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How can you get free health care for your physical conditions?

www.needymeds.org/medical_clinics.taf?_function=state&state=GA

Helpline 800-503-6897


Where can you find mental health counseling for adults and children?

https://www.georgiacollaborative.com/providers/georgia-crisis-and-access-line-gcal/

Georgia Crisis and Access Line Call 800-715-4225

 


Where can you find substance abuse treatment or support?

www.freerehab.center/ci/ga-atlanta 1 888-501-8982

https://findtreatment.samhsa.gov 800-662-HELP (4357)

800-487-4889 (TDD), 877-767-8432 (Spanish)
Alcohol Anonymous in Atlanta: www.atlantaaa.org 404-525-3178
Narcotics Anonymous: https://www.na.org/


What kind of community resources and support exists for special needs toddlers, children and youth?

www.p2pga.org
www.dfcs.dhr.georgia.gov
www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-adhd
dph.georgia.gov/i-want


What types of health insurance exist for children?

www.peachcare.org
www.georgia-families.com
https://www.insurekidsnow.gov/coverage/ga/index.html


Are you homeless?

https://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/cgi-bin/id/city.cgi?city=atlanta&state=GA
https://www.gatewayctr.org/
www.shelterlistings.org
www.va.gov/homeless 877-424-3838


Are you a veteran?

Assistance Line: 800-827-1000
www.va.gov/rcs; Combat Call Center 877-WAR-VETS (24 hrs.)
Recovery Program for Military Sexual Trauma 404-321-6111, ext. 6958
www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org 800-273-TALK (8255) (24 hrs.)
www.va.gov/healtheligibility877-222-8387
www.dav.org/veterans/i-need-a-ride
www.vba.va.gov/VBA
www.atlanta.va.gov


How can you learn more about your medical conditions?

www.mayoclinic.com
https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/

https://www.webmd.com


How can you learn more about mental conditions and support groups?

www.mentalhealthamerica.net
www.nami.org
www.mentalhelp.net
www.narsad.org


What type of Medicaid insurance do you receive with SSI benefits?

www.cms.hhs.gov/home/Medicaid.asp 800-231-0979
www.dfcs.dhr.georgia.gov


What type of Medicare insurance do you receive with SSDI benefits?

www.medicare.gov 800-633-422


How can you contact your Congressperson about moving your disability case faster?

www.legis.state.ga.us
https://www.congressionalinstitute.org/contact-congress/


Where is the official site for the Social Security Administration?

www.ssa.gov


Do you need housing and have some income?

https://hopeatlanta.org/


Are you tired of waiting at a DFCS office to apply for public benefits?

Call the Atlanta Food Bank  at 404-892-3333, ext. 1 for pre-screening of public benefits eligibility. Or you can apply online at https://acfb.org

 

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