Region 6 Field Office

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

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


Sam Page, Acting Behavioral Health Regional Services Administrator
Valona Baldwin, Developmental Disabilities Regional Services Administrator

3000 Schatulga Road
Columbus, Georgia 31907-2435
Phone – (706) 565-7835

Guide to Community-Based Services in Region 6 (Updated May 2014)

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

The Region 6 Field Office plans and oversees a network of public mental health, developmental disabilities, addictive disease and prevention services for 31 counties.

Counties in this region include Butts, Carroll, Chattahoochee, Clay, Coweta, Crawford, Crisp,Dooly, Fayette, Harris, Heard, Henry, Houston, Lamar, Macon, Marion, Meriwether, Muscogee, Peach, Pike, Quitman, Randolph, Schley, Spalding, Stewart, Sumter, Talbot, Taylor, Troup, Upson and Webster.

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 6 FY 2017 Annual Plan

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

The Region 6 Advisory Council represents 31 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

Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Upson County Senior Center

302 S. Bethel Street, Thomaston, GA 30286

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Upson County Senior Center

302 S. Bethel Street, Thomaston, GA 30286

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Upson County Senior Center

302 S. Bethel Street, Thomaston, GA 30286

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Upson County Senior Center

302 S. Bethel Street, Thomaston, GA 30286

Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Upson County Senior Center

302 S. Bethel Street, Thomaston, GA 30286

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Upson County Senior Center

302 S. Bethel Street, Thomaston, GA 30286

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Upson County Senior Center

302 S. Bethel Street, Thomaston, GA 30286

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Upson County Senior Center

302 S. Bethel Street, Thomaston, GA 30286