Health Resources by County

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Banks County

Banks County Health Department
667 Thompson Street
Homer, GA  30547
706-677-2296
www.phdistrict2.org
Monday – Friday; 8 am – 5 pm, closed 12 pm – 1 pm
By appointment

 

Homer Family Medicine
6064 U.S. 442 South
Homer, GA 30547
706-677-2250
Monday – Thursday – 8 am – 2 pm

 

Banks-Jackson-Commerce (BJC) Medical Center
70 Medical Center Drive
Commerce, Ga 30529
706-335-1000
Monday – Thursday 8 am – 5 pm

Barrow County

Barrow County Health Department-Clinic
P.O. Drawer 1099
233 East Broad Street
Winder, GA 30680
770-307-3011
behealthy@barrowcountyhealthdepartment.com
www.barrowcountyhealthdepartment.com
Monday 8 am – 6:30 pm
Tuesday – Thursday 8 am – 4:30 pm
Friday 8 am – 1:30 pm
By Appointment

 

MedLink
563 Jefferson Highway
Winder, GA
770-867-6633
www.medlinkga.org
Full service medical care for families
Indigent pharmacy program and labs on a sliding scale
Tuesday and Thursday 8 am – 7 pm
Monday/Wednesday/Friday 8 am – 5 pm
By appointment

 

Barrow Regional Medical Center (FastHealth Corporation)
316 N. Broad Street
Winder, GA 30680
770-867-3400
info@barrowregional.com

Burke County

B. Lamar Murrary M.D. (RHCS)
311 Fourth Street
Waynesboro, GA 30830
706-554-5908
Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 5 pm

Burke County Health Department
P.O. Box 238
114 Dogwood Drive
Waynesboro, GA 30830
706-554-3456
Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday/Every other Friday
By Appointment Only

University Home Health Services – Waynesboro
107 Dogwood Drive
Waynesboro, GA
706-554-7013
1-800-868-7013
Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 5 pm

Burke Medical Center
351 Liberty Street
Waynesboro, GA
706-554-4435
Monday – Friday 7 am – 7 pm
Mammograms/Radiology – Monday – Friday 7 am – 2 pm
By Appointment

Clarke County

Athens Regional Medical Center
1199 Prince Avenue
Athens, GA 30606
706-475-7000
www.athenshealth.org
Monday – Friday 7 am – 5 pm

 

St. Mary’s Health Care System
1230 Baxter Street
Athens, GA 30606
706-389-3000
www.stmarysathens.com
Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm

Athens Neighborhood Health Center
675 College Avenue
Athens, GA  30601
706-546-5526

www.athensneighborhoodhealth.com
Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 8:30 am – 4:15 pm

Wednesday 8:30 – 11:15 am
By Appointment

 

Athens Neighborhood Health Center
402 McKinley Drive (Miriam Moore Community Center)
Athens, GA  30601
706-543-1145
Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 8:30 am – 4:15 pm

Wednesday 8:30 – 11:15 am
By Appointment

 

Northeast Georgia Cancer Care, LLC
3320 Old Jefferson Rd – 706-353-2990
220 Hawthorne Park – 706-548-0500
Athens, GA
Medical & Radiation Oncology
Monday – Friday: 9 am – 5 pm
By Appointment

 

Odyssey HealthCare of Athens
855 Gaines School Road
Athens, GA 30605
706-549-5736 fax: 706-208-1530

Odyssey-healthcare.com

 

Apria Health Care
5095 Jefferson Road, Ste. 100
Athens, GA 30607
706-546-4477
www.apria.com
Services designed to help older adults and individuals with disabilities remain independent in their own home. Services include personal care assistance, household management and caregiver relief and support.

 

Clarke County Health Department – East Athens Clinic WIC
P.O. Box 80236
410 McKinley Drive
Athens, GA 30608
706-369-6219 FAX: 706-369-6219
Monday/Wednesday/Thursday: 8 am – 4:30 pm

Tuesday 8 am – 6:30 pm
Friday 8 am – 1:30 pm
By Appointment

 

Clarke County Health Department
345 North Harris Street
Athens, GA 30601
706-389-6921 fax: 706-389-6897
Monday/Wednesday/Thursday 8 am – 4:30 pm
Tuesday 8 am – 6:30 pm
Friday 8 am – 1:30 pm
By Appointment

 

Athens Cancer Society
1684 Barnett Shoals Road
Athens, GA 30605
706-549-4893
www.cancer.org
Offers public education, emotional support, and practical help to individuals with cancer and their families, Early Detection and Prevention, Fresh Start Smoking Cessation program, Relay for Life, patient transportation.

Breast Cancer Support Group
Loran Smith Cancer Center
240 Talmadge Drive
Athens, GA 30606
706-475-4900

LoranSmithCenter@athenshealth.org
Support group for women with breast cancer who are newly diagnosed, in treatment or have completed treatment.

 

The Cancer Foundation of Northeast GA
3320 Old Jefferson Road
Athens, GA 30607
706-353-4354
706-353-4353
info@cfnega.org
cancerfoundationofnega.org

 

Athens GA Cancer Specialists
1000 Hawthorne Avenue, Suite J.
Athens, GA 30606

www.gacancer.com

706-369-4478

 

Breast Cancer Walk
www.athenshealth.org/intheir shoes

Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support

Saturday, October 25, 2014 – 8 am

 

Advantage Behavioral Health Systems
250 NorthAvenue
Athens, GA 30601
Developmental Disabilities, Adult Mental Health, Residential Services, Intake
www.advantagebhs.org

 

Healing Touch
1199 Prince Avenue
Athens, GA 30606
706-475-4900
www.armc.org

Appointments are available Wednesday at 1 p.m. and 2:15 p.m.
The goal of Healing Touch is to restore the balance of energy within the human body. It helps manage tension,
sleeplessness, anxiety and “nerves.”members.

 

Teen Matters – Central
168 S. Rocksprings Ct
Athens, GA 30606
706-369-5670

Monday/Wednesday/Thursday 8 am – 12:30 pm

Tuesday 8 am – 6:30 pm
By Appointment

 

Teen Matters – Cedar
1275 Cedar Shoals Drive
Athens, GA 30605
706-227-7198
Monday – Thursday: 2 pm – 6:30 pm

 

Sara T. Baker: The Woven Dialog Workshop
www.saratbaker.com

 

Athens Nurses’ Clinic, Inc.
496 Reese Street
Athens, GA  30601
706-613-6976

 

Mercy Health Center
700 Oglethrope Avenue, Ste. C7
Athens, GA  30606
706-425-9445
Monday-Friday 8:30 pm – 4:30 pm
By Appointment
info@mercyhealthcenter.net
www.mercyhealthcenter.net

 

Athens Community Council on Aging
135 Hoyt Street
Athens, GA 30601
706-549-4850
706-549-7786
kfowler@accaging.org
www.athenscommunitycouncilonaging.org
Programs/services include Athens-Clarke County, home delivered meals, transportation, adult day care, long-term care ombudsman, long life planning, social services and community education programs, senior companion program.

 

Aging Resources Inc.
1611 McNutt Creek Road
Bogart, Ga 30622
770-725-9064
770-725-9699
egunter@agingresourcesonline.com
www.agingresourcesonline.com
Offers elder care for seniors and their families, assessment & care plan, home & site visits, contact with distant family members, medication management, crisis intervention, and arrangement of community services & resources.

 

Mended Hearts Support Group
1199 Prince Avenue
Athens, GA 30606
706-546-6587
www.armc.org
The Mended Hearts organization was founded to assist patients and family members facing open-heart surgery.

Mended Hearts members meet with patients and family members before and after surgery, often helping to create a calming effect.

 

Diabetes Education Service
Medical Services Building
Bottom Floor
Behind Athens Regional Medical Center on King Avenue

Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Monday – Friday
706-475-5600
706-475-5613
www.armc.org
Diabetes consultation, outpatient programs, diabetes support group, insulin support group, exercise program, gestational diabetes education program, doctor’s referral needed

 

Diabetes Education Service
1230 Baxter Street
Athens, GA 30606
706-389-2060
www.stmarysathens.com
Diabetes consultation, outpatient programs, diabetes support group, insulin support group, exercise program, gestational diabetes education program, doctor’s referral needed

 

AIDS Athens
112 Park Avenue
Athens, GA 30601
706-549-3730
olivia@aidsathens.org
www.aidsathens.org
Client services, anonymous testing, housing, food pantry, prevention/outreach, and case management. General Support Group & Women’s Support Group (call for info on either of these)

 

Prevent Child Abuse Athens
1551 Jennings Mill Rd, Suite 700-A
Bogart, GA 30622
706-546-9713
preventabuse@pcaathens.org
www.aacapc.org
Parent Support Program

 

Parkinson’s Support Group
135 Hoyt Street
Athens, GA 30601
706-549-4850
www.accaging.org
Meets on the 4th Monday of each month, 2 – 3 PM, Athens Community Council on Aging

 

Athens Pregnancy Center
767 Oglethorpe Avenue
Athens, GA 30606
678-753-3180
706-353-2157
www.athenspregnancycenter.com
Free Pregnancy test, free ultrasound within 1st 7 weeks, 1st time mothers classes once/week w/attendance coupons to use in mat clothing and infant supplies, emergency formula and diapers twice/year, pro-life with education on adoption

 

Babies Can’t Wait
202 Ben Circle
Bogart, GA  30606
706-369-6101
dph.georgia.gov
Early intervention program for children with significant delays up to their third birthday

 

Ostomy Support Group
240 Talmadge Drive
Athens, GA 30606
706-475-4900
Support group for people with an ostomy

 

Emotional Abuse Support Group
P.O. Box 7532
Athens, GA 30604
706-549-3331
706-354-6161
pjctsafe@bellsouth.net
www.project-safe.org
Call main phone or the hotline for meeting times and places

 

Eating Disorders Recovery Center of Athens, Inc.
1 Huntington Road, Suite 801
Athens, GA 30606
706-552-0450
edrca@bellsouth.net
www.eatingdisordersrecoverycenterofathens.com
Outpatient treatment for eating disorders