In this presentation given May 16, 2014, as part of a request for information (RFI) process opened on May 9, 2014, the Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS) Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) described its plans for a one-year pilot program to test privatized foster care services in two regions spanning 18 counties in northwest, central, and northeast Georgia. The request for proposals (RFP) is slated for release on June 20, 2014, with proposals due by July 18, 2014. Awards announcements are anticipated by early October 2014. For the pilot, one to two lead agencies will manage . . .