University Health Center, University of Georgia

Emergencies and After Hour Care

In case of a life-threatening emergency call 911.

If you are a patient of the University Health Center and wish to speak with a nurse for illness or injury advice, call 855-622-1909.
*Please note* This after-hours advice service is available only when UHC is closed.

Urgent Care Centers Location Phone Website
Athens Regional Medical Center
Regional First Care – Medical Only
485 Hwy 29 North, Athens 706-353-6000
Athens Regional Medical Center
Regional First Care – Medical Only
1960 Experiment Station, Watkinsville 706-769-0000
Athens Orthopedic Clinic Urgent Care
– Orthopedic Only
125 King Avenue, Athens 706-549-1663
Emergency Rooms Location Phone Website
St. Mary's Hospital ER 1230 Baxter Street, Athens 706-389-3000
Athens Regional Medical Center ER 1199 Prince Avenue, Athens 706-475-7000

Crisis Resource Phone Numbers Websites
National Poison Control 800-222-1222
National Suicide Hotline 800-273-8255 or 877-784-2432(Spanish)
UHC Relationship & Sexual Violence Prevention (RSVP) Advocates (24/7 hotline) 706-542-SAFE or 706-542-7233
The Cottage Sexual Assault Center & Children’s Advocacy Center (24/7 hotline) 877-363-1912
Project Safe - Abuse (Adult) 24/7 Crisis Line – 706-543-3331
DFCS Child Protective Center - Report Abuse (Child) 855-422-4453,
Project Safe 706-543-3331
Community Connection Information Referral Help Line - Social Service Agency 211
UGA Police - After Hour Mental Health Crisis 706-542-2200

After Hour Pharmacies Location Phone Hours
College Station Kroger 2301 College Station Road, Athens GA 30605 706-353-6882 24/7
CVS Pharmacy 796 Oglethorpe Ave, Athens GA 30606 706-549-6838 24/7