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

THE MAYOR'S SEASONED BALL WAS A NIGHT TO REMEMBER FOR A GROUP OF PEOPLE FROM THE FULTON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTH & DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES (BHDD)            

Mayors Ball

ABOVE: Nine adults with intellectual & developmental disabilities (IDD), five families members, and five Behavioral Health employees attended the Mayor's Seasoned Ball on October 11th at the Georgia World Congress Center.   This annual event is hosted by Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms & recognizes the contributions of seniors to the City of Atlanta.  

BHDD employees volunteered to assist individuals with getting dressed, and hair and makeup. The nine individuals who attended the event receive services at one of the three Training Centers operated by the Fulton County Department of BHDD.                          

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MORE NEWS

  • The Fulton County Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) in collaboration with the Fulton County Board of Health has been awarded a $2.5 million federal grant to serve minority men with HIV, and those at high risk.      Read more about the grant award here.
  • 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.