Sumter County DFCS
1601 N. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, Suite 200
Americus, GA - 31719
Contact InfoPhone: (229) 931-2462
Sumter County DFCS provides services for those needing: Food Stamps, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Medicaid, Child Care, WIC, Energy Assistance, Food Assistance, Child Support Services, Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services, Aging Services, Community Services Block Grant Funds, or Housing Assistance. You can apply at this office or online using the Georgia COMPASS system.
Once your fill out the application for assistance such as Food Stamps, you or someone from your household must be interviewed by someone from this DFCS office.
EBT is the US government\s electronic based system in the US for payment of monies to those approved for food and cash benefit payments.
Check EBT Card Balance
States have their methods to log in and check your ETB balance online. We provide that information on our state pages.
Apply for EBT Card
Most states allow online applications for EBT Cards through the application for Food Stamps (SNAP Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) or cash benefits through Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF). We provided this local office contact for those who want to apply for their EBT in person at this office. After applying for your benefits you will most likely need to come in for an interview at this or another local social service office.