DFCS

Department of Family and Children's Services Independent Living Program

Contact Information
 
Executive Director: Millicent Houston
 
Phone: 404-657-3482, Fax: 404-657-3415
 
2 Peachtree Street, 18th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
Services    ILP services are available for those young adults between 18 and 25 who are aging out of foster care but continue to need basic support. Services are purchased, contracted, and/or directly provided by 19 ILP Coordinators.
Area ServedStatewide
Alternate Locations 

Programs

  • Education
  • Vocational/employment preparation
  • Life skills training
  • Health education
  • Housing/transitional living program
Ages
Young adults ages 18 to 21 may qualify for housing
Young adults ages 21 to 25 may qualify for basic support
Fees    
Free, but savings required
CommentsMust have been in DFCS custody to qualify for services. Services available for DFCS clients only.