Housing & Utilities

Action Pact
Agency Name
Agency Website Address
Agency Phone Number
Agency Fax
Agency Address
409 S. Third Street
Jesup GA 31545
Service Hours
8AM-2:30PM Mon-Fri
Services Description

Transform families and communities by providing opportunities and services that promote economic support and social independence. Senior Nutrition Program provides meals and social activities to the elderly. Weatherization Program provides free energy related repairs to eligible households to make them more energy efficient.

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Address
4849 Paulsen St , Suite 102
Savannah GA 31405
Service Hours
8:30am-5:00pm Mon - Fri
Services Description

American Cancer Society

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Name
Agency Phone Number
Agency Address
207 Rose Dr.
Brunswick GA 31520
Service Hours
9AM-5PM Mon-Fri
Services Description

N/A

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Website Address
Agency Phone Number
Agency Fax
Agency Address
1326 Antioch Church Road
Homerville GA 31634
Service Hours
8AM-4PM Mon-Fri
Services Description

A self-help 12 step program of recovery from alcohol/drug addiction. We provide food, shelter, and arrange medical and dental care through other agencies. Offer an opportunity to receive a GED and coordinate appearance in an effort to obtain employment. (The facility is located approx. 45 minutes from Jesup,Ga.)

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Name
Agency Website Address
Agency Phone Number
Agency Fax
Agency Address
217 S. Church St.
Odum GA 31555
Service Hours
8AM-5PM Mon-Fri
Services Description

Water, sewer, garbage pick-up

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Name
Agency Phone Number
Agency Fax
Agency Address
103 W J.L. Tyre Street
Screven GA 31560
Service Hours
9AM-5PM Monday,Tuesday,Thursday,Friday
Services Description

Water, Sewage, Business licenses, and Garbage collection

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
Fair Haven Community Resource Center
Agency Website Address
Agency Phone Number
Social Media: Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/Fairhaven5889999
Agency Fax
Agency Address
261 S. Brunswick Street
Service Hours
M-F 8:00AM-5:00PM
Services Description

Fair Haven's Outreach & Education Program target's domestic violence victims in Wayne, Appling and Jeff-Davis Counties who do not need emergency shelter, but are living with or in domestic violence. The Outreach Program collaborates with other community agencies to obtain the most effective resources to assist the family live a life free from the fear of violence. This program is designed for families to gain knowledge and resources to become a strong and stable family, to assist children's emotional and educational needs while being led by confident and capable parent(s). Monthly support groups are offered as well.

Counties You Serve
Wayne, Appling, & Jeff-Davis
Georgia Dept. of Community Affairs-Rental & Utility Assistance
Agency Phone Number
Agency Address
960-A S. City Blvd.
Waycross GA 31501
Service Hours
8 AM 5 PM Mon - Fri Monday Friday
Services Description

Provide rental assistance to low-income families to help them afford suitable housing. Eligibility is based on income and the number in your household. CLICK FOR FLYER


Call 888.827.RENT

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Jesup Housing Authority
Agency Website Address
Agency Phone Number
Agency Fax
Agency Address
327 Bay Acres Rd
Jesup GA 31545
Service Hours
9:00 am- 05:00 pm
Services Description

Welcome to the website of the Jesup Housing Authority. The Jesup Housing Authority operates a total of 214 public housing units in developments located in Wayne County. These provide housing for approximately 470 citizens of Jesup. We take pride at the Jesup Housing Authority in meeting the needs of our residents. We are here to serve our community, and to make it a better place to live.

Counties You Serve
Wayne

RESOURCE DIRECTORY CRITERIA

Health and human service programs offered by State, county or municipal governments which have offices in or serve residents of Wayne County.

Organizations that serve Wayne County. Agencies outside of the Wayne County area that meet a need for residents in Wayne County, that is not met by a non-profit or public agency within said area.

For profit agencies that provide a service not met by public or non-profit agencies. For profit agencies offering low-cost goods that are not readily available through community non-profit agencies. For profit agencies that offer free or low cost services to the community.

  • Advocacy groups related to health and human service issues.
  • Civic and business associations.
  • Professional organizations that provide a public service.
  • Private schools for special needs.
  • Professional and regulatory boards.
  • Information and referral services.
  • Non-profit nursing homes.
  • Community groups.
  • Chambers of Commerce.
  • Licensed childcare facilities.
  • Self-help support groups.
  • Social or fraternal organizations that serve non-members.
  • Administrative offices of public schools in Wayne County

Not Eligible to be Included:

Agencies that violate federal, state or local laws or regulations, Agencies promoting or permitting racism or bigotry,

Agencies that provide services based out of the provider’s home unless licensed to do so,

Organizations (churches, social clubs, etc.) to the extent that they offer a service only to their members, Commercial businesses not described above.