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The Help List provides additional information about services available in Dawson County and beyond. Dawson County Library is not responsible for content displayed on external websites.

Emergency

** Call 911 for Emergency, Police, Fire, or Ambulance **

  • American Red Cross
    • 1-800-733-2767
    • Dawsonville Chapter: 706-265-4050
    • NE Georgia Chapter (Gainesville): 770-532-8453
Basic Needs, Housing, & Utilities
Community
Counseling & Support Programs
  • Avita Community Partners
    • 24 Hour line: 1-800-347-5827
    • 678-866-8777 for Behavioral Health Services
    • (678) 866-8616 or (678) 866-8618 for Developmental Disability Services
    • 671 South Lumpkin Campground Road Dawsonville, GA 30534
  • Disaster Distress Helpline
    • 1-800-985-5990
    • Text: Send TalkWithUs to 66746
    • Español: 1-800-985-5990 y oprime “2” o envíe un texto con el mensaje “HABLANOS” al 66746
Criminal Justice/Legal Services
  • Dawson County District Attorney
    • 706-344-3620
    • 25 Justice Way, Suite 3321, Dawsonville, GA 30534
  • Dawson County Public Defenders’ Office
    • 706-216-3853
    • 1 Courthouse Square, Dawsonville, GA 30534
Education
Family and Children Services
Government
Health Care/Medical Support
Senior Services

Assisted Living in Georgia

Transportation

Veteran’s Affairs