Georgia Pines is accredited by The Joint Commission. An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 19,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards. The Joint Commission looks to continuously improve health care for the public, in collaboration with other stakeholders, by evaluating health care organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value and ensure that people always experience the safest, highest quality, best-value health care across all settings.
For crisis help 24/7, call 1-800-715-4225
The Georgia Crisis and Access Line is a free service sponsored by the Georgia Department of Human Resources. The toll-free, confidential hotline provides assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide access to mental health, addictive disease, and crisis services anywhere in Georgia.
They have trained professionals that can assess crisis situations over the phone and have a mobile team that can perform face-to-face assessments as needed. They can get someone into an inpatient setting quickly and also have vacant appointment times at their disposal to fast track someone into the community mental health system as needed.
Georgia Pines MHDDAD serves Seminole, Decatur, Mitchell, Grady, Colquitt and Thomas Counties.
Georgia Pines ACT (Assertive Community Treatment) serves Thomas, Grady, Colquitt, Mitchell, Ben Hill, Tift, Irwin and Turner counties.
Narcotics Anonymous – www.na.org
Alcoholics Anonymous – www.aa.org
Double Trouble in Recovery – www.gmhcn.org
National Alliance on Mental Illness – www.nami.org
National Alliance on Mental Illness for Georgia – www.namiga.org
Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network – www.gmhcn.org
Recovery Tool for Substance Abuse – startyourrecovery.org