To access emergency assistance through the Salvation Army in Ben Hill County contact:
Ben Hill Family Connection
GeorgiaCares is a public-private partnership, administered by the Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS) Division of Aging Services (DAS). GeorgiaCares provides free, unbiased and factual information and assistance to Medicare beneficiaries and their caregivers with health and drug plans. GeorgiaCares is the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) for Georgia.
GeorgiaCares helps people with Medicare understand their benefits and make informed decisions about health care options.
Phone: 1-866-552-4464 (Option 4)
This program provides information and support for anyone who is raising a child that is not their biological child, such as a grandparent, sibling, aunt/uncle, family friend, or teacher.
Speak to a Kinship Care Navigator:
GA Legal Services Program provides free legal help to those in need of service in the following areas:
You can meet with a representative of GA Legal Services on the 4th Friday of every month from 9:30 am - 12:00 pm at the Fitzgerald/ Ben Hill Public Library
You can also call: 1-800-735-4271
Homeless Shelter for women and children in Tifton, GA.
For more information call:
A Homeless Shelter and outreach program for men.
26 Beech St,
Tifton, GA 31794
Need Someone to Talk To?
We're Here To Listen!
1-844-326-5400 Call or Text
We are individuals in recovery from a substance use disorder with a message of hope. We believe that freedom from addiction is real and available to all. With this belief at the core of all we do, we are here to listen with empathy and support. Building on strengths, abilities, and resilience, we advocate and celebrate all pathways to recovery for you, your family, and your community.
The CARES Warm Line is answered by Certified Addiction Recovery Empowerment Specialists, also called 'recovery coaches'. We are here to encourage and support you on your individual path to recovery.
Frequently Asked Questions:
When can I call?
8:30 a.m. - 11:OO p.m., 365 days/year.
What do people talk about?
Are calls confidential?
All calls care completely private. People in crisis may be referred to the Georgia Crisis and Access line or emergency services, if deemed necessary.
What does it cost?
Peer support is completely free. However, charges may apply, depending on your carrier and plan.
Who can call?
Anyone needing assistance or support through the recovery process, including family members, friends, and other allies.
Call or Text 844-326-5400
We provide information, resources, and treatment suggestions for people battling addiction and related conditions.
At DrugRehab.com, our mission is to equip patients and families with the best information, resources and tools to overcome addiction and pursue lifelong recovery.
Penfield Christian Homes offers a successful recovery program to reclaim the lives of adult men and women suffering from addiction to drugs and alcohol. We also provide support and counseling for their families. The program at Penfield teaching Science Based Recovery as well as Relapse Prevention from a Christian perspective.
This is a resource guide for the Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County community. If you have questions or need help using this guide e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call Family Connection at 229-457-4109.
Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Library
Established over one-hundred years ago with its first collection coming from local donations and fundraisers, the Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Library has a long history of community support and engagement. | Our History
Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Library
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