Adult Behavioral Health Services

Adult Behavioral Health Programs

Here you can find information on the services we offer.
Locations and contact information:
Service Locations
Outpatient Services
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Include:
  • Psychiatry
  • Nursing Assessments
  • Individual, Group and Family Therapy
  • Telehealth Services
  • Peer Support Services
  • Case Management
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Home-based Services
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Medication Assistance Treatment (MAT)

For locations and contact information, please click the "Service Locations" button above.

Day Treatment Services
Services Include:
  • Psychosocial Rehabilitation – A therapeutic skill-building and recovery-promoting group for persons to gain the skills necessary to succeed in community settings and activities.
  • Peer Support – This group service is facilitated by certified peer specialists who are living their own recovery and understand what it takes to manage and overcome mental health and/or addictive disease problems. Structured activities occur that promote socialization, recovery, wellness, self-advocacy, development of natural supports, and maintenance of community living skills.
Provided at the following locations:

Ware Day Services
PSR / Peer Support

506 Brunel Street
Waycross, GA 31501
(912) 449-7241
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Supported Employment

Providing job training and job coaches to assist those who are currently in treatment services obtain and maintain stable and permanent employment.

Supported Employment Administrative Offices
506 Brunel Street
Waycross, GA 31501
(912) 449-7235
Monday - Thursday
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Closed for Lunch 12:00 - 12:30 PM

Residential Treatment Services

St. Illa Residential Treatment Center – 26 bed residential treatment program for men and women seeking recovery from substance use disorders.

St. Illa Crisis Stabilization Unit - 16 bed short term crisis stabilization program for persons experiencing mental health symptoms and/or substance use disorders, including detoxification. Services include psychiatric and medical evaluation, treatment, individual and group, and post-discharge aftercare planning.

3455 Harris Road
Waycross, GA 31501
(912) 449-7200 x8607

Garden Gate Residential Treatment Center - Women’s-specific 14 bed long-term intensive residential treatment program for mothers, including their dependent children, to achieve recovery from addictive disease. Priority for admission is given to pregnant IV & opioid users. 

852 Tiffany Lane
Waycross, GA 31503
(912) 449-7861

Supportive Housing Services - Providing independent residential supports for persons who are currently in mental health and/or addictive disease treatment and are homeless or having difficulty maintaining housing

3455 Harris Road
Waycross, GA 31503
(912) 449-7200 x8607

Accountability Court Services

Waycross Judicial Circuit Accountability Court Program – Provides mandatory group counseling and drug testing for first time offenders who are selected to participate and accept participation in this 18 month program as ordered by Judge Dwayne Gillis.

Provided at the following locations:

Ware County Accountability Court
800 Church Street, Suite 216-B
Waycross, GA 31501
(912) 287-4350

Coffee County Accountability Court
320 Madison Ave S
Douglas, GA 31533
(912) 384-4786


Medications are available for pickup at the client's behavioral health clinic within 2 business days of being called in to the pharmacy. Please call to speak with Unison's pharmacy staff or to request a refill.

1007 Mary Street
Waycross, GA 31503
(888) 635-3622
Monday, Wednesday & Thursday
7:30 AM - 5:45 PM
8:00 AM - 5:45 PM
Closed for Lunch 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

Unison Behavioral Health

empowering people to improve the quality of their lives.

Unison Behavioral Health is a leading provider of mental health, substance abuse and developmental disability services in southeast Georgia, serving residents in Atkinson, Bacon, Brantley, Charlton, Clinch, Coffee, Pierce, and Ware Counties. Unison Behavioral Health is not affiliated with the Unison Behavioral Health Group of Ohio.

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Unison Behavioral Health
1007 Mary Street, PO Box 1397
Waycross, GA 31503

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