Board of Education DeKalb 678-676-1200
Board of Health 404-294-3700
Chamber of Commerce 404-378-8000
Code Enforcement 404-687-3700
DeKalb Housing Authority 404-270-2500
DeKalb Medical Center 404-501-1000
Section 8 404-270-2600
DeKalb Rape Crisis Center 404-377-1428
Drug Hotline 404-297-3344
Family Children Services DFACS 404-370-5000
Homeland Security 770-270-0413
Marta Complaint Line 404-848-4800
Mental Health Emergency 404-892-4646
Pot Holes DeKalb 770-414-6199
Public Defender 404-371-2222
Record Police Information 770-724-7740
Recreation Parks 404-371-2711
Voters Registration 404-298-4020
Women's Resource Center 404-688-9436
East DeKalb health Center 404-484-2600
Children Healthcare of Atlanta 404-785-5437
WIC East DeKalb 404-508-7777
Poison Control Center 800-282-5846
Advice from teachers:
Here are some ways teachers suggest parents can help support their child’s success in school.*
✔ Set high expectations for your child.
✔ Make sure your child is in school every day and on time. Attendance matters!
✔ Work collaboratively with your child’s teachers and talk to them about goals and expectations for your child.
✔ Talk to your child each day about what he or she is doing in school and discuss what he or she learned.
✔ Encourage your child to complete assignments, and see that she or he finishes them.
✔ Attend parent-teacher conferences.
✔ Participate in family engagement and volunteer