Resources for Douglas County

Douglas County Resource Directory (2013)
http://www.cobbanddouglaspublichealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Douglas_County_Family_Service_Resource_Guide_June.pdf

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 – Kay J. Wimpy
8473 Duralee Lane Suite 100 Douglasville, GA 30134
Direct Office Number (770) 489-3000

Support

Children’s Voice: CASA, Inc. (Court Appointed Special Advocates)
Katy Hilbert, Executive Director
8700 Hospital Drive, 3rd Floor Douglasville, GA, 30134
Phone: 770-577-7228 Fax: 770-920-7555
casa@co.douglas.ga.us

Douglas County Adoptive/Foster Parent Association
P.O. Box 151 Douglasville, GA 30133
Phone: 770-947-9835 Cell: 404-242-5440

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

Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning
913 N. Tennessee Street, Suite 202 Cartersville, GA 30120

Gloria Calhoun
(770) 387-0828 Toll Free 1-800-308-1825 Fax (678) 721-6676
gloria.calhoun@qualitycareforchildren.org

La Petite Academy – Lee
1806 Lee Rd., Lithia Springs, GA 30122
Phone: (770) 732-8827

Ninth District Douglas Head Start
3833 Longview Drive, Douglasville, GA 30135
Phone: (770) 949-3717

Sunbrook Academy at Mirror Lake
1995 Mirror Lake Blvd., Villa Rica, GA 30180
Phone: (770) 459-0071

Healthcare

Douglas County Health Dept.
6770 Selman Dr, Douglasville, GA 30134
Phone: (770) 949-1970

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Babies Can’t Wait
1738 County Services Parkway Bldg B Marietta, Ga 30008
Phone: 770-319-4717 Fax: 770-514-2803 Referral: 770-514-2759
Yvette James, Yvette.James@dph.ga.gov

Children 1st
1650 County Services Pkwy Bldg B Marietta, Ga 30008
Phone:(770) 514-2404 Fax:(678) 354-0751
Beverly Shatteen, beverly.shatteen@dph.ga.gov

Children’s Medical Services
1738 County Services Parkway Marietta, Ga 30008
Phone:(770) 319-4719 Fax:(770) 432-1774
Kathy Carter, KathyCarter@dph.ga.gov

Testing/Inspections

Douglas County UGA Extension (Water inspections)
6279 Fairburn Rd. Douglasville, GA 30134
Phone: 770-920-7224
uge2097@uga.edu

Seabrook Septic Tank Services (Septic Inspections)
1576 W Highpoint Dr, Douglasville, GA 30134
Phone: (770) 942-0188

Drug Testing/Lab Work

Any Lab Test Now – www.anylabtestnow.com – please request a 12-panel drug screen. $69
3875 Austell Rd., Suite 202 Austell, GA 30106
Phone:678-483-0606 Fax:678-483-0607

LabCorp – www.labcorp.com – please request a 10-panel drug screen. An order from your doctor is required.
690 Dallas HWY Suite 210 Villa Rica, GA 30180
Phone: 770-456-0242 Fax: 770-456-0819

Concentra – www.concentra.com – Please request a 10-panel drug screen. $58
5670 Fulton Industrial Blvd. Atlanta, GA 30336
Phone: 404.344.3930 Fax: 404.344.8265

 

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
6770 Selman Dr, Douglasville, GA 30134
Phone: (770) 949-1970