Region 2 Field Office

For emergency mental health, developmental disability or addictive disease services, call:

Georgia Crisis & Access Line: 1-800-715-4225

For non-emergency developmental disability services, call:

Intake & Evaluation Team 
Phone: 706-792-7741 
Toll Free:  1-877-551-4897

Dawn Peel, Behavioral Health Regional Services Administrator
Karla Brown, Developmental Disabilities Regional Services Administrator

3405 Mike Padgett Highway, Building 3
Augusta, GA 30906
Phone – (706) 792-7733
Fax – (706) 792-7740
Toll Free – 1-866-380-4835

Guide to Community-Based Services Available in Region 2 (Updated April 2018)

Locate a Behavioral Health (BH) or Intellectual Developmental Disabilities (IDD) service provider

The Region 2 Field Office plans and oversees a network of public mental health, developmental disabilities, addictive disease and prevention services for 33 counties.

Counties in this region include Baldwin, Barrow, Bibb, Burke, Clarke, Columbia, Elbert, Emanuel, Glascock, Greene, Hancock, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jenkins, Jones, Lincoln, Madison, McDuffie, Monroe, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Putnam, Richmond, Screven, Taliaferro, Twiggs, Walton, Warren, Washington, Wilkes, and Wilkinson.

To receive information about available services and providers, become a provider, provide feedback about services, or make a complaint, contact the regional field office or visit the Georgia Collaborative ASO website.

Advisory Council

Region 2 Priorities 2017-18

DBHDD Regional Advisory Councils are created and authorized pursuiant to O.C.G.A. Section 37-1-20.

The Region 2 Advisory Council represents 33 counties in the region. Members are appointed by their county commissioners; they are business and civic leaders with a strong interest in mental health, developmental disabilities and addictive diseases as well as consumers or family members of consumers.

The role of the Advisory Council is to promote public awareness of mental health, developmental disabilities, and addictive diseases disorders, and to help the public better understand consumers and their needs and services. Council members stay informed about local needs and issues, and serve as advocates with public officials. The main objective of the council is to assist the department in fulfilling its vision of "easy access to high-quality care that leads to a life of recovery and independence for the people we serve."

Meeting Schedule

Date Agenda Summary Meeting

Thursday, August 10, 2017




Thursday, October 10, 2017




Thursday, December 14, 2017




Thursday, February 15, 2018




Thursday, April 19, 2018





Thursday, June 21, 2018




Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are held  from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the Region 2 Field Office (30450 Mike Padgett Hwy, Bldg 3, Augusta, GA 30906), Veteran's Memorial Park (3500A Hog Mountain Rd, Watkinsville, GA 30677) or Navicent Health Rehab. Hospital (3351 Northside Dr., Macon,GA)