If you or a loved one is seeking treatment for Substance Abuse and is interested in applying to Covenant Community, the steps below illustrate our admissions process. If you have more questions please call (404) 267-4305
In order to be admitted, the applicant must be:
Before we can interview an applicant, they must first be Medically Stable. This is for the saftey of applicant, as it is Extremely Dangerous to detox at home. Any attempts to detox from alcohol and/or drugs should be supervised by a doctor. Covenant Community does not have the resources to provide in-house detox, we rely on a number of local medical detox non-profits for refferals.
To be admitted into a non-profit medical detox facility, the applicant should call the
Georgia Crisis and Access Line (GCAL):
While the applicant is in a medical detox facility he should fax over
The information should be faxed to our Clincial Director at: (678) 389-9839. He should be sure to include his case worker's name and contact information so our Clinical Director can coordinate an interview time.
Tip: the applicant should send this paperwork over as soon as possible when he is in Medical Detox. This will make it more likely that he will be admitted immediately after he completes Detox. If the applicant exits Detox and relapses, he will have to begin Detox again before he can apply.
623 Spring St. NW Atlanta, GA 30308
(Right across the street from The Varsity).
Covenant Community cannot provide transportaion for applicants, typically the Detox facility provides the transportation to Covenant for the interview.
The interview consists of two parts. First with the clinical staff, then with some of the currrent residents. If the applicant is approved by both parties, he will become a Resident of Covenant Community.