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A Better Tomorrow

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An eJournal of the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities                  

Office of Addictive Diseases 

Governor Proclaims Addiction Recovery Awareness Day

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This is "living, breathing proof that recovery is real."

- Governor Brian Kemp

 

Pictured with DBHDD Commissioner Judy Fitzgerald (4th from right); Neil Campbell, Jeff Breedlove,

and Pierre Mancini from GCSA; Attorney General Chris Carr; and 13 influencers featured in the GEORGIA RECOVERS campaign. 

Quarterly Report - Q4/2019

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"When a client walks in our doors, they've made that first step of admitting that they need help."

 - Wendy Felix, Ogeechee

Quarterly Report  Q3/2019

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"I've seen clients in tears because we've given them hope where it did not exist before they sat down."

 - Nikki Smith, McIntosh Trail 

Quarterly Report Q2/2019

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"When I come to work, I say hello to everyone with a big smile. They don't want someone coming in grumpy. They need somebody to smile and show that life can be good."

 - Vivian Hunter, Quentin's Place

Quarterly Report Q1/2019

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"Rarely do we have anyone not take advantage of the opportunity to learn their HIV status."

 - Narsheba Aasir, MARR