Special Populations Resources / Help List

This list is provided by the Student Affairs Office and subject to change.

Please contact the Special Populations Coordinator at 770-533-7005 for more information and resources.

Resource Contact Info Services
AlcoholEdu http://www.everfi.com/login
registration code: 339a3955
AlcoholEdu is an online learning platform to educate and motivate students to use alcohol safely in order to establish a lifelong pattern of moderation in drinking or abstaining and recognize harmful behaviors associated with drinking and drug use.
AVITA Community Partners www.avitapartners.org
Assistance in a 14 county area for mental health, counseling, addiction, detoxification
Chattahoochee Baptist Association 770-532-3371 Food Pantry/Resources in Hall County area
Domestic Violence Hotline and Access to Area Shelter Email: info@familyhaven.org
Hotline: 1-800-887-1121
Domestic violence counseling and shelter in the Forsyth County area
Gateway Battered Women’s Shelter 770-536-5860 Shelter and counseling for women and children in Hall County
Georgia Department of Human Services (DHR) http://dhr.georgia.gov/portal/site/DHS Multiple types of services: Child Support, Aging, Family and Children, Residential Child Care, Food Stamps
GHAIN (Action Ministries) 770-531-1440 Assistance with utilities and rent through a coalition of churches
Hall Area Transit (HAT) & Dial- a Ride www.gainesville.org/hall-area-transit 770-503-3333 Bus routes in Gainesville/ Hall County and Individual Transportation through Dial- a Ride services
National Depression Hotline 1-800-826-3632 Telephone counseling
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ 1-800-273-TALK (8255) Telephone counseling
Ninth District Opportunity 770-534-8826 Help with utilities/shelter
Peach Care for Kids 877-427-3224 Insurance for Children
Sexual Harassment Prevention http://www.everfi.com/login
registration code: cf4788f9
Sexual Harassment Prevention is an online learning platform to educate students about how to recognize and respond to sexual assault and harassment. The course uses realistic scenarios students can relate to as well as interactive elements that keep learners engaged throughout the course.
St. Joseph Food Pantry 770-205-7969 Food Pantry/Resources in Forsyth County area
United Way of Forsyth County www.unitedwayforsyth.com
211 or 404-614-1000
Multiple Services in Forsyth County
United Way of Hall County www.unitedwayhallcounty.org
211 or 770-534-0617
Multiple services in Gainesville and Hall County
United Way of Northeast Georgia http://www.unitedwaynega.org/help.htm United Way of Northeast Georgia’s list of multiple services in Clarke, Jackson, Banks, Barrow and surrounding counties