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Georgia

1. State CHIP Program
PeachCare for Kids

P.O. Box 2583
Atlanta, GA 30301-2583
(877) 427-3224

2. Early Intervention

Programs for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities: Ages Birth through 2
Stephanie Moss, Program Manager
Babies Can't Wait Program
Division of Public Health
Department of Human Resources
2 Peachtree Street, 11.217
Atlanta, GA 30303-3186
(404) 657-2726; (888) 651-8224
Web & E-mail

Programs for Infants and Young Children: Ages Birth through 5
Bright from the Start
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning
10 Park Place South
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 656-5957
Web

Programs for Children with Disabilities: Ages 3 through 6
Jan Stevenson, Consultant
Young Children Special Education
Division for Exceptional Students
Georgia Department of Education
1870 Twin Towers East
Atlanta, GA 30334-5060
(404) 657-9965
Web & E-mail 

3. Education Support

State Coordinator for NCLB (No Child Left Behind)
Clara J. Keith, Director for Title 1
Georgia Department of Education
1854 Twin Towers East
Atlanta, GA 30334
(404) 656-4028
Web & E-mail
 
State Department of Education: Special Education
Nancy O'Hara, Associate Director
Division for Exceptional Students
Georgia Department of Education
1870 Twin Towers East
Atlanta, GA 30334-9048
(404) 656-3963
Web

4. Vocational Rehabilitation

State Vocational Rehabilitation Agency
Jan Cribbs, State VR Coordinator for Transition and Mental Health Services
Vocational Rehabilitation Program
Georgia Department of Labor
1700 Century Circle, Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30345-3020
(404) 235-0156
Web & E-mail

5. Developmental Disabilities

Councils on Developmental Disabilities
Eric Jacobson, Executive Director
Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities
2 Peachtree Street, N.W., 8.210
Atlanta, GA 30303-3142
(404) 657-2126; (888) 275-4233
Web & E-mail

6. Mental Health Agency

State Mental Health Representative for Children and Youth
Dawne Morgan, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Program Chief
Division of Mental Health/Developmental Disabilities and Addictive Diseases
Department of Human Resources
2 Peachtree Street, N.W., 23.403
Atlanta, GA 30303-3171
(404) 657-2157
Web & E-mail

7. Referral Centers

University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Zolinda Stoneman, Director
Institute on Human Development and Disability
Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research, and Service
The University of Georgia
850 College Station Road
Athens, GA 30602-4806
(706) 542-3457
Web

8. Links

Protection and Advocacy Agency
Ruby Moore, Executive Director
Georgia Advocacy Office, Inc.
150 E. Ponce de Leon Avenue, Suite 430
Decatur, GA 30030
(404) 885-1234 (V/TTY); (800) 537-2329 (in GA only)
Web & E-mail

Programs for Children with Special Health Care Needs
Helen Dulock, Acting Teamleader
Office of Children with Special Needs
Department of Human Resources
Department of Public Health, Family Health Branch
2 Peachtree Street, N.W., 11-227
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 657-4857; (888) 651-8224
Web

NICHCY

Updated: August, 2007
A publication of the National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities

 
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