Walker County Resource Directory 2015

 WALKER           COUNTY

RESOURCE

DIRECTORY

2015

 Information & County Numbers

     Not Listed                                   706- 638-1437

 Alcohol and Drugs

Al Anon                                          1-888-425-2666

Crisis Line                                       1-800-715-4225

Lookout Mountain Community Services 706-806-1222

Georgia Hope (adult)                             706-279-0405

Child and Adolescent                           706-301-1061

Alcohol Prevention Initiative                 706-935-5018

Animal Welfare

Animal Control/Shelter                     706-375-2100

 Benefit Cards

EBT (Food Stamps)                        1-888-421-3281

Medicaid                                         1-866-211-0950

Fraud /Abuse of Food Stamps Report 1-877-423-4746

Children/Youth Services

Big Brothers/Big Sisters                      423-698-8016

Boy Scouts                                         423-892-8323

Child Care Licensing                           404-657-5562

Child Care Referral                     www.compass.ga.gov

Dept of Family & Children Services     706-375-0726

Department of Juvenile Justice             706-638-5546

Girl Scouts                                            423-877-2688

Mountain Top Boys Home                       706-397-8223

On Point                                            423-899-9188

To become Foster Parent                 1-877-210-KIDS

Lifeline                                              423-622-4007

Youth Success Academy                     706-764-3783

Kids 4 Christ                                            706-639-3234

SpiritHorse at Eagles Rest                       423-421-3205

Orange Grove Center                               423-629-1451

 City Governments

Chickamauga                                     706-375-3177

LaFayette                                         706-638-3177

Lookout Mtn.                                   706-820-1568

Rossville                                           706-866-1226

Consumer Affairs

Better Business Bureau                         423-266-6144

Consumer Credit Counseling                 423-490-5620

Georgia Advocacy Office                     1-800-424-5454

Public Service Commission                 1-800-282-5812

County Government Services

Chamber of Commerce                      706-375-7702

     Civic Center                                             706-375-7705

Coroner’s Office                                706-861-1234

County Commissioner/government    706-638-1437

Court Clerk                                        706-638-1742

District Attorney’s Office                  706-638-2121

Juvenile Court Judge or Clerk              706-638-3044

Juvenile Court Service                        706-638-5546

Probate Judge                                     706-638-2852

Assessor’s Office                                706-638-4823

Voter Registration                              706-638-4349

Walker County Landfill                           706-375-4983

Walker County Road Dept.                      706-375-5601

Walker County Tax Commissioner    706-638-2929

Walker County Tag Office                 706-638-2961

Walker County Fairview Tag Office   706-866-1212

Birth/Death Certificates                         706-638-5577

Dentists Who Take Georgia Medicaid

Chattanooga: Sydney Cox (Pediatric)   423-894-6614

Primary Health Care – Rossville          706-866-5520

Primary Health Care – Trenton           706-657-7575

Ringgold:   Henry Fillman                    706-935-2206

Rossville: Carl Peterson                       706-861-1829

 Education/Schools/ GED

Adult Education Literacy (Rossville)    706-858-0150

Advancing Education Center               706-375-7945  

Georgia (Northwestern Tech College)          706-764-3510

     (Ringgold 8-4:30, 6-9)                              706-965-6155

           (LaFayette-TWR, 8-12)                       706-638-4423

  (LaFayette-Lib, M/Th)                                 706-638-2992

Walker County Central Office                 706-638-1240

Center for Exceptional Children         706-375-9900

Chattanooga Valley Elementary         706-820-2511

Chattanooga Valley Middle School     706-820-0735

Cherokee Ridge Elementary               706-375-9831

Chickamauga Elementary                   706-382-3100

Fairyland Elementary                         706-820-1171

Gilbert Elementary                             706-638-2432

Gordon Lee High School                     706-382-3100

Gordon Lee Middle School                  706-382-3100

LaFayette High School                       706-638-2342

LaFayette Middle School                    706-638-6440

Education/Schools/ GED

Naomi Elementary                             706-638-2443

North LaFayette Elementary             706-638-1869

Ridgeland High School                        706-820-9063

Rock Spring Elementary                    706-764-1383

Rossville Elementary                         706-866-5901

Rossville Middle School                      706-820-0638

Mt. View Head Start                               706-858-384

Walker County Head Start         706-638-0576

Saddle Ridge (K-8)                                 706-375-1219

Stone Creek Elementary                     706-866-3600

Walker County Pre K                       706-638-7958

Oakwood Christian Academy                 706-375-7247

Colleges

Chattanooga State Community College 423-697-4402

Dalton State College                           706-272-4436

Northwestern Technical College     706-764-3510

Educational Opportunity Center             423-425-1702

University of Tennessee /Chattanooga 423-755-4111

Emergency Services/Law Enforcement

Chickamauga Police Department        706-375-3172

Drivers License                                  706-764-3755

Emergency                                                          911

FBI                                                    706-866-2525

GBI                                                    706-624-1424

GEMA                                                706-935-2001

Georgia State Patrol     706-272-2200    706-638-5501

LaFayette Fire Dept                           706-638-8590

LaFayette Police                                706-638-8500

Lookout Mountain Drug Task Force  706-638-5570

Poison Control                              1-800-282-5846

Rossville Police Department              706-866-1227

Center 4 SAVA                                       706-861-0929

Sexual Assault Hotline                             706-419-8775
Suicide Hot Line                              1-800-SUICIDE

Walker County Sheriff’s Office          706-638-1909

Walker County Fire Dept.                       706-539-1255

Advocacy Center (children)                     706- 866-8811

Non-emergency services                        706-375-7810

EMS Billing                                             706-539-1027

Employment

Department of Labor                     1-706-272-2301

Department of Labor(Career Center) 706-638-5525

Vocational Rehabilitation                   706-638-5536

Workforce Investment Act                706-764-3726

Environmental

Environmental Health Services          706-639-2574

Family & Human Services

Catoosa County DFCS                       706-866-1740

Chattooga County DFCS                    706-857-0817

Dade County DFCS                             706-657-7511

Walker County DFCS                         706-375-0726

Child Abuse (To Report)                  855-GA CHILD

Child Support Recovery                  1-877-423-4746

Children’s Advocacy Center               706-866-8811

Christian Counseling Service               706-866-0704

County Extension Agency                  706-638-2548

American Red Cross (N. GA Ser )       423-265-3455

Family Crisis Center                        1-800-334-2836

                                                                 706-375-7630

Fatherhood Initiative                         706-802-5049

Foster/Adoptive Parent Information 1-888-310-8260

Four Points                                       706-638-1555

Georgia Child Abuse Hotline          1-855 GA CHILD

Immigration                                  1-800-375-5283

Lookout Mtn. CASA                               423-255-6146

Hope for Northwest Georgia                   706-820-2833

Meals on Wheels                                706-638-2163

National Sex Offender Reg.   www.familywatchdog.us

Georgia Community Action 706-638-0818

Peachcare                                          877-427-3224

Right from the Start Medicaid Program 706-935-8336

WIC Nutrition Program                     706-638-5577

Federal Government

Georgia Income Tax                           404-417-3210

Internal Revenue Service                    423-954-9364

Post Office                                    1-800-ASK-USPS

                  Social Security Admin Office           1-800-772-1213    423-899-0649

GA Dept of Veterans Affairs              706-638-5544

S. Senator Isakson 423-298-4256

Passport Information                           1- 877-487-2778

Citizenship                                           1-800-375-5283

Food/Shelter/Clothing

Catholic Charities                               423-267-1297

Catlett Community Church (Housing)

Care Mission                                      706-638-3664

Dry Valley Baptist Church                  706-820-9080

Family Crisis Center                        1-800-334-2836

First Call for Help (uwchatt.org)      423-265-8000

Goodwill Industries                             423-629-2901

Goodwill-LaFayette                            706-638-0664

Habitat for Humanity                         706-861-5858

Harvest House                                    706-866-1119

North Georgia Community Action     706-638-0818

United Methodist Children’s Home         706-278-4010

Providence Ministries Ft Oglethorpe  706-858-7974

Rossville Church of Christ                  706-866-1119

Rossville Community Ministries         706-861-5748

Salvation Army                                  423-756-1023

 

Health Related Associations

AIDS & STD Hotline 1-800-227-8922 1-800-342-2437

Alzheimer’s Association                1-866-257-0819

                                 706-275-0819    1-800-272-3900

American Heart Association               423-668-4900

American Cancer Society                1-800-227-2345

American Diabetes Association          865-524-7868

American Red Cross                          423-265-3455

American Arthritis Association       1-800-933-7023
American Council for the Blind       1-800-424-8666

American Lung Association               423-629-1098

American Kidney Foundation         1-800-638-8299

 Health Services

Walker County Health Department     706-638-5577

Alton Park Health Center                 423-778-2800

Babies Can’t Wait                              706-937-6670

Childbirth & Parenting Classes          706-861-5295

Catoosa Health Department               706-935-2366

Hospice                                              706-866-9854

Hutcheson Medical Center                  706-858-2000

Physician’s Referral Service               706-858-2362

Poison Control                               1-800-282-5846

Primary Health Care Center (Rossville) 706-866-5520

Primary Health Care Center (Trenton) 706-956-2665

Primary Health Care (Summerville)       706-907-0932

North Ga. Healthcare                               706-935-6442

 Hearing & Speech

Chattanooga Speech and Hearing Center 423-622-6900

Walker County Health Department    706-638-5577

 Housing (Low Cost)

Walker County

Amberwood Apartments                     706-638-7567

Carriage Hill Apartments                   706-638-3332

Happy Valley Apartments                  706-861-3145

LaFayette Housing Authority (Ruth Bass) 706-638-2733

Mission Villa Apartments                  706-862-4354

Rossville Apartments                         706-866-4783

Town Creek Apartments                    706-638-5203

Yester Oaks Apartments                   706-638-7461

Catoosa County

Ft Oglethorpe Housing Authority       706-866-3303

Battlewood Apartments                      706-861-1111

Catoosa Garden Apartments               706-861-3712

Rosewood Apartments                        706-935-9263

Section 8 Housing     770-836-6660 1-877-846-1943

GA Tenant/landlord hotline                 1-800-369-4706

Emergency Shelters

American Red Cross                           423-265-3455

Bethel Bible Village                            423-702-5195

Chattanooga Room in the Inn            423-624-6144

Community Kitchen                           423-756-4222

Homeless Help Center                        423-756-5708

Interfaith Ministries Hospitality Network 423-756-3891

Family Crisis Center                         706-375-7630

Union Gospel Mission (Men only)     423-493-4161

Legal Assistance

Walker Code Enforcement                       706-375-5622

Georgia Legal Services (Civil Cases) 1-888-408-1004

                                                          706-272-2924

Magistrate                                          706-638-1217

Permits & Inspections                       706-638-4048

Public Defender                                       706-638-3290

Libraries

Chickamauga                                    706-375-3004

LaFayette                                          706-638-2992

Rossville                                            706-866-1368

North GA. Talking Book Center        706-638-1958

 Mental Health Services

Georgia H.O.P.E.                                     706-279-0405

Child and Adolescent                               706-301-1061

Family & Children Services                423-755-2800

Home Based Services                         706-861-3353

Lookout Mountain Community Services 706-806-1222

The Center for Hope                                  706-866-0917

 Newspapers/Media

Chattanooga Times Free Press           423-756-6900

WQCH                                                    706-638-3276

Walker County Messenger                 706-638-1859

Recreation

Chickamauga Recreation Association 706-375-4440

Gilbert Stephenson Park (Swim Pool) 706-866-5045

LaFayette Municipal Park Center       706-639-1500

Rossville Recreation Association       706-866-6986

No. Georgia Community YMCA         706-935-2226

 

Seniors/Aging

Adult Protective Services                1-888-774-0152

Chickamauga Nutrition Project          706-375-2030

Chickamauga Older American Center 706-375-2030

Georgia Cares                                  1-866-552-4464

( Medicare Part D Info)

Aging and Disability Resource Conn.   1-800-759-2963

Long Term Care

Rossville Senior Citizen Center           706-861-4615

Senior Center/Nutrition Center           706-638-2163

         Social Security, Chattanooga          1-800-772-1213

Nursing Homes

Fort Oglethorpe NHC                         706-866-7700

Fort Oglethorpe Nursing Center         706-861-5154

LaFayette Healthcare                        706-638-4662

Parkside Nursing Center                     706-858-5000

Rossville NHC                                   706-861-0863

Shepherd Hills Nursing Center            706-638-4112

State Government

Georgia Clerk (Legislation)                404-656-5015

Georgia Department of Labor             706-638-5525

Georgia DOT                                     404-631-1000

Governor’s Office                                   404-656-1776

Secretary of State                                    404-656-2881

Welcome Center                                     706-937-4211

Transportation

Angel EMS (to hospital)                   706-375-8200

Walker Transit                                          706-375-0803

Utilities

ALLTEL                                       1-800-501-1754

Bell South       1- 888-757-6500   1- 866-620-6000

Chickamauga Telephone Company   706-375-6142

City of Chickamauga Water               706-375-3177

City of LaFayette Water                    706-639-1561

Dade County Water                                 706-657-4341

Dalton Utilities                                        706-278-1313

EPB                                                  423-648-1372

Georgia Power         706-375-8599   706-375-7168

LaFayette Utilities                            706-638-1526

North Georgia Electric                      706-866-2231

TN-American Water                          423-755-7600

TTD/TTY (to “talk” w/deaf clients) 1-800-255-0135

Telephone Assist                                706-375-3195

For low income Families

Walker County Water                        706-375-1833

                                                         706-820-1455

Assurance Wireless                               1-888-898-4888

 

Other:

N.W. Ga. Development Authority       706-375-5793

Sponsored by:

Walker County

Family Connection

423 802-8991

   Susan Wells, Coordinator

Any additions or changes please email to susanwells@walkerschools.org

 Food Stamp Benefits: www.compass.ga.gov

         Help with online application 1-888-295-1759

         Centralized CPS Intake: 855-GA CHILD

Child Abuse hotline (after hours) 1-855-GA CHILD

 

Lend A Child A Hand

Foster or Adopt

877-210 KIDS

 Revised – 10/27/14

 

Georgia Crisis and Access Line for problems with mental health, drugs and alcohol….

1-800-715-4225