Savannah GA 31405
American Cancer Society
Living Independence for Everyone (LIFE), Inc. is a Center for Independent Living (CIL). The primary goal of LIFE is to give the right tools to individuals with disabilities so they can become as independent and as fully involved in their community as they want to be.
Variety of services to Georgia families impacted by disabilities or special healthcare needs: -Parent Training Information Center (PTI) -Health Information Center (F2F) -Babies Can't-Wait Central Directory -Parent to Parent USA State Affiliate -Region 3 Parent Technical Assistance Ctr
Glennville GA 31427
Early Childhood & Family Support, Workforce & Career Services, and Housing & Financial Empowerment.
Jesup GA 31545
Education, Speech and Language Therapy, Pre-school intervention, Nutrition, Disability Services, Health, Mental Health, Social Services
Children must be 3-5 years old on or before September 1 of the current Head Start enrollment year. Pre-K children must be 4 years old by September 1 of the program year. Also, children with disabilities and requiring an IEP, IFSP, or being served through Babies Can't Wait may be served. We also serve homeless families and/or battered women with eligible children
Jesup GA 31545
Mon, Tues, Thu: 10am - 8pm
Wed, Fri: 10am - 6pm
Sat: 10am - 2pm
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.
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.