419 College Drive
Barnesville, GA 30204
Non Emergency 678. 359. 5101
Emergency Line 678. 359. 5111
Sexual Assault Crisis Line 770. 477. 2177
Pamphlet distributed by Gordon State College's Title IX coordinates for an explanation of what Title IX is and for safety and awareness tips.
Mobile phone app for iPhone and Android to help prevent violence before it happens.
Title IX is a Federal civil rights law and is enforced by the Office for Civil Rights (OCR). Inquiries concerning the application of Title IX or questions regarding OCR's policies, please contact the OCR enforcement office:
The OCR office for Georgia is located at:
- Atlanta Office for Civil Rights U.S.. Department of Education 61 Forsyth St. S.W.., Suite 19T10 Atlanta, GA 30303-8927
- Telephone: 404-974-9406 FAX: 404-974-9471; TDD: 877-521-2172 Email: OCR.Atlanta@ed.gov
The OCR National Headquarters is located at:
- U.S.. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights Lyndon Baines Johnson Department of Education Bldg 400 Maryland Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20202-1100
- Telephone: 800.421.3481 FAX: 202.453.6012; TDD: 877.521.2172 Email: OCR@ed.gov
Address: P.O. Box 1150
McDonough, GA 30253
Phone: 770.954.9229 (24-hour crisis line)
Description: Crisis prevention, safety planning, shelter and intake, legal advocacy services, pregnancy support, school supplies, independent living assistance. Serves Henry, Butts, Lamar, and Jasper counties.
Address: P.O. Box 8181
Atlanta, GA 31106
Phone: 404.496.4038 (Administrative Line)
404.452.6248 (24-hour crisis line)
Description: The Ahimsa House is a temporary shelter for the pets of victims of domestic abuse.
Christian Women's Center
Address: P.O. Box 773
Sunnyside, GA 30284
Contact: Stephanie Summers (Executive Director)
Description: Provides refuge shelter for women and children in crisis.
Lamar County Victim Assistance
Address: 121 Roberta Dr.
Barnesville, GA 30204
Description: The victim advocate for Lamar County is Don Holmes. He is in the Lamar County Sherrif's Office building. His office hours are M-F 8-5, but he is call by phone 27/7. The victim assistance office serves victims of crime within Lamar County. Some of the crimes include, but are not limited to, stalking, harassment, child abuse, elder abuse, theft, assault, rape and domestic violence.
Address: 410 East Taylor St
Griffin, GA 30223
770.460.1604(24-hour crisis line)
Description: Provides undisclosed emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence and their children. Other services offered include support groups, legal advocacy, teen dating violence awareness program, safety planning, children's programs, and community education.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
Description: Support and assistance to anyone involved in a domestic violence situation.
National Dating Abuse Helpline
Love is Louder
No More: Together We Can End
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault