Mental Health Resources

Crisis Hotlines 

  • Georgia Crisis & Access Line - 1-800-715-4225 
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-8255. 
  • The Crisis Text Line - Text START to 741-741 about any type of crisis 24/7.  

Local Addiction Support  

  • Gwinnett County Alcoholics Anonymous - Resource for finding in-person and virtual AA meetings throughout the state. 
  • Avita Community Partners - Crisis Stabilization UnitFlowery Branch, GA 678-960-2700. 
  • Advantage Behavioral Health EMERGENCY CRISIS LINE 800-715-4225 Provides recovery support for behavioral health challenges, intellectual/developmental disabilities, and addictive diseases in Jackson and Barrow counties. 
  • View Point Health - Offers sliding scale addiction treatment and crisis stabilization services through multiple Metro Atlanta locations. Call them at 678-209-2411. 

Overdose Prevention 

  • Georgia Overdose Prevention Project - An advocacy organization that provides free naloxone kits to Georgians through the mail. 
  • Recovery in Georgia - Detailed guide featuring Georgia's Good Samaritan Laws, as well as a list of local overdose prevention resources 
  • The Summit Wellness Group - This guide covers signs and symptoms of overdoses to 8 of the most commonly abused drugs. Also features advocacy and prevention resources. 
  • Opioid Overdose Rescue - Outlines 3 simple steps to save a life in the event of an opioid overdose. Includes helpful reference videos.