Senior Services and Child Services

Services Provided

Administers programs provided by the state Division of Aging services, which helps older Georgians stay in their homes and communities. Handles the Elderly and Disabled Waiver Program. Supports family members and caregivers.

Phone Number
912-367-3648
Address
331 West Parker St.
Baxley, GA 31513
Counties We Serve
Appling, Candler, Evans, Tattnall, Toombs, Wayne
Services Provided

School district

Phone Number
912-367-8600
Address
249 Blackshear Highway
Baxley, GA 31513
Counties We Serve
Appling
Short Business Description
Focuses on pregnant women, infants, and toddlers up to age 3 as well as parents. It aids in the transition into Head Start or another pre-K program. It promotes healthy prenatal outcomes, enhance development of very young children and healthy family functioning.
Qualifications to Receive Services
Services are free based on family size and income eligibility.
Services Provided

Services encompass the full range of a family's needs from pregnancy through a child's third birthday. Child care, nutrition education, parenting education, disability screening and navigating the system.

Phone Number
912-367-5371
Address
22 Jr. High Drive
Baxley, GA 31513
Counties We Serve
Appling
Short Business Description
Working with community partners to help ensure that all children are healthy, ready for and successful in school. Our goals is to help families become stable, self-sufficient, and productive.
Services Provided

A center that has a list of resources and contacts. These resources cover a wide range of local businesses and resources for individuals and families in the community.

Phone Number
912-705-9448
Address
34 Walnut St.

Baxley, GA
Baxley, GA 31515-0425
Counties We Serve
Appling
Short Business Description
Head Start increases the school readiness, and assists in the mental, social and emotional development of children 3-4 years old in low-income families. Also has a Pre-K program for children from 4-5 years old.
Qualifications to Receive Services
Services are free based on family size and income eligibility.
Services Provided

Children and their families receive child care, health, nutrition, social, and other services. Provides individualized early learning opportunities, including social skills and emotional well-being. Language and literacy learning; health, nutrition, dental, and mental health services; family goal planning and early intervention services for children with disabilities are also provided.

Phone Number
912-367-5371
Address
22 Jr. High Drive
Baxley, GA 31513
Counties We Serve
Appling
Short Business Description
Provides meals, nutrition counseling, activities, risk screenings, field trips, etc.
Services Provided

Meals, nutrition counseling, activities and screenings.

Phone Number
912-367-5371
Address
22 Junior High Drive, Suite B
Baxley, GA 31513
Counties We Serve
Appling
Short Business Description
We help seniors, persons with disabilities, and family caregivers in coastal Georgia access information and services to promote physical health, mental well-being, and options that ensure personal dignity and individual choice.
Qualifications to Receive Services
For more information, call Program Manager Peggy Luukkonen at 912-437-0861 or 912-580-6818
Services Provided

Helping seniors, people with disabilities and family caregivers with information, home care, respite care, transportation, meals (congregate and home delivered and more.

Phone Number
912-514-1593
Address
1181 Coastal Drive SW
Darien, GA 31305
Counties We Serve
Bryan, Bulloch, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long, McIntosh, Wayne
Short Business Description
This is the local decision-making body that focuses on the serious challenges facing children and families. It brings together community partners to develop, implement, and evaluate plans to prevent child abuse, reduce high school dropout rates and ensure our residents have healthy and productive lives.
Services Provided

For a resource list: http://bacon.gafcp.org/resources/

Phone Number
912-632-0056
Address
114 Retriever Road

Alma, GA 31510
Counties We Serve
Bacon
Short Business Description
Head Start increases the school readiness, and assists in the mental, social and emotional development of children 3-4 years old in low-income families. Also has a Pre-K program for children from 4-5 years old.
Qualifications to Receive Services
Services are free based on family size and income eligibility.
Services Provided

Children and their families receive child care, health, nutrition, social, and other services. Provides individualized early learning opportunities, including social skills and emotional well-being. Language and literacy learning; health, nutrition, dental, and mental health services; family goal planning and early intervention services for children with disabilities are also provided.

Phone Number
912-632-0284
Address
406 South Bead Street
Alma, GA 31510
Counties We Serve
Bacon
Short Business Description
Head Start increases the school readiness, and assists in the mental, social and emotional development of children 3-4 years old in low-income families. Also has a Pre-K program for children from 4-5 years old.

Qualifications to Receive Services
Services are free based on family size and income eligibility.
Services Provided

Children and their families receive child care, health, nutrition, social, and other services. Provides individualized early learning opportunities, including social skills and emotional well-being. Language and literacy learning; health, nutrition, dental, and mental health services; family goal planning and early intervention services for children with disabilities are also provided.

Phone Number
912-632-0774
Address
101 Mullis Drive
Alma, GA 31510
Counties We Serve
Bacon