Altamaha/ New Sunbury Baptist Association

Agency Website Address
Agency Phone Number
Agency Address
230 W Bay Street
Jesup GA 31545
Service Hours
9AM-2PM Sunday
Monday through Thursday
Services Description

Resource Center for Southern Baptist Churches

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Website Address
Agency Phone Number
Agency Fax
Agency Address
205 E. Cherry St.
Jesup GA 31546
Service Hours
8AM-5PM Mon-Fri
Services Description

Christian counseling and some refererals to specialized services.

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Phone Number
Agency Fax
Agency Address
1220 S. First St.
Jesup GA 31545
Service Hours
8 AM 5 PM Mon - Fri Monday Friday
Services Description

NOTICE
This Division of Family & Children Services is open and operating; however, DFCS is temporarily reducing in-person operations to prevent the spread of COVID-19. As a result, we encourage you to use self-service options during this time.

General Information:
Call 1-877-423-4746
Visit dfcs.ga.gov

Apply for Food Stamp and Medicaid benefits at gateway.ga.gov (verification documents and case status info for all benefits [food stamps, Medicaid and TANF] is also available here)

Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT):
https://www.connectebt.com/gaebtclient/
888-421-3281 for updates

Child Welfare
If you have questions about an existing child welfare case, call your case manager or their supervisor for support.

To report suspected child abuse or neglect, call DFCS Child Protective Services (24 hours a day, 7 days a week) at 1.855.GACHILD
(1.855.422.4453)

 

 

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Name
Service Hours
Wednesday
Services Description

Support for our schools, public safety, first responders, child abuse prevention, county non-profits
Special Services/Hours: Weekly meetings at 12 noon each Wednesday at Sybil's Family Restaurant in Jesup.

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Phone Number
Service Hours
24 Hours
Services Description

The Magnolia House provides services to victims of domestic violence who do not know where to turn, or have no place to go for assistance. Domestic violence crosses all social, economical and cultural boundaries. - 24-Hour Crisis Line- Safe, Confidential Shelter- Emotional Support- Children Services and Advocacy- Legal Advocacy- Referrals to Community Partners- Temporary Assistance for Needy Families- (TANF)- Personal Advocacy- Transportation

Counties You Serve
Ware, Wayne, Brantley
Safe Harbor Children’s Advocacy Center & Rape Crisis Center
Agency Website Address
Agency Phone Number
Agency Address
168 E. Pine St.
Jesup GA 31546
Service Hours
8:00 am 5:00 pm Mon - Fri
Services Description

Safe Harbor Children’s Advocacy Centers are safe, child-focused environments for children who disclose sexual assault, physical abuse, neglect, or have observed violence and/or abuse of another person. To reduce the trauma of victims and their families, the centers utilize a multidisciplinary team approach for the identification, investigation, prosecution, treatment, and prevention of child abuse.

The Connie Smith Rape Crisis Centers provide valuable services to support the physical and emotional healing of sexual assault victims and their families. With locations in Glynn, Appling, Camden, and Wayne Counties, center services include forensic medical examinations, follow-up medical services, a 24-hour crisis line, crisis intervention, advocacy services, and therapeutic counseling.

Counties You Serve
Wayne, Appling, Jeff Davis, Glynn, Camden
Agency Phone Number
Agency Address
145 North Brunswick St.
Jesup GA 31546
Service Hours
24 hours
Services Description

Victims of many types of crimes have rights and responsibilities under a Georgia law (O.C.G.A. 17-17-1) called the Victim’s Bill of Rights. The purpose of the Victim-Witness Assistance Program is to educate and assist victims of such crimes.

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Wayne Behavioral Health Services
Agency Phone Number
Agency Address
1245 S. 1st Street
Jesup GA 31545
Service Hours
9a 5p Mon - Fri
Services Description

The Oaks
Its Substance Abuse for Adolescent ages 10 through 17

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Website Address
Agency Phone Number
Agency Fax
Agency Address
[undisclosed] Jesup, GA
Service Hours
24 Hours Mon - Sun Monday Sunday
Services Description

12 bed emergency shelter open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to serve victims of domestic violence and their children. A 24 hour hotline.

Fair Haven is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year with trained staff. Crisis Line can be called at any hour on any day. Outreach Services (those services for individuals/ families not living in the shelter but needing domestic violence services) takes place Monday- Friday 8 AM to 5 PM in Wayne, Appling, and Jeff Davis counties.

Program is for women who are victims of domestic violence and their children 17 years of age or younger. Male victims are housed off-site and receive the same service and individualized case management.

Counties You Serve
Wayne, Appling, Jeff Davis
STOPit
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Agency Website Address
Services Description

Download the STOPit mobile app to anonymously report concerns in Wayne County such as Mental Health concerns, Substance Use concerns, Drug Tips, Neglect/Abuse Tips, or Animal Control concerns. The Report feature can be used to anonymously submit an incident report consisting of an image, video, and/or text to contacts who can respond to the incident and get help to the person(s) in need. The STOPit mobile app also allows for anonymous two-way communication between citizens and professionals with STOPit Messenger. Visit our page HERE to read more!

Counties You Serve
Wayne