Wrap-Around & CPS Services

Department and Family Children Services:

Academy for Family Empowerment, Inc. is a state approved vendor with the Department of Family and Children Services. Since 2003, AFE has partnered with Department of Family and Children Services to provide family preservation and reunification services. The goal of our DFCS program is to prevent child abuse/neglect and to build healthy families. Academy for Family Empowerment’s Family Preservation Program provides supportive and therapeutic services to families involved with the Department of Family and Children Services (DFCS). AFE serves all of metro Atlanta and surrounding counties.  


Program Goals:

  • To ensure the protection and safety of a child at risk for maltreatment;  
  • To reduce child abuse/neglect;  
  • To reunify children in foster care with their families; 
  • To provide supportive services, decreasing the likelihood of ongoing incidents of  abuse/neglect.  

Services Provided:

CPS and Family Preservation Services  
Early Intervention Services
Parenting/ Parent Aide Services
Homestead Services  

Comprehensive Child and Family Assessment
Transportation Services  
Supervised Visitation Services
Behavioral Aide Services
In Home Intensive Treatment
In Home Case Management
Crisis Intervention-Prevent Disruption
Crisis Intervention-Behavioral Management
Court Appearance Testimony  

Home Evaluation Report       
Parental Fitness Assessment
Domestic Violence Assessment
Substance Abuse Assessment
Anger Management Assessment
Comprehensive Child and Family Assessment (CCFA) 

To submit a referral, please send Service Authorization with case information to: referrals@affeinc.org.