Region 5 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: 912-303-1649
Fax: 912-351-6309


Jose Lopez, Behavioral Health Regional Services Administrator
Katherine McKenzie, Developmental Disabilities Regional Services Administrator

1915 Eisenhower Drive, Building 7
Savannah, GA  31406
Phone: (912) 303-1670
Fax: (912) 303-1681

Guide to Community-Based Services in Region 5 (Updated May 2014)

Locate a mental health or substance abuse service provider

Locate a developmental disabilities service provider
(Updated January 2015)
An alphabetical list of approved providers in the Region 5 geographical area.

The Region 5 Field Office plans and oversees a network of public mental health, developmental disabilities, addictive disease and prevention services for 34 counties.

Counties in this region include Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Bleckley, Brantley, Bryan, Bulloch, Camden, Candler, Charlton, Chatham, Clinch, Coffee, Dodge, Effingham, Evans, Glynn, Jeff Davis, Johnson, Laurens, Liberty, Long, McIntosh, Montgomery, Pierce, Pulaski, Tattnall, Telfair, Toombs, Treutlen, Ware, Wayne, Wheeler and Wilcox.

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 5 FY 2017 Annual Plan

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

The Region 5 Advisory Council represents 34 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 Location Address

Monday, January 25, 2016

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, February 22, 2016

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, March 28, 2016

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, April 18, 2016

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, May 23, 2016

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, June 27, 2016

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, July 25, 2016

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, August 22, 2016

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, September 26, 2016

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, October 24, 2016

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, November 28, 2016

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, January 23, 2017

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, February 27, 2017

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, March 27, 2017

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, April 24, 2017

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, May 22, 2017

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513

Monday, June 26, 2017

Sarah's Restaurant

1686 Golden Isle West, Baxley, GA 31513