Please see below for an alphabetized list of Support Groups in your county. Support Group information is subject to change. Please contact the support group before you attend a meeting for the first time or if you have not attended recently. Some groups may take breaks at different times during the year. If you are interested in starting a support group and consideration for Brain Injury Association of Georgia affiliation contact us at – firstname.lastname@example.org
Macon Support Group
Central Georgia Rehab Hospital
3351 Northside Dr
Macon, GA 31210
Meetings held: Every 3rd Tuesday @ 6:00 P.M. You are invited to bring dish to share, voluntary, we eat first.
North Georgia Brain Injury Support Group
Jimmy Simpson Foundation
9558 N. Hwy 27
Rock Spring, GA 30739
Meetings Held: Every 2nd Tuesday @ 6:00 PM
Contact: Tina Lovern – (706) 375-9530 or email@example.com
CHATHAM COUNTY (2 Support Groups)
Rehabilitation Hospital of Savannah
6150 Seawright Drive (next to Benedictine High School)
Meetings Held: 3rd Thurs @ 5-6 PM
Athens Support Group
Saint Mary’s Hospital (5h floor, ADL room)
1230 Baxter Street
Athens, GA 30606
Meetings Held: Every 3rd Monday @ 7:00 P.M.
Floretta Johnson (706) 353-1892 or (706) 389-3550 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Janice Ward – (706)548-4397
Miracles Happen Support Group
Southern Regional Medical Center
11 Upper Riverdale Rd.
Riverdale, GA 30274
Meetings Held: Every 2nd Tuesday @ 7:00 P.M.
Pat Buice – (678) 773-4930 or email@example.com
Tiki Carter – (770) 402-4684 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Unlimited Possibilities Support Group
For all Brain Injuries (TBI/ABI)
Kennestone Hospital – Outpatient Rehab Center
100 Lacy St.
Marietta, GA 30066
View our Facebook Page here.
Meetings Held: Every 1st Tuesday @ 7 P.M.
Breakfast social every Friday at 10 AM at the Whistle Stop Cafe in Kennesaw. 1200 Ernest Barrett Parkway, Kennesaw, GA 30144. (Corner of Cobb Pkwy/Hwy 41 and Barrett Pkwy strip shopping center)
Kelly Campbell (678)677-2589 or email@example.com
DEKALB COUNTY (2 Support Groups)
Emory Support Group
Center for Rehab Medicine (Room 101)
1441 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30030
Meetings Held: Every 2nd Tuesday @ 6:30 P.M.
Carl Griffith – (404)409-9339 or Carlg1008acg@gmail.com
Pat Gartrell – (404)524-6097 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Esther Connor (Enews) – (404)731-5958 or email@example.com
VA Support Group
250 North Arcadia Ave.
Decatur, GA 30030
Peer Visit for Veteran: Need a Peer Visit? Contact Dr. Thomas or jane@braininjurygeorgia for Veteran or family phone peer visit
Meetings Held: Each 2nd Monday at 1:00 P.M. If the 2nd Monday falls on a Holiday the group will meet the following Monday.
Dr. Inge Thomas (404) 329-4654 or Inge.Thomas@va.gov
Blue Ridge Support Group
Meetings Held: Every 2nd Tuesday @ 6:00 P.M.
Contact Group Leader for meeting details:
Carolyn Stepp (706) 492-5308) or firstname.lastname@example.org
View out Facebook Page here.
Rome Support Group
For all Brain Injuries (TBI/ABI)
Floyd Behavioral Health
Windwood – main level conference room
306 Shorter Ave.
Rome, GA 30165
Meetings Held: Every 3rd Thursday @ 6 P.M.
FULTON COUNTY (3 Support Groups)
Mild Brain Injury Support MBISG
Peachtree Presbyterian Church
3434 Roswell Road
Atlanta, GA 30305
Meetings Held: Every 2nd Thursday @ 7:00 P.M.
Jean Kropa (770) 612-0612 or Kropa@bellsouth.net
Art Fuller – email@example.com
Jacques and Monique Hauss or firstname.lastname@example.org
North Fulton Support Group NFSG
If anyone is interested in starting a support group in the North Fulton/Alpharetta/Cumming area, please contact 404-712-5504 email@example.com
If you would to speak with someone who understands your challenges via a peer support call, please contact Waring Jackson 770-924-7609 (leave a message as calls are screened) or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Seminole Spirit, A Speech Language Improvement Group
We are a Toastmasters Speech Craft Group to help survivors improve their speech language articulation, which may include videotaping speeches.
North Brook Methodist Church House
50 Houze Way Rd
Roswell, GA 30075
Meetings held: 1st, 3rd, 5th Fri @ 12:00-2:00 PM, bring your lunch
Please Contact Support Group Leaders to confirm Meeting dates and agenda. Ask to be added to their email list.
Mark Halvorsen (404)434-7452 or Seekinmotion2015@gmail.com
Alex Hill (404) 514-5043 or email@example.com
Bill Peet (404) 255-5145 or firstname.lastname@example.org
View our Facebook Page here.
View our agenda here.
Brunswick & Golden Isles
“brainREconnect” Brain Injury Support Group – ABI/TBI
Outpatient Rehabilitation Care Center for Southeast Georgia Health Systems
2600 Wildwood Ave.
Brunswick, GA 31520
Meetings Held: 4th Wednesday 2:30 – 4:00PM
Royce Laidler MA, CCC/SLP, Director (912)506-0305 or email@example.com
Rhonda Hand, Co-Director, (912)638-6144 or 399-1450 or Rhondahand@gmail.com
“Divine Restoration Abounds”
Cup of Life Worship Center
108 Newton Road
Meetings Held: 3rd Thursday of each month 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Judi Collins (706)548-2660 or firstname.lastname@example.org
New Beginnings Brain Injury Support Group
Annandale Village – Patricia M. Brown Center for Programs
3500 Annandale Lane, Suwanee, GA 30024-2150
Meetings Held Monthly on 1st Friday 1:30-3:00 p.m.
Paige Havens – 678-938-4279 or email@example.com
Vickie Thomas – 770-945-8381 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Head Injury and Stroke Support Group
South Georgia Medical Center
2501 North Patterson St.
Valdosta, GA 31602
Meeting Location: Pearlman Cancer Center Conference Room Meetings Held: 2nd Tuesday of each month 6-7 PM (finger foods/snacks provided).
209 Pendleton Drive, Valdosta, GA (Next to the hospital)
Contact: RSVP Tina Miller (229)259-4292 or Tina.email@example.com
View our website here.
Columbus Brain Injury Support Group
Contact Kay Jones for meeting details.
Brain Injury (ABI/TBI) Support Group and Stroke Support Groups meet at different times.
Meetings held – Call Kay Jones to confirm location and times.
TBI/ABI: 710 Center St. — 4th Wed @ 6:30 PM –
Stroke: Georgia Regional Medical Center, 710 Center St., 10th Floor Lobby – Tues @ 2 PM
Northside Medical Center, 100 First Ct. – Sun @ 3 PM
Kay McCoy Jones: Home (706) 565-9298 or Cell (706) 325-2386 or Kaymccoy3@hotmail.com
The Disabled Adults and Caregivers Fellowship (DAAC)
Conyers Presbyterian Church
911 Main Street
Conyers, GA 30012
Meetings Held: 3rd Monday of each month – Meal/social 7:00 PM, Program 7:30 PM
Delores McDonald – Phone: (770) 981-8424 or Cell (404) 985-3156 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Augusta Brain Injury Support Group
NeuroRestorative of GA
2501 Center West Parkway
Augusta, GA 30909
Meetings Held: Every 2nd Thursday @ 6 P.M.
Patty Goolsby (706)0737-9300 or (706)840-9676 or Patty.email@example.com
Les Paul Morgan (803) 279-9611or (803)426-6356 or firstname.lastname@example.org
(Note: Les also leads a group in No. Augusta, SC. Contact Les for info)
SPAULDING / LAMAR / UPSON COUNTIES
If anyone is interested in starting a support group please contact BIAG.
If you need to speak to someone (peer phone support) contact:
Mark and Sharon Huey (770) 467-0365 leave a message or email email@example.com
“Hope” Southwest Georgia Support Group
Contact the Gipson’s for meeting details.
They also provide peer visit via phone.
If anyone is interested in starting a Support Group contact BIAG: 404-712-5504