Mental Health/Crisis Resources

Parent & Family Support

Mental Health/Crisis Resources

The COVID-19 pandemic has greatly affected the mental health of individuals in our communities. Below are some resources that families can access for help in Georgia.

Crisis Hotlines 

  • Georgia Crisis & Access Line – 1-800-715-4225 
  • GA Peer2Peer Warm Line – 1-888-945-1414 
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline – 1-800-273-8255. 
  • The Crisis Text Line – Text START to 741-741 about any type of crisis 24/7.  

Georgia Addiction Resources 

  • Alcoholics Anonymous in Georgia – Resource for finding in-person and virtual AA meetings throughout the state. 
  • Recovery in Georgia – Independent addiction recovery website that features treatment centers, support meetings, and prevention resources located throughout Georgia. 
  • The GARR Network – Georgia-based association of accredited sober living homes. 
  • The Summit Wellness Group – Actionable steps for finding a high-quality addiction treatment center in Georgia. It also features a host of additional resources for continuing the treatment search. 
  • SAMHSA’s Treatment Locator – Directory for finding treatment facilities confidentially and anonymously. 
  • Georgia Overdose Prevention Project – An advocacy organization that provides free naloxone kits to Georgians through the mail. 
  • Opioid Overdose Rescue – Outlines 3 simple steps to save a life in the event of an opioid overdose. Includes helpful reference videos.