Cartersville, GA, 30120
770-386-1060 FAX 770-386-0985

Hope 4 Tomorrow Mentoring Program (through Foster Care Support Foundation) (Serves all counties)
http://www.fostercares.org/mentoring
Jordan Rayburn, Hope 4 Tomorrow Mentoring Coordinator
Cell: 770-317-3749, mentor@fostercares.org

Daycare

Bartow Head Start
15 Felton Place, Cartersville, GA 30120
770-382-5421

Brightview Academy
11 Hamilton Blvd, Cartersville, GA 30120
770-386-0105

Cartersville Child Care, Inc
325 Old Mill Road, Cartersville, GA 30120
770-387-0649

Healthcare

Bartow County Health Department
100 Zena Drive SE, Cartersville, GA 30121-2482
Phone: (770) 382-1920, Fax: (770) 387-3999

Find which Amerigroup providers are in your area by clicking this link: https://providers.amerigroup.com/pages/providerdirectory.aspx

Babies Can’t Wait
1309 Redmond Rd, Nw, Rome, Ga 30165
Phone: (706) 802-5076, Fax: (706) 802-5071, Referral: (706) 802-5072
Scottie Worthington, Scottie.Worthington@dph.ga.gov

Children 1st
1309 Redmond Rd, Rome, Ga 30165
Phone:(706) 802-5387, Fax:(706) 802-5309
Kassandra Pichardo, kassandra.pichardo@dph.ga.gov

Children’s Medical Services
1309 Redmond Rd, Nw, Rome, Ga 30165
Phone:(706) 802-5626, Fax:(706) 802-5309
Stacy Henderson Stacy.Henderson@dph.ga.gov

Inspections

City of Cartersville Water Department Lab (Water Inspection)
102 Walnut Grove Road, Cartersville, GA 30120
(770) 387-568

Bartow County Environmental Health Department (Septic Inspections)
Chris Chester, Environmental County Manager
100 Zena Drive SE, Cartersville, GA 30120
Phone: (770)-387-2614 Fax: (770) 383-7435

Drug Testing/Lab Work

Any Lab Test Now – www.anylabtestnow.com – please request a 12-panel drug screen. $69
Town Center Store Location
440 Ernest W Barrett Pkwy. NW, Suite 23, Kennesaw, GA 30144
Phone:770-919-9144, Fax:770-919-9145

LabCorp – www.labcorp.com – please request a 10-panel drug screen. An order from your doctor is required.
1426 Towne Lake Pkwy 103, Woodstock, GA 30189
Phone: 678-445-1732 Fax: 678-445-1427

Concentra – www.concentra.com – Please request a 10-panel drug screen. $58
220 Cobb Parkway North Ste. 400, Marietta, GA 30062
Phone: 770.424.7125 Fax: 770.424.7127

Supplies

Foster Care Support Foundation – Distribution Center (Serves all counties)
115 Mansell Place, Roswell, GA 30076
Phone: 770-641-9591
Request an application and appointment by emailing appt@fostercares.org

WIC
100 Zena Drive SE
Cartersville, GA 30121-2482
Phone: (770) 382-1920 Fax: (770) 387-3999
Online Intake Form: https://gaprereg.statewic.net