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 www.athenshealth.org/athens-urgent-care
Athens Regional Medical Center
Regional First Care – Medical Only
1960 Experiment Station, Watkinsville 706-769-0000 www.athenshealth.org/athens-urgent-care
Athens Orthopedic Clinic Urgent Care
– Orthopedic Only
125 King Avenue, Athens 706-549-1663 athensorthopedicclinic.com/location/urgent-care-clinic/
Emergency Rooms Location Phone Website
St. Mary's Hospital ER 1230 Baxter Street, Athens 706-389-3000 www.stmarysathens.org/services/emergency-care
Athens Regional Medical Center ER 1199 Prince Avenue, Athens 706-475-7000 www.athenshealth.org/emergency


Crisis Resource Phone Numbers Websites
National Poison Control 800-222-1222 www.poison.org
National Suicide Hotline 800-273-8255 or 877-784-2432(Spanish) www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org
Sexual Assault/Rape – The Cottage Sexual Assault Center & Children’s Advocacy Center (24/7 hotline) 877-363-1912 www.northgeorgiacottage.org
Abuse (Adult) – Project Safe 24-Hour Crisis Hotline – 706-543-3331 www.project-safe.org
Abuse (Child) – Report to DFCS Child Protective Center 855-422-4453,
Project Safe 706-543-3331
www.dfcs.dhs.georgia.gov/cps-after-hours-call-center
Social Agency – Community Connection Information Referral Help Line 211 communityconnection211.org
After Hour Mental Health Crisis - Contact UGA Police 706-542-2200 www.police.uga.edu


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