Residential Department provides housing (the majority to those who we are currently treating) and support services to adolescents and adults with mental health and/or substance abuse challenges. A broad range of facilities are available to those we serve.
Dual Diagnosis Residential Program provides housing for individuals with co-occurring disorders who are currently receiving treatment services through the Cobb and Douglas outpatient services and need a structured residential setting for recovery and improvement.
Intensive Treatment Residential Program is a program that serves SPMI adults and provides services that will help the consumer manage the symptoms of his/her illness, develop daily living skills and learn to use natural community supports. They attend day treatment programs. A six to nine months residency is the expectation.
MMAC Residential Program provides housing for pregnant women and women with young children who need more supports than the outpatient program offers. Women who live in this facility meet the federal guidelines for homelessness. The client participates in the day treatment program which is located off site. Staff provides 24 hour monitoring and security for the residents.
Women Empowered Residential Program: is an intensive, highly structured residential substance use treatment program that offers intensive services to pregnant women and chemically dependent women with children..
For more information on the programs above please call 770-422-0202 or review our Residential Brochure .
Respite Program: The Cobb & Douglas County Community Services Boards and Avita Community Services Boards have a Crisis Respite program that provides temporary respite housing. This service is monitored 24/7 by direct care staff. Crisis respite services include individualized engagement, crisis planning, linkage to treatment and other community resources for the individual to safely reside in a community and transportation assistance when needed to access appropriate levels of care. Referrals can be submitted electronically on the Cobb & Douglas County Community Services Boards website. Accessibility to the Crisis Respite Program can be through psychiatric inpatient facilities, Crisis Stabilization units (CSU), or 23 hour observation areas, hospitals, Core Providers, and emergency rooms or venues that may need crisis respite housing. The referral form is available by following the link. Residential Respite Referral Form
Other Supportive Housing Services are Shelter Plus Care, Neighborhood Stabilization Program, PATH, and VOA. Residential Brochure (1-14-2015)