Emergencies and After Hour Care

In case of a life-threatening emergency call 911.


After hours nurse line: 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. Call your 706-542-1162 during regular clinic hours.


UGA Resources



Mental Health Crisis: During work hours: 706-542-2273, After hours: 706-542-2200

UGA Police—After Hour Mental Health Crisis provided by CAPS
706-542-2200
www.police.uga.edu

 
Sexual Assault 24 Hour Hotline 706-542-SAFE; RSVP-Relationship and Sexual Violence Prevention and Advocacy Services

UHC Relationship & Sexual Violence Prevention (RSVP) Advocates, The Fontaine Center (24/7 hotline) 706-542-SAFE or 706-542-7233 (FREE and CONFIDENTIAL)
www.uhs.uga.edu/rsvp/rsvp-intro

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. Call your UHC clinic nurse during regular clinic hours.


UGA Campus Partnership


Christie Campus Health
UGA Christie Campus Resources gives you 24/7 access to counselors and mental health resources to help you cope with concerns that very from minor and manageable to severe. A 24/7/365 mental health support line for in-the-moment support and linkages to next steps, regardless of time of day or your location. Call us anytime, from any place at 833-910-3371.


Emergency Rooms


St. Mary’s Hospital ER
1230 Baxter Street, Athens
706-389-3000
www.stmarysathens.org/services/emergency-care

Piedmont Athens Regional ER
1199 Prince Avenue, Athens
706-475-7000
www.piedmont.org/emergency-services/emergency-home


In case of a life-threatening emergency call 911.


Crisis Resources


National Suicide Hotline
800-273-8255 or 877-784-2432 (Spanish)
suicidepreventionlifeline.org

National Poison Control
800-222-1222
www.poison.org

The Cottage Sexual Assault Center & Children’s Advocacy Center
(24/7 hotline) 877-363-1912
www.northgeorgiacottage.org

Project Safe - Abuse (Adult)
24/7 Crisis Line – 706-543-3331
www.project-safe.org

DFCS Child Protective Center - Report Abuse (Child)
855-422-4453, Project Safe 706-543-3331
www.dfcs.dhs.georgia.gov/cps-after-hours-call-center

Community Connection Information Referral Help Line - Social Service Agency
211
www.helplinecenter.org/2-1-1-community-resources/


After Hour Resources


Clinics:

University Health Center
Sunday Walk-In—Closed due to COVID response efforts
55 Carlton Street
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-1162
www.uhs.uga.edu/services/medical-clinics

Piedmont Quick Care – Athens
1270 Prince Avenue, Suite 202
Athens, GA 30606
706-475-1655
www.piedmont.org/locations/urgent-care-centers/urgent-care-home

Piedmont Urgent Care – Athens
485 Hwy 29 North
Athens, GA 30601
706-353-9300
www.piedmont.org/locations/urgent-care-centers/urgent-care-home

Piedmont Urgent Care – Watkinsville
1010 Village Drive
Watkinsville, GA 30677
706-769-0000
www.piedmont.org/locations/urgent-care-centers/urgent-care-home

Urgent Care at Oconee Health
1305 Jennings Mill Road, Suite 120
Watkinsville, GA 30677
706-552-1777
www.piedmont.org/locations/urgent-care-centers/urgent-care-home

Athens Orthopedic Clinic Urgent Care – Orthopedic Only
125 King Avenue
Athens, GA 30606
706-549-1663
athensorthopedicclinic.com/location/urgent-care-clinic/


Pharmacies:

University Health Center Pharmacy
55 Carlton Street, Athens GA 30602
706-542-9979
Mon - Fri 8am-6pm, Sun 10am-5pm (Fall & Spring semester hours)

College Station Kroger
2301 College Station Road, Athens GA 30605
706-353-6882
Store open 24 hours / Pharmacy open Mon - Fri 8am-9pm, Sat 9am-7pm, Sun 11am-6pm

CVS Pharmacy
795 Oglethorpe Ave, Athens GA 30606
706-549-6838
Store open 24 hours / Pharmacy open until midnight