31 May 2011Unit provides hope for addicts and mentally ill
When the stabilization unit run by Avita Community Partners opened April 1, the beds were full in four days. The unit, which provides short-term residential psychiatric care and substance abuse detoxification, is heading up the state's push to move mentally ill individuals out of state ...
15 Apr 2011Crisis Stabilization Unit
A new 16-bed crisis stabilization unit in Flowery Branch is the first of many new community mental health services the state began rolling out in North Georgia in the month of April.
14 Apr 2011Avita seeks to open new center in White County
Avita Community Partners, which contracts with the state to provide mental health services in Georgia, has been working with White County officials to find local office space.
07 May 2009Recent Flu Outbreak (H1N1 Strain) 1.0
No doubt, every person who works at Avita is aware of the recent outbreak of a newly identified strain of viral infection known as the Swine Flu.
09 Sep 20082008 Legislative Luncheon
A number of legislators and elected officials from the Northeast Georgia gathered at the Thurmond Tanner facility on August for the 4th Annual 2008 Legislative Luncheon.
County Commissioners, State Senators and State Representatives learned about issues surrounding mental health, ...
09 Sep 2008Best of Cumming 2008
The Cumming Hub in Forsyth County was given an award by the US Local Business Association (USLBA) for achieving exceptional marketing success in their community in Mental Health Services.
Accepting the award was Steve Sorrell's, Area Service Director for Forsyth County and Cathy ...
03 Dec 2007Forsyth Receives Funding for Senior Services
Forsyth County Behavioral Health collaborated with the Senior Center to obtain funding through United Way to offer individual and group counseling services to the seniors of Forsyth County.
01 Nov 2007Conrad's Garden Center
Conrad's Garden Center in Oakwood is a true community partner - having donated various items to Avita on numerous occassions, according to Rosa Boster, of the Mabry Road facility.
01 Aug 20072007 Legislative Luncheon
A number of elected officials gathered at the Thurmond Tanner Facility at Flowery Branch for the 2007 Legislative Luncheon. County commissioners, state senators and state representatives were involved in discussions about upcoming legislation and initiatives that could affect consumer services.