4 Alcohol and Drug Rehab Centers in Athens, Georgia

Nestled right at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Athens, Georgia offers mountain vistas, beautiful architecture, and a Victorian-era downtown packed with tasty restaurants and eclectic shops. With several excellent rehab centers, patients can go through rehab and then enjoy all that the town has to offer. Excellent lodging options are available for patients and their families, and after rehab, patients can find work in the city without a problem.

Athens Weather

Located in the humid subtropical climate zone, Athens has mild winters and hot, humid summers. The average high temperatures in the summer are in the upper 80s, while the average high temperatures in the winter stay in the 50s. The city averages around 49.7 inches of rain annually. Patients enjoying the wonderful weather in Athens may want to grab an umbrella in January, February, and March, since the city enjoys more rain during these months.

Athens Rehab Centers

Patients that need rehabilitation services can choose from several Athens rehab centers, including the Advantage Behavioral Health Systems Miles Street Clinic. This clinic offers dual diagnosis addiction treatment, substance abuse treatment, and detoxification services. Short-term, residential inpatient programs and outpatient treatment programs are available.

The Athens Area Commencement Center offers multiple services, such as buprenorphine and suboxone treatment, detoxification, and substance abuse treatment services. Programs include inpatient partial hospitalization programs, outpatient treatment, work programs, and day treatment programs.

DM and ADR Inc also offers rehabilitation services in Athens, including methadone maintenance and detoxification, substance abuse treatment, and detoxification services. Only outpatient programs are available and the center accepts several methods of self-payment.

Georgia Therapy Associates Inc provides patients with detoxification, methadone detoxification, methadone maintenance, and substance abuse treatment services. Outpatient treatment is provided and treatment programs include programs for seniors, gays, lesbians, individuals with HIV/Aids, women, men, and pregnant women. Dual diagnosis treatment programs are also provided.

Airport Information

The closest airport for patients and family members to use is the Athens Ben Epps Airport, which is located right in Athens. However, it is a very small airport, so many patients and their families fly into the area at Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport, which is only about 64 miles away.

Athens Lodging

Since many of Athen's rehab facilities offer outpatient programs, patients may need to find local lodging and family members that want to visit will need local accommodations. For patients that prefer staying in a Bed and Breakfast, the Colonels on Angel Oak Farms offers a unique place to stay. Other options patients and family members can consider for quality accommodations include Country Inn & Suites, Hotel Indigo-Athens, and Candlewood Suites, which offers extended stay options. Low cost options include the Budget Host Inn and America's Best Inn.

Employment Options in Athens

Multiple employment options are available for patients that want to find work after completing rehab. Local companies that are hiring include Pacesetter Delivery, PruittHealth Hospice, Northridge Medical Center, Benson's Hospitality Group, Athens City of Commerce, AT&T, and Athens Ford.

**The facilities and organizations mentioned in this article are not affiliated with RehabCenter.net

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