HCCMS Counseling

Important Links to Help Parents & Youth

Where to get help:

www.sptsusa.org- Society for the prevention of Teen Suicide

United Way of the Chattahoochee Valley – 211 (Access from BellSouth telephones only) 706/405-4775 (access from all telephones).  Twenty-four hour Crisis Intervention Line; Can provide list of resources for support groups; counseling centers, community mental health providers

The Bradley Center of St. Francis Hospital706/320-3700; Counseling; Child, adolescent and adult stabilization; Accepts most insurance, Medicare; Medicaid and Peachcare must be referred through New Horizons (Family Enrichment Services).

Pastoral Institute706/649-6500.  Individual, couple, family counseling, crisis assessment, support group groups.  Employee Assistance Program currently in place with 120 local businesses and 45 churches to provide 6 free sessions to employees or their family members.  Accepts most insurance

New Horizons – 706/323-0174; Individual, couple, family counseling, crisis assessment, support groups; Medicaid, Peachcare, most insurance, sliding fee scales; Harris County Office # is 706/628-4740

Martin Army706/544-CARE will get you into a menu for appointments with primary care providers; (800) 700-8646 for help with direct counseling referrals

Medical Center706/571-1000; Crisis stabilization

The Family Center706/327-3238; Individual, couple and family counseling, free crisis assessment; other fees based on ability to pay

Columbus Psychological Associates706/653-6841 Individual, couple and family counseling, crisis assessment


GA Crisis Access Line: 1-800/715-4225 (mygcal.com)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800/273-8255

Contact – 211 706/327-3999


Steve Hammonds
Amanda Jeter