Support Groups

  • Athens, GA

    Project Safe

    Meetings for Athena, a skills-based group covering relationship topics, are held every Thursday, 12–1:30 p.m. Meetings for the New Beginnings Support Group are held every Monday, 6:30–8 p.m., with a dinner on the last Monday of the month. Childcare provided. 24-hour crisis hotline: 706-543-3331. Teen texting line: 706-765-8019. Business: 706-549-0922. Meeting information: 706-613-3357, ext. 770.

  • Caregivers' Support Group

    (Tuckston United Methodist Church) Find support with other caregivers. Non-denominational meetings are held the third Sunday of each month. 706-850-7272

  • Nuçi's Space

    Dudes Helping Dudes

    A weekly support group for anyone who identifies as a man. Park in the lot across the street on Williams Street. Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Park across the street.,

  • Athens, GA

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    If you want to drink, that's your business. If you want to stop, we can help. 706-389-4164,

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    Nature Therapy

    This series of classes focuses on various activities in therapeutic horticulture which is holistic wellness promoting socialization, relaxation, sensory stimulation, self-esteem, new skills and more. Saturdays through February, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. $240. 706-542-6156,

  • Nuçi's Space

    Mental Health Round Table

    This peer support group is open to anyone with a brain illness. Meets every Monday, 5:30–7:30 p.m.,

  • reBlossom Mama Baby Shop

    Breastfeeding Support Group

    Get expert tips from lactation counselors from By Your Leave and share experiences with other mothers. Wednesdays, 4 p.m. and Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.

  • reBlossom Mama Baby Shop

    New Mamas' Group

    Meet other parents with babies. Tuesdays, 10 a.m.

  • Sips Espresso Café

    Athens Autoimmune Support

    A support group for anyone who suffers form an autoimmune condition. Meetings are twice a month, Wednesdays.

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    Emotions Anonymous

    A 12-step program open to anyone with a desire to become well emotionally. Meets Sundays, 4–5 p.m. 706-202-7463,