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The News & Information Section enables you to keep abreast of the latest developments at the Fulton County Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities (BHDD).   To learn about past news and initiatives,  you may access the archives below that  are listed by date.

 

LATEST NEWS

  • DECEMBER 14, 2017 - The Fulton County Department of BHDD will host a free presentation titled :"Opioid Addiction: What You Don't Know May Kill You!" on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 10:00 AM at the Dorothy C. Benson Senior Multipurpose Facility, 6500 Vernon Woods Drive, Sandy Springs, GA 30328.   This presentation is free & open to the public.   For more information, please call (404) 613-3789.  

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  • Fulton County Government offices will close on November 23rd & 24th for the Thanksgiving holiday  

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AUGUST 2, 2017

FULTON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTH & DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES ANNOUNCES THE AGENCIES THAT WILL PROVIDE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES TO COUNTY RESIDENTS

  • River Edge Behavioral Health Center (www.river-edge.org)  - will provide adult behavioral health services at three locations in Fulton County: North Fulton Service Center, Center for Health & Rehabilitation, & South Fulton Service Center  
  • Chris 180 (www.chris180.org)  - Contracted to provide services for children & adolescents at the Oak Hill Child, Adolescent & Family Center, Fulton County Clubhouse for Youth, & Adamsville Health Center.

All vendors will begin providing behavioral health services on January 1, 2017. Chris 180 will takeover grant-funded services and the operations of the Fulton County Clubhouse for Youth beginning October 1, 2017.  (For further details, check out the August News link in the News & Information section).

For more information about the transition of behavioral health services, please call Brian Williams, Program Evaluation Specialist, at (404) 613-3789, or by email at: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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FULTON COUNTY APPROVES CONTRACT TO OUTSOURCE

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Board of Commissioners

 

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