The Supervised Visitation Center provides a safe, comfortable, and accessible environment in which supervised visitation opportunities for children and families that have been referred by Department of Family and Children Services after the child was removed from the home and placed into foster care, relative care, or other placement outside the home of the family of origin. Supervised parent-child visitations are crucial to the process of bringing parents and their children back together. These visits not only provide feedback to the court on the progress of a family, but more importantly, they allow participants to maintain their familial bond and helps them heal and strengthen, as parents complete goals for reunification. The Supervised Visitation Center works toward the goals of safety, permanency, and well-being for the families and children of Gordon County. Some of the issues which may separate the families are substance abuse, mental illness, domestic violence, neglect and child abuse.