Addiction Support Groups and Services
Recovery for Substance Abuse Group – for individuals in recovery from drugs and alcohol. Chaired by a recovering addict – 12 Step Program. Drug Addiction Support Group – Thursday at 6:30 PM. Meet at Calhoun Counseling Center, 654A Red Bud Road, in Calhoun. Phone 706-602-0339
A Christian Recovery Group – Monday at 7:00 PM at First Christian Church, 113 Park St. in Adairsville. Minister Lyle Lipps – 770-773-3951. Anyone trying to overcome addiction is welcome.
Narcotic Anonymous – Phone 706-625-8669 for meeting information
Narcotic Anonymous – Wednesday 7:00 PM Red Brick house behind – World Harvest Church on Red Bud Road (Old Calhoun Music Land) Phone 706-625-8669. Also, Mondays and Wednesdays at noon at Friendship Baptist.
Alcoholics Anonymous – Monday, Thursday and Saturday at 7:00 PM and Sunday at 2:00 at 318 N. River Street – rear of brick building next to Health Dept. All are welcome. Phone 706-255-0177
Celebrate Recovery – 12 Step Christian Based Support Group – Thursday at 7:00 PM. NorthPointe Church in Adairsville – Pastor Jim Pinkard. Call Stacy Parker 678-449-8918, 770-877-3752 or Randy McClure at 770-773-6175. Email: email@example.com
Celebrate Recovery Calhoun – Meets each Sunday, 4—6:30 p.m. at TrueNorth Missions and Ministry Center, 107 South Wall St, Calhoun. Call 706-676-8054
Celebrate Recovery – Meets each Saturday at 6:00 pm at East Calhoun Church of God, 401 Peters Street in Calhoun. The can sign Court documents for program certification. Call 706-629-0949 for more information.
Gordon County Aftercare Ministries – Help finding residences, jobs in the community, churches to attend and drug and alcohol treatment programs. P.O. Box 663, Calhoun, GA 30701-0663 Coordinator Kirk Schueman, Phone 770-624-9889 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Friendship Baptist Church Prison Aftercare/Drug Abuse Ministry – Offering support for those recently released from prison, those seeking help from an addiction and their families. Contact: 678-358-7767
Helpline Georgia (24/7) – Information and referral resources for Alcohol Abuse, Drug Abuse and Crime Victim Assistance. Statewide Toll-Free, Confidential 1-800-338-6745
Providence Men’s Shelter at 437 South Wall Street/Hwy. 41 in Calhoun. Ph: 706-629-1613
Behavioral Health Link—crisis hotline: 1.800.715.4225 available 24-7
SUICIDE PREVENTION Call the LIFELINE at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433) Spanish language 1-800-273-TALK, press 1. The LIFELINE is FREE, confidential, and always available. Help a loved one, a friend, or yourself.
Overeaters Anonymous – Meets Mondays at 6:30 at Belmont Baptist Church, 126 W. Belmont Drive, Building D. Phone: 770-382-1873
Family and Friends Support Groups
Autism Support Group – meets every second Tuesday from 6:00 – 7 :00 p.m. at Belwood Elementary School. Contact Jean Moorehead, 706-629-4474 ext. 8112
Families Anonymous – Thursdays at 7:30 PM Meeting held at Calhoun Counseling Center 654A Red Bud Road, Calhoun. Phone 706-602-0339 A 12-step self help recovery program for parents, relatives and friends concerned about drug or alcohol abuse. Attendees are given tools that provide hope and healthy ways to cope.
Nurturing Fathers – Learn new skills or strengthen your current skills! Call the Family Resource Center at 706-625-3311.
Al Anon Family Groups – Monday and Thursday at 8 p.m. in lower level at St. Mark’s In Dalton, 901 W. Emery St. Call 706-217-5953
ASCA/Adult Survivors of Childhood Abuse – meets Thursdays at 6:30 pm in Calhoun. Go to meetup.com or www.ascasupport.org for more information or to download the manual.
Moms in Touch – is a prayer group that meets once a week to pray for our children and their schools. Contact Karen Clark 625-0504 E-mail – email@example.com Web Site: www.momsintouch.org
Gordon County Domestic Violence Victim Support Group – Tuesdays from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Phone 706-625-5586 After hours emergency: 1-800-33HAVEN
Grief Support Group – Fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM Gordon Hospital’s Classroom A – Call 629-2895 ext 2203.
Healing Hearts – A monthly support group for family and friends who have lost a loved one by suicide. Meetings are the last Tuesday of each month at 5:30 pm. Call 706-413-2111 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Georgia Legal Services Program – 404-894-7707 or contact LEJO at 706-625-0658 for appointments on last Friday of each month.
Calhoun Pregnancy Center – Tuesdays from noon to 4 p.m. and Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Saturday and other times by Appointment. Offers pregnancy test kits, counseling, referrals and baby clothes and baby care items. Phone: 706-625-5768
Classes for Parents and Teens offered by Family Resource Center. Mondays from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. Learn new ways of handling troublesome issues. Phone: 706-625-3311, ext. 18.
Parenting Skills Class – For Families with children 0-12 years old offered by Family Resource Center. Mondays 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. The sessions include classes for children of all ages and dinner for the family. Phone: 706-625-3311, ext. 18.
Post Partum Depression Phone: 1-800-944-4PPD
Parent/Child Talk Line Phone: 1-800-244-5373
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance Peer lead group, http://dbsawgaconsumernetwork.wordpress.com/
NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group – For adults with mental health disorders and NAMI Family Support Group meet on Mondays from 6—7:30 pm at Rome 1st UMC at 202 E. 3rd Ave.
Alzheimer’s Assn. Support Group – Morning Pointe Assisted Living, 660 Jolly Rd., Calhoun. Call 706-629-0777
Heroes Great & Small – Support group for kids who have been maltreated. Call Harbor House in Rome: 706-235-5437 or visit website http://www.nwga-cac.org/