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Visitation at all DJJ secure facilities will be suspended until further notice.
The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice is a multi-faceted agency that serves the state's youthful offenders up to the age of 21.
Data on the number of DJJ employees or youth who have a confirmed positive test for COVID-19.
This document provides responses to frequently asked questions of DJJ by the general public and agency staff.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is the lead agency in preventing disease, injury and disability; promoting health and well-being; and preparing for and responding to disasters from a health perspective.
This handwashing demonstration will show you how handwashing can get rid of germs and chemicals that get on our hands every day.
Official site for Coronavirus guidance from the Center for Disease Control.
Official site for COVID-19 information from the Center for Disease Control.
Data representing confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported to the Georgia Department of Public Health.
The State of Georgia has a new COVID-19 hotline.
Stay up to date on the COVID-19 by viewing information videos, visiting links to official websites.
A COVID-19 Employee Safety Video. By taking simple steps presented in this video, you can protect your health and the health of those around you while at work.
Our Building Services team provides you with a video on the new safety, social distancing and sanitizing protocols here at DJJ Central Office.
A video from the Office of Human Resources that contains information regarding Teleworking, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA), and our Employee Assistance Program (KEPRO).
Georgia COVID-19 Emotional Support Line provides 24/7 free an confidential assistance to callers needing emotional support of resources information as a result of the COVID19 pandemic.
When feeling overwhelmed with decisions, personal problems, family issues or workplace concerns, you have somewhere to turn. Your EAP with KEPRO is a free service offered to you, your dependents and eligible household members.
To get a free screening, Georgians with symptoms consistent with COVID-19 can download the Augusta University ExpressCare app at augustahealth.org, or call (706) 721-1852.
Data representing confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported to the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH). Information on the total number tested/screened in the State of GA.
Help Stop The Spread of Coronavirus By Doing The Five
A Video Message to DJJ Employees
Tyrone Oliver is a long-time resident of Newton County, Georgia and was appointed to the position of DJJ Commissioner by Governor Brian P. Kemp on July 25, 2019.
JPO Jeremy May
JPPS II Megan Avery
JPPS II Joseph Hartley
JCO Countess Tanksley
DJJ Food Services Employees
Officer Loretta Miller and Officer Justese Thomas of Metro RYDC
Family members, advocates, and other concerned citizens can report complaints to the Office of the Ombudsman on behalf of youth under supervision of the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice.
3408 Covington Highway
Decatur, GA 30032
The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) will host a Statewide Virtual Hiring Event from Tuesday, September 22, 2020, until Thursday, September 24, 2020. DJJ is searching for dedicated individuals to work at their youth development campuses located across Georgia.
Lowndes County, GA – The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) and the Southwest Key Programs held a ribbon-cutting ceremony today for a new rehabilitation center for at-risk youth in the Valdosta area. Named the Evening Reporting Center, the program will offer after-school educational assistant and counseling to non-detained DJJ youth.
The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) today announced a partnership with the Pinky Cole Foundation to provide an annual scholarship of $10,000 and jobs for DJJ youth.
The Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) Office of Communications is the point of contact for media inquiries from all local, state and national news organizations.
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DJJ Commissioner Tyrone Oliver is interviewed about the strong partnership with DJJ and Goodwill of North Georgia.
Teaching DJJ youth about becoming entrepreneurs and business leaders.
The latest edition of DJJ's Month video-newsletter.
Help Stop The Spread of Coronavirus By Doing The Five.
Employee With Positive Test Result and Facility Safety Guidelines.
Update From DJJ Medical Director Dr. Michelle Staples-Horne.
Home Depot Partnership, Gang Training and ACA Accreditation.
Legislative Update, DJJ High School Graduation, and Toy Drive.
Georgia Tech Partnership, Alliance Theater Partnership and BJCOT Graduation.
First Edition: USDA Grant, Fishing With A Friend Program
A partnership program that combines hip hop music, education and mentoring to teach character building and life skills.
A certification program that prepares you in the supply chain and logistic field.
American Correctional Association flag that represents passing of national standards.