Community Resources

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)

www.chadd.org/

Coastal Georgia Autism Network

coastalgeorgiaautismnetwork.com/

If you live in the Coastal Georgia or Low Country area and you live with someone who is on the Autism spectrum or you care for someone who is on the Autism spectrum or you ARE the person on the Autism spectrum, join our network.

Epilepsy Foundation of Georgia

6065 Roswell Road, Suite 715
Atlanta, GA 30328
404.527.7155
toll free 800.527.7105
epilepsyga.org

The Epilepsy Foundation of Georgia (EFGA) is the only health agency in Georgia dedicated to serving more than 150,000 Georgians who have epilepsy and seizure disorders statewide. The foundation seeks to improve the quality of life for people with epilepsy and their families through community education activities for all age levels and comprehensive set of client service programs. The foundation also reaches out to the community at large to reduce the stigma that is often attached to epilepsy and educate the public on seizure recognition and first aid.

Georgia Council for the Hearing Impaired (GACHI) Savannah Office

6815 Forest Park Drive, Unit 123
Savannah, GA 31406
912.200.4161 (Voice/TTY)
www.gachi.org/about-us/

To serve individuals who are Deaf, Deaf-Blind, Late–deafened, people with Hearing Loss, and others with respect to all communication modes; by providing support services, advocacy, and education, which foster self-determination, empowerment and independence. Established in 1987, Georgia Council for the Hearing Impaired, Inc. is a statewide nonprofit organization that provides a variety of assistive services to the deaf and hard of hearing, their family members, friends, local, state and federal agencies.

Georgia Crisis Access Line

1.800.715.4225
mygcal.com

Help is available 24/7 for problems with mental health, drugs or alcohol.

Job Accommodation Network (JAN)

askjan.org/

If you have questions about workplace accommodations, we can help.

Living Independence for Everyone (LIFE)

5105 Paulsen Street Suite 143-B
Savannah, GA 31405
912.920.2414
www.lifecil.com

The mission of Living Independence for Everyone (LIFE), Inc. is to level the playing field for people with disabilities in order to create a world in which EVERYONE can fully participate. The primary goal of LIFE is to give the right tools to individuals with disabilities so they can become as independent and as fully involved in their community as they want to be.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Savannah Chapter

7805 Waters Ave. Suite 2B
Savannah, GA 31406
912.353.7146
www.namisavannah.org

NAMI Savannah is one of over 1,500 affiliates in communities across the country made up of individuals living with a mental illness and their families and friends. We are a grassroots, self-help, support, education and advocacy organization dedicated to improving the lives of all those affected by serious mental illness. Our mission is to eradicate the stigma associated with these illnesses and to promote research into the causes of and treatments for mental illness. We offer an array of free educational and support programs for individuals and their families.

National Federation of the Blind

National Federation of the Blind
200 East Wells Street
at Jernigan Place
Baltimore, MD 21230
410.659.9314
nfb.org/

The National Federation of the Blind knows that blindness is not the characteristic that defines you or your future. Every day we raise the expectations of blind people, because low expectations create obstacles between blind people and our dreams. You can live the life you want; blindness is not what holds you back.

Savannah Center for Blindness and Low Vision

1141 Cornell Avenue
Savannah, GA 31406
912.236.4473
www.savannahcblv.org

Savannah CBLV offers programs and services that promote independence and dignity for people who are vision impaired or blind, their family, friends and the community.

Savannah Speech and Hearing

1206 East 66th Street
Savannah, GA 31404
912.355.4601
speechandhearingsav.org

Our mission is to provide comprehensive services to people of all ages with speech, language and hearing problems regardless of financial status. We are committed to excellence in customer service and satisfaction.

Last updated: 6/11/2018

Student Accessibility Resource Center – Statesboro • PO Box 8037 • (912) 478-1566 • sarcboro@georgiasouthern.edu

Student Accessibility Resource Center – Savannah/Liberty • 11935 Abercorn Street • (912) 344-2572 • sarcsav@georgiasouthern.edu