Whitfield County

Whitfield Recovery and Wellness Center

(Serving Whitfield and Murray counties)

900 Shugart Road
Dalton, Georgia 30720
Phone: (706) 270-5100 for adult services
(706) 270-5047 for child and adolescent services
Fax: (706) 270-5066

Monday – Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Download Whitfield clinic information sheet

Outpatient services

For a first-time appointment, or to cancel or reschedule an existing appointment,
call Highland Rivers Health at: (800) 729-5700

If you need crisis services after hours or on weekends and are not yet enrolled in Highland Rivers Health services,
call the Georgia Crisis and Access Line: (800) 715-4225


Whitfield Crisis Stabilization Unit

(Serving all counties in DBHDD Region 1)

900 Shugart Road
Dalton, Georgia 30720
Phone: (706) 270-5107
Fax: (706) 270-5102

To make a referral to Highland Rivers for crisis stabilization, contact Behavioral Health Link (BHL) at: (800) 493-1932

The Whitfield Crisis Stabilization Unit operates and is available for referrals 24 hours a day, seven days per week

The Whitfield Crisis Stabilization Unit provides acute psychiatric stabilization and detoxification for adults age 18 and over on a short-term basis. Services include:

  • Psychiatric medical evaluation
  • Medically monitored crisis support and intervention
  • Psychiatric stabilization
  • Substance detoxification
  • 24-hour nursing care
  • Daily physician assessments
  • Medication stabilization, monitoring, administration and education
  • Individual, group and family counseling
  • Education (HIV risk reduction, stress/anger management, coping, etc.)
  • Discharge/aftercare planning and referral
  • AA and other 12-step programs


Kaleidoscope Day Program


2615 Cleveland Highway
Dalton, Georgia 30721
Phone: (706) 270-5050
Fax: (706) 270-5052

The Kaleidoscope program helps individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities achieve independence, productivity and integration into their communities through:


Highland Rivers Health administrative offices

1503 N. Tibbs Rd.
Dalton, Georgia 30720
Phone: (706) 270-5000
Fax: (706) 270-5124
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.