Resource Directory

Agency Phone Number Address Description
678-574-6488
5496 Highway 92
Acworth, GA 30102

Furtah Preparatory School is a private, non-profit, educational institution dedicated to students who learn differently.  

678-960-5251
360 Franklin Drive
Dacula, GA 30019

Gentility proudly offers un paralleled residential, community, and adult day program services for individuals with developmental disabilities. 

770-457-5577
Atlanta Psychological Services
2308 Perimeter Park Drive, Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30341

Dr. George specializes in the assessment and treatment of emotional and behavioral disorders including posttraumatic stress, attention problems, anxiety disorders, depression, and disruptive behavior disorders. Additionally, Dr. George has supervised experience and formal training in play therapy for children with grief and loss and posttraumatic stress. He also specializes in psychological evaluations, including psychoeducational, psychosexual, and parental fitness evaluations.

404-885-1234
800-537-2329
1 West Court Square #625
Decatur, GA 30030

The independent, federally-mandated protection and advocacy system for people with disabilities in Georgia

The Georgia Association for Behavior Analysis (GABA) was founded in 2001 to provide: (1) a professional network and resource for behavior analysts in Georgia; (2) a forum for members to collaborate, disseminate recent research, share ideas, and discuss needs; (3) a voice to promote the ethical and effective use of behavior analysis; (4) a resource for those seeking ABA services in Georgia; (5) the organization of an annual regional ABA conference; and (6) a provider of continuing education for professionals in Georgia.

706-542-1360
Institute on Human Development & Disability ​
850 College Station Road
Athens, Georgia 30602-4806

GAPSE promotes national, state, and local policy development which enhances the social and economic inclusion and empowerment of individuals with disabilities.

770-360-1336
13660 New Providence Road
Alpharetta, GA 30004-3413

GAPSEC serves as a coordinating organization of independent and private schools that have a primary mission or have within their mission a distinct special program that focuses on students with learning disabilities, issues, and differences.

404-657-2850
888-651-8224
2 Peachtree Street, NW 11th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303

This program enhances the capacity of families to meet the special needs of their child in order to ensure that each young child with significant developmental delays achieves his or her maximum developmental potential.

404-292-5312 (Voice/TTY)
800-541-0710 (Voice/TTY)
TTY: 404-381-8447 (VP)
4151 Memorial Drive
Suite 103-B
Decatur, GA 30032

To serve individuals who are Deaf, Deaf-Blind, Late–deafened, people with Hearing Loss, and others with respect to all communication modes; by providing support services, advocacy, and education, which foster self-determination, empowerment and independence.

(404) 527-7155
(800) 527-7105
6065 Roswell Rd #715
Atlanta, Georgia 30328-4030

The foundation seeks to improve the quality of life for people with epilepsy and their families through community education activities for all age levels and a comprehensive set of client service programs.

404-634-4222
1945 Cliff Valley Way, Suite 220
Atlanta, GA 30329

A community based non-profit organization that provides services to people with developmental disabilities, as well as support to their families.

404-659-0214
114 Baker Street, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30308

Makes every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.

1 (706) 799-5225
Georgia Council of the Blind Treasurer
P.O. Box 381
Trion, Georgia 30753

The Georgia Council of the Blind is a non-profit consumer organization affiliated with the American Council of the Blind and strives to elevate the social, economic, and cultural levels of the blind. GCB works hard to educate the public about the problems of blindness and the needs and capabilities of the blind.

404.657.2126
888.275.4233
2 Peachtree St. NW
Suite 26-246
Atlanta, GA 30303

GCDD mission is to bring about social and policy changes that promote opportunities for persons with developmental disabilities and their families to live, learn, work, play and worship in Georgia communities.

404-656-4507
2 Peachtree Street, NW
Atlanta, GA 30303

Provides Georgians with access to affordable, quality health care through effective planning, purchasing and oversight.  

(404) 656-2800
(800) 311-3627
205 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive SE
Atlanta, GA 30334

It is the mission of the Department of Education to function as a service-oriented and policy-driven agency that meets the needs of local school systems as they go about the business of preparing all students for college or a career in a safe and drug-free environment where we ensure that no child is left behind.

(404) 656-3963
(404) 657-9968 (Special Education Support)

Includes programs and services that support local school districts in their efforts to provide special education and related services to students with disabilities.

1-800-436-7442

The Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) is the part of DHS that investigates child abuse; finds foster homes for abused and neglected children; helps low income, out-of-work parents get back on their feet; assists with childcare costs for low income parents who are working or in job training; and provides numerous support services and innovative programs to help troubled families.

800.228.4992
404-521-9100 (Voice)
251 S.L. White Blvd.
LaGrange, GA 30241

Georgia Interpreting Services Network (GISN) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit sign language interpreting agency. GISN has provided qualified, certified, and professional interpreting services throughout the state of Georgia since 1987.

404-656-3963
205 Jesse Hill Jr. Dr. SE
Atlanta, GA 31313

Provides valuable information for students with disabilities, teachers, families, administrators, and other interested individuals regarding services and supports.

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