Whitfield County DFCS Office

Dalton, GA - 30720

Whitfield County DFCS Office Contact Info

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1142 N Thornton Ave
Dalton, GA - 30720


  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday closed
  • Sunday closed


(706) 272-2331

Frequently Asked Questions

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Yes Answered Jun 16, 2021

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Information on Services

Areas Served: Region 1: Cohutta, Dalton, Tunnel Hill, Varnell

The Georgia Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) 

Investigates reports of child abuse

Finds foster and adoptive homes for abused or neglected children  

Helps out-of-work parents get back on their feet

Provides multiple support services and programs to help families in need

Issues: SNAP, Medicaid, TANF and child care assistance to low-income families


2021-07-18 21:31:02

They gave me a 15 month plan and terminated my rights 8 months early and then put my daughter up for adoption.

2019-11-19 15:57:12

I applied for food stamps on line. I haven’t heard from anyone about them.

2019-08-06 13:38:49

I'm really needing to get in touch with someone ASAP about my Medicaid and food stamp case. I cannot get an answer when I call. It's extremely important!!

2019-08-02 10:38:35

I called many of times about my grandchildren in defacs custody. They keep telling me a supervisor will call back and never does.when my daughter had her kids,drags denied her help and she was a single mom.they also tell you lies and are abusing my daughter .drags is evil and use evil tactics to get what they want and to control.remember God is watching.

2019-07-13 10:02:33

I have been searching most of the morning for help. I never received my food stamp benefits. I hope your office can help me. Your help in this matter is very much appreciated.

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