Links & Resources

CRISIS STABILIZATION / EMERGENCIES:

Georgia Crisis and Access Line: (A Crisis Has No Schedule)
(800) 715-4225
Crisis Access Line

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
(800) 273-8255
Suicide Life Line

crisis_intervention_trainedEmergency Police – 911
Ask for a Crisis Intervention Trained (CIT) officer
To learn more, visit GA Bureau of Investigation’s website:
Crisis Intervention Team

United Way:
211

NAMI National Help Line:
(800) 950-6264 Information Help Line

Peer Support “Warm Line”:
(888) 945-1414
The Georgia Mental Health consumer-directed “warm line” for anyone struggling with mental health issues, 24 hours a day.

MENTAL HEALTH HOSPITALS & SERVICES: 

Georgia Regional Hospital
1915 Eisenhower Drive
Savannah, GA 31406
Phone: (912) 356-2011
http://www.garegionalsavannah.com/

Coastal Harbor Health System – Coastal Behavioral Health
633 Stephenson Avenue
Savannah, GA 31405
Phone: (912) 354-3911
http://coastalharbor.com/

Memorial University Medical Center Hospital
4700 Waters Avenue
Savannah, GA 31404
Phone: (912) 350-8000
http://memorialhealth.com/

Reed House, Inc.
1144 Cornell Avenue (E. of Waters; N. of Stephenson)
Savannah, GA 31406
Phone: (912) 777-4108
https://reed-house.org

HELP FINDING FREE, LOW-COST SERVICES, HOUSING:

Georgia – State Resource Guide of Mental Health Resources
Guide to FREE and LOW COST Mental Health Services and other resources in the Savannah area.
2-1-1 Coastal Empire United Way online resources.

You can find information about a specific facility or facility type in the state by visiting the Georgia Department of Community Health website and utilizing their  ’Find a Facility Tool‘  on their Healthcare Facility Regulation page.

Check out Georgia’s FREE rental housing listing and locator service at:

Georgia Housing Search
(877) 428-8844 Toll Free Assistance

Georgia Charitable Care Network (Statewide)
(678) 904-3117

SUPPORT / HELP / ADVICE / GOVT SERVICES:

Affordable Health Care – Health Insurance Marketplace
(Open enrollment ends March 31st)
www.HealthCare.gov

Georgia Parent Support Network, Inc. (GPSN)
(404) 758-4500
www.gpsn.org

Parent to Parent of Georgia (P2P)
Toll Free: (800) 229-2038
www.p2pga.org

Children & Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
Toll free: (800) 233-4050
www.CHADD.org

The Balanced Mind Parent Network – a program of Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)
http://www.thebalancedmind.org/

NAMI Georgia (State Office)
(770) 234-0855
www.namiga.org 

Mental Health America of Georgia
(404) 527-7155
www.mhageorgia.org 

Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, Inc.
(404) 687-9487
www.gmhcn.org 

Georgia Psychiatric Association
(404) 298-7100
www.gapsychiatry.org

Georgia Department of Human Services (public assistance, i.e. food stamps)
http://compass.ga.gov

LEGAL ASSISTANCE:

Savannah Legal Services:
6602 Abercorn Street, Suite 203
Savannah, Georgia 31405
(912) 651-2180 or (888) 220-8399
www.glsp.org

OTHER RESOURCES:

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation – is the world’s leading charity dedicated to the research of mental health. www.bbrfoundation.org

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) – provides almost everything you need to know about depression and bipolar disorder. www.dbsalliance.org

International Mental Health Research Organization – is committed to funding research and raising awareness to help people with brain disease, and, ultimately, find cures for schizophrenia, depression and bipolar disorder. www.imhro.org

Healthy Place – The largest consumer mental health site, providing comprehensive, trusted information on psychological disorders and psychiatric medications from both a consumer and expert point of view. www.healthyplace.com

National Center for Mental Health and Juvenile Justice – A centralized national focal point that pulls together and links the various activities and research for youth with mental health disorders in contact with the juvenile justice system. www.ncmhjj.com

National Eating Disorder Association – Non-profit organization working to support those experiencing and recovering from eating disorders, and support for their families. www.nationaleatingdisorders.org

Suicide Awareness Voices of Education – Great site promoting awareness, education, and help for those struggling with or affected by suicide. www.save.org

Half Of Us – is a joint campaign launched by MTVU and the Jed Foundation to raise awareness about the prevalence of mental health issues on campus and connect students to the appropriate resources to get help. www.halfofus.com

Transition Year – is an online resource center to help parents and students focus on emotional health before, during and after the college transition. www.transitionyear.org

Active Minds – is an organization working to utilize the student voice to change the conversation about mental health on college campuses. By developing and supporting chapters of a student-run mental health awareness, education, and advocacy group on campuses, the organization works to increase students’ awareness of mental health issues, provide information and resources regarding mental health and mental illness, encourage students to seek help as soon as it is needed, and serve as liaison between students and the mental health community. www.activeminds.org

Veterans Crisis Line – (800) 272-8255 Press 1 – The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Veterans and their loved ones can call (800) 273-8255 and Press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Support for deaf and hard of hearing individuals is available.