Oconee County Social Services for Families

A Child Abuse Office is an office run by the state, county, or local government that is charged with protecting children from abuse and neglect. Child Abuse Offices investigate reports of suspected child abuse or neglect and provide services to prevent child abuse and domestic violence. Child Abuse Offices may also coordinate with local school districts to provide training, support, and assistance in reporting and preventing child abuse.

Oconee County Child Abuse 48 Greensboro Highway Watkinsville GA 30677 706-310-2260

Prevent Child Abuse Athens 1551 Jennings Mill Road Watkinsville GA 30677 706-546-9713

Child, Family, and Youth Services are services offered by state, county, and local governments that assist children, youth, and families. These services can include efforts to end youth homelessness, programs to prevent adolescent pregnancy, and services to prevent violence against children. Child, Family, and Youth Services Offices also offer early childhood services, including childcare support, family nutrition programs, and support for children with developmental delays. In some locations, Child, Family, and Youth Services Offices also manage foster care and adoption services.

Oconee County Youth Service 1641 New High Shoals Road Watkinsville GA 30677 706-769-5043