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10 May 2016Women’s Treatment and Recovery Service Residential Program (WTRS) is OPEN
Women’s Treatment and Recovery Service Residential Program (WTRS) is OPEN
30 Dec 2015American Sign Language (ASL) Program
Services for individuals, who are deaf or hard of hearing.
29 Jun 2015New Services in Dahlonega
Dahlonega Intensive Residential Treatment facility
21 Oct 2013Avita Takes Over Opportunity House in Lavonia
Avita Community Partners of Northeast Georgia has officially taken over Opportunity House in Lavonia.
02 Jul 2012Banging out their fears and frustrations
Drum circle at Avita Gainesville Clubhouse helps troubled teens redirect their anger in a positive setting.
20 Jan 2012Avita Community Partners Opens White County Office
Avita Community Partners has opened an office in Cleveland, to serve adults with outpatient behavioral health needs.
12 Oct 2011Cynthia McLaughlin Appointed New CEO at Avita Community Partners
Cynthia McLaughlin is the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Avita Community Partners in Flowery Branch, GA.
06 Sep 2011Gainesville teen overcomes drugs, gang life with help of nonprofit
The clubhouse on the Gainesville downtown square opened three years ago. Since then, more than 150 adolescents have benefited from the counseling program.
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.

01 Jun 2009Novel H1N1 Flu Situation Update
Weekly Influenza Activity Estimates, Including Novel H1N1 Flu
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.
10 Apr 2009Avita Community Partners Names A New CEO
Avita Community Partners is pleased to announce Joe Rutherford has been named the organization's new chief executive officer (CEO).
16 Jan 2009Hall County Training for the 2009 Homeless Count
In partnership with the state Department of Community Affairs (DCA), Avita will conduct a count of homeless families and individuals in Hall County.
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 ...
05 Aug 2008CARF Surveyors: Exit Conference
Carf surveyors
06 Feb 2008Avita Community Partners Merchandise
Avita Community Partners Merchandise is now ready to be ordered.
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.
03 Dec 2007New Avita Look for Forsyth
New Avita look for Forsyth County Behavioral Health office.
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 Oct 2007Avita Staff Donated Toys to the Iglesia Pentecostal Church
Last fall, the Avita Northeast Hall Hub staff donated toys to the Iglesia Pentecostal Church.
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.