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. Call your UHC clinic nurse during regular clinic hours.

Urgent Care Centers

Piedmont Athens Regional First Care – Medical Only
485 Hwy 29 North, Athens
706-353-6000
www.athenshealth.org/athens-urgent-care

Piedmont Athens 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

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.athenshealth.org/emergency

Crisis Resources

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

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

UHC Relationship & Sexual Violence Prevention (RSVP) Advocates
(24/7 hotline) 706-542-SAFE or 706-542-7233
www.uhs.uga.edu/rsvp/rsvp-intro

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
communityconnection211.org

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

After Hour Pharmacies

College Station Kroger
2301 College Station Road, Athens GA 30605
706-353-6882
24/7

CVS Pharmacy
795 Oglethorpe Ave, Athens GA 30606
706-549-6838
Store open 24 hours / Pharmacy open until 12:00am