Tift County

PhoneDFCS- 229.386.3388
Sheriff's Department- 229.388.6098
Police Department- 229.388.9589
Tift Regional Medical Center: 229.382.7120
Tifton Regional Medical Center ER: 229.386.6185

Turner County
DFCS- 229.567.4353
Sheriff's Department- 229.567.2401
Police Department- 229.567.2323

Irwin County
DFCS- 229.468.2150
Sheriff's Department- 229.468.7459
Police Department- 229.488.7459
Irwin Co. Hospital: 229.468.3800

Worth County
DFCS- 229.777.2000
Sheriff's Department- 229.776.8211
Police Department- 229.776.8500
Phoebe Worth Hospital: 229.776.6961

Ben Hill County
DFCS- 229.426.5300
Sheriff's Department- 229.426.5161
Police Department- 229.426.5000
Dorminy Medical Center: 229.424.7100

Do you think you may be in an abusive relationship?
Here is a quiz to help you decide.

  • Does your partner criticize what you wear, what you say, how you act and how you look?
  • Does your partner often call you insulting and degrading names?
  • Has your partner ever threatened to hurt you, your children, or your pets?
  • Do you feel like no matter what you do, everything is always your fault?
  • Does your partner harass you about where you were and who you were with?
  • Are you quiet around your partner because you are afraid of making him or her angry?
  • Has your partner ever hit, punched, kicked, or physically harmed you in other ways?
  • Is your partner so jealous that you are always being accused of having affairs?
  • Does your partner force you to have sex whether you want it or not?
  • Are you sometimes afraid of what your partner might do?
  • Does your partner make you feel that you are imprisoned in the relationship?

If you answered “yes” to ANY of the above questions and are in the Tiftarea, please call Ruth's Cottage at 229.388.1541 or if you are not in the area call 1.800.33.HAVEN

Let us help.

For help in a domestic violence crisis:
CALL 1.800.33.HAVEN - (800.334.2836) or the Local 24/7 Hotline at 229.388.1541
Please call 911 in emergency situations  RuthsCottagePatticakeHouseLogo
To make a confidential child abuse report CALL 1.855.422.4453