The following provides additional information and services in Lumpkin County and beyond. Lumpkin County Library is not responsible for content displayed on external websites.

Community

 

Education

 

Family

 

NOA
Government

 

GMRC

Emergency

Call 911 for Emergency, Police, Fire, or Ambulance

American Red Cross
– (24 Hour): 1-800-733-2767
– Dawsonville: 706-265-4050
– NE Georgia Chapter (Gainesville): 770-532-8453

Emergency Management
– 706-864-9183/9180

Lumpkin County Fire Department/EMS
– Report fire: 706-864-3633
– Business office: 706-864-3030

Poison Control Center
– 404-616-9000

Sheriff’s Department
– 706-864-0414/0412
– evening:  706-864-3633

Basic Needs, Housing, Utilities

United Way
2-1-1 or 770-536-1121

Community Helping Place
– Food Pantry: 706-864-8828
– Thrift Store: 706-867-1885
– Utilities Assistance: 706-867-9621

Food Stamps (DFCS)
– 706-864-1980

Ninth District Opportunity
– 706-864-4637

Dahlonega Housing Authority
– 706-864-3758

Habitat for Humanity
– 706-864-7584

Counseling & Support Programs

Adolescent Subs. Abuse Treatment (ASAT) Program
– 800-525-8751 or 706-864-6822

Alcoholics Anonymous Georgia
– 404-525-3175

Avita Community Partners
– 706-864-6822
– 24 Hour 800-347-5827

Help.org

Criminal Justice/Legal Services

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate)
– 706-864-0300

Clerk of Courts
– 706-864-3736

District Attorney
– 706-864-6754

Georgia Legal Services
– 800-745-5717

Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice
– 770-535-5495

Lumpkin County Courthouse
– 706-864-3742

Victim Assistance Program
– 706-864-6754

Education

Adult Learning Center (GED, English as a Second Language)
– 706-867-2862

Continuing Education, NGCSU
– 706-864-1918

Lumpkin County Literacy Coalition
– 706-867-9607

Lumpkin County Head Start/Pre-K
– 706-864-3456

Lumpkin County Schools: 706-864-3611
Lumpkin County High School: 706-864-6186
Lumpkin County Middle School: 706-864-6189
Blackburn Elementary: 706-864-8180
Long Branch Elementary: 706-864-5361
Lumpkin County Elementary: 706-864-3254

Mountain Education Center High School (MEC)
– 706-864-0229

North Georgia College & State University
– 706-864-1400

Medical Support/Health Care

Health Department
– 706-867-2727

Chestatee Regional Hospital
– 706-864-6136

Appalachian Nurse Practitioner Clinic (ANPC) (for uninsured)
– 706-867-2713

Northeast Georgia Medical Center
– Doctor Referral: 800-541-9592
– Hospice: 770-533-8888

GA Mountain Hospice
– 800-692-7199/706-253-4100

United Hospice (Gainesville)
– 800-844-9641

PeachCare for Kids Insurance
– 877-427-3224

Right from the Start Medicaid Project (RSM)
– 706-864-9711

Medicare Enrollment

Lumpkin County Government

Animal Control: 706-864-0414
Animal Shelter: 706-867-7297
Birth/Death Certificates: 706-864-3847
Commissioner’s Office: 706-864-3742
Coroner: 706-864-4159
Dahlonega City Hall: 706-864-6133
Marriage Licenses: 706-864-3847
Parks & Recreation: 706-864-3622
Tax Assessor (property lines): 706-864-2433
Tax Commissioner (car tags): 706-864-2666
UGA Cooperative Extension Service: 706-864-2275
Voter Registration: 706-864-6279
Website: www.lumpkincounty.gov

Children and Family Services

Breast-feeding Info (Dept. of Health)
706-867-2727

Division of Family & Children Services (DFACS)
– 706-864-1980

Lumpkin County Family Connection
– 706-265-8389

Children with Special Needs (Children 1st, Babies Can’t Wait, Children’s Medical Services)
– 800-204-8731

Child Care Resource & Referral
– 800-308-1825

Child Support Enforcement
– 800-227-7993

Child Support Recovery
– 706-867-2908

Rainbow Children’s Home (keeping siblings together)
– 706-864-5110

4-H Club
– 706-864-2050

Lumpkin County Mentoring Program
– 706-867-7047

White Christmas Program
– 706-867-9621

Senior Services

Georgia Library for Accessible Services
– 800-248-6701

Legacy Link
– 800-845-5465

Meals on Wheels
– 706-864-2358

Medicare
Information: 800-633-4227
Customer Service: 800-727-0827

Senior Center
-706-864-2358

Social Security Administration
– 800-772-1213
– Gainesville Office: 770-532-7506

Transportation

Dial-A-Bus
– 706-864-6900

Paddy’s Taxi
– 706-300-7143

Accessibility Services

Children with Special Needs (Children 1st, Babies Can’t Wait, Children’s Medical Services)
– 800-204-8731

Georgia Library for Accessible Services (GLASS)
– 800-248-6701

GA Ctr Hearing & Speech Impaired
– 800-255-0056
– (TTY):  800-255-0135

Lumpkin Area Independent Living
– 706-864-4561

Vocational Rehabilitation Program (Georgia Dept. of Labor)
– 770-535-5930

Veteran’s Affairs

Georgia Dept. of Veterans Services
– 770-531-6060

Veterans Administration Clinic
– 404-728-8210

Veterans Affairs
– 800-827-1000