Resources for Dekalb County

Training

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.

DFCS Office

County Director – Kwesi Booker
178 Sams Street Decatur, Georgia 30030-4134
Direct Office Number (404) 370-5076

Support

DeKalb County CASA Program (Court Appointed Special Advocates)
Linda Banks, Executive Director
P.O. Box 768 Avondale Estates, GA, 30002
Phone: 404-378-0038 Fax: 404-373-2407
dekalbcasa@dekalbcasa.org

Adoptive and Foster Parent Association of Dekalb
178 Sams St. Decatur, GA 30030
Phone: 404-370-6340 Emergency After Hours: 404-989-3062

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

Daycare

Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning, Druid Point
2751 Buford Highway, Suite 500 Atlanta, GA 30324
Phone: (404) 479-4233 Toll Free 1-877-722-2445 Fax (404) 479-4166
Pam Runkle, pam.runkle@qualitycareforchildren.org

A Brighter Day Early Learning Academy
6267 Memorial Drive, Suite LL, Stone Mountain, GA 30083
Phone: (770) 469-9096

A Child’s Campus
2780 Flat Shoals Road, Decatur, GA 30034
Phone: (404) 241-1321

All Star Kids Academy
4518 Covington Hwy., Decatur, GA 30035
Phone: (404) 284-2327

Healthcare

DeKalb County Health Dept.
445 Winn Way Decatur Ga 30030
Phone: (404) 294-3700

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

Babies Can’t Wait
440 Winn Way P.O. Box 987 Decatur, Ga 30030
Phone: (404) 294-3722 Fax: (404) 294-6316 Referral: (404) 508-7981
Ellie Gonsalves, ellie.gonsalves@dph.ga.gov

Children 1st
440 Winn Way P.O. Box 987 Decatur, Ga 30030
Phone:(404) 294-3814 Fax:(404) 294-6316
Aletha Dixon, Aletha.Dixon@dph.ga.gov

Children’s Medical Services
440 Winn Way P.O. Box 987 Decatur, Ga 30030
Phone:(404) 508-7762 Fax:(404) 294-6316
Patrice Cannon, Patrice.Cannon@dph.ga.gov

Drug Testing/Lab Work

Any Lab Test Now – www.anylabtestnow.com – please request a 12-panel drug screen. $69
2062 N Decatur Rd, Decatur, GA 30033
Phone: (678) 990-8527

LabCorp – www.labcorp.com – please request a 10-panel drug screen. An order from your doctor is required.
2712 N Decatur RD Decatur, GA 30033
Phone: 404-294-7632 Fax: 404-298-9713

Concentra – www.concentra.com – Please request a 10-panel drug screen. $58
688 Spring Street NW Atlanta, GA 30308
Phone: 404.881.1155 Fax: 404.881.9875

Testing/Inspections

Dekalb County Environmental Health (Water and Septic Inspection)
445 Winn Way Suite 320 Decatur, GA 30030
Phone: 404-508-7900

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
445 Winn Way,
Decatur, GA 30030
Phone: (404) 294-3700