Health and Human Services Division

Lee Wright, Division Director

The Health and Human Services Division performs budget analysis and policy planning for the Governor with agencies related to health care purchasing, state health planning, welfare, veterans’ services, workers’ compensation, juvenile justice, and other human and social services.  Budget analysis and policy planning responsibilities include financial development and monitoring of policies and plans for the Governor and legislative review and analysis of proposed laws by the General Assembly.  In addition to budget development, the division responds to inquiries from the general public, legislators, and state agencies.    

The following state agencies are assigned to the Health and Human Services Division:

Department of Human Services

Council on Aging

Family Connection


Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities


Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities

Sexual Offender Registration Review Board


Department of Community Health


Georgia Board for Physician Workforce

Georgia Composite Medical Board


Department of Public Health


Brain and Spinal Injury Trust Fund Commission

Georgia Trauma Care Network Commission


Department of Veterans Services


Governor's Office for Children and Families

Office of the Child Advocate

Office of Insurance and Fire Safety Commissioner

State Board of Workers' Compensation

Subsequent Injury Trust Fund