If You Are in Need of Immediate Assistance
● Georgia Crisis and Access Line (GCAL) 1-800-715-4225
GCAL is the 24/7 hotline for accessing mental health services in Georgia. The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Development and Disabilities©DBHDD® provides treatment and support services to
people with mental illnesses and addictive diseases and support to people with mental retardation and related developmental disabilities.
For more information go to the Georgia DBHDD website
● National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-(TALK) 8255 or Dial 988 (works like 911 for mental health)
We can all help prevent suicide The Life line provides 24/7 free and confidential support for people in distress prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones and best practices for professionals.
● The National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233
Highly trained advocates are available 24/7 to talk confidentially with anyone experiencing domestic violence¨seeking resources or information¨or questioning unhealthy aspects of the relationship.
● Prevent Child Abuse America 1-800-(CHILDREN) 244-5373
Are a source for tips¨referrals¨and parenting materials participating states calls will be connected to the state chapter or nonparticipating states¨the national office.
For any medical or safety emergency, please call 911 immediately!