A National Directory of Drug Treatment Centers and Alcohol Treatment Centers, Therapists and Specialists. A free, simple directory providing assistance and guidance for those seeking help regarding alcohol addiction, drug addiction, dependency and many other conditions that affect the mind, body and soul.
Call 800-580-9104 to speak with an alcohol or drug abuse counselor.

Georgia Treatment Centers

Georgia AA Meetings

AA Central Office of Atlanta GA – For residents of Central Atlanta and the surrounding Georgia area in search of treatment for alcoholism and alcohol addiction.

Area 16 AA in Georgia – Alcoholics Anonymous meetings in the Georgia area including a complete list of meetings in various districts throughout Georgia.

AA in Macon Georgia – AA meetings in the Macon, Georgia area including a complete list of local meetings for Macon residents in need of help.

AA, Columbus, GA – Meetings in the Columbus area.

Al-Anon Family Groups

The following Al-Anon and Alateen Family Groups are offered throughout the state of Georgia to assist families and loved ones in coping with addiction in their lives. Often times, it’s the family members or friends who suffer greatly as a result of a loved one’s addiction to alcohol. Al-Anon groups provide support for adults and family members who are victims of alcoholism and Alateen offers help to teens who have loved ones who are addicted.

Al-Anon / Alateen family Groups of Georgia – Complete list of Al-Anon groups for the entire state of Georgia.

Atlanta Al-Anon & Alateen Family

Al-Anon Family Groups GA

Mental Health Services

The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities provides supportive care and referrals as well as a complete list of local resources to assist those suffering from various mental, behavioral or developmental disabilities.

Mental Health Georgia is the go-to resource for mental health services throughout the state of Georgia.

Fulton County Department of Mental Health – for help in Fulton County and surrounding areas.

Anonymous Groups

Georgia Regional Service Committee of Narcotics Anonymous – Providing a complete list of local NA meetings taking place throughout Georgia.

North Atlanta Area of NA

Savannah Low country Area of NA

Marietta Area NA

Cocaine Anonymous In GA – A directory of Georgia meetings of the 12 step support groups Cocaine Anonymous.

Marijuana Anonymous in GA – A complete list of local Marijuana Anonymous meetings taking place throughout Georgia to help those in recovery from marijuana addiction.

Georgia Helplines

AIDS Information Line – call (800) 551-2728

Georgia Crisis & Access Line – call 800-715-4225 if you are in crisis

DeKalb Rape Crisis Center – If you have been the victim of a rape or you know someone who has been raped, call 404-377-1428

Statewide Domestic Violence Hotline – Help for Georgia victims of domestic violence, call 800-334-2836

Georgia Suicide & Crisis Hotline – if you are thinking about committing suicide or you know someone who is suicidal, call 877-968-8454

Treatment & Detox Guide

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