Fulton County Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities | Print |

Fulton County Government Center

141 Pryor Street

Suite 1031

Atlanta, GA 30303

(404) 613-7013

www.livebetterfulton.org

Partner Information Network System (PINS)

 

  • Mental Health - Our behavioral health centers offer a wide range of services & addictive disease treatment at community-based locations.    
  • Developmental Disabilities - Three regional centers provide clients with life skills training tailored to their particular disability.   Mobility training and day habilitation are also provided.
  • Addictive Diseases -  We provide a variety of specialty outpatient treatment services for adults with chronic chemical dependencies. Treatment is also available for individuals who have both mental health and substance abuse ("co-occurring") disorders.

HOW TO ACCESS SERVICES

For your first visit to our facilities for services, please bring the following items:

  1. Proof of Income
  2. Proof of Fulton County Residence (a bill or mail in your name showing a Fulton County address will suffice)  
  3. Georgia - issued state identification  

LATEST NEWS

"CHASING THE DRAGON" FILM DOCUMENTARY DELIVERS SOBERING MESSAGE ABOUT OPIOID ADDICTION & ITS DEVASTATING EFFECTS ON FAMILIES        

 People at film premier

ABOVE: Dr. Patrick O'Neal, Interim District Health Director at the Fulton County Board of Health & LaTrina Foster, Director of the   Fulton County Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities (BHDD)    

Both Dr. Patrick O'Neal and LaTrina Foster were on hand to discuss the role of public health and behavioral health and addiction services at the film premier of "Chasing The Dragon", a captivating and jarring documentary film about the devastating effects of opioid addiction, its impact on families, and the lives of a group of people who were struggling to overcome their addiction.   The film was produced by the FBI and targets high school students.   The film premier was held at the Alpharetta Branch Library.          

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MORE NEWS

  • The Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities is expanding behavioral health & addiction treatment services to youth and young adults in north Fulton County.   Read more here.
  • Read this to recognize the warning signs of suicide.   Get help by calling the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.
  • View the Fulton County Government Television (FGTV) news report about the expansion of services here -    https://youtu.be/nlGZeLzw3xU?t=993

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Fulton County is an equal opportunity employer encouraging diversity.   If you need reasonable modifications due to a disability, including communications in an alternate format, please contact (404) 613-1204.   For TDD/TTY or Georgia Relay Service Access, dial 711.