Georgia

In 2009, Youth Villages merged with Inner Harbour, one of the state’s largest residential treatment centers located on 1,200 wooded acres just outside of Atlanta in Douglasville.

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Programs

Provided to Georgia

Intercept

Intercept®

Strengthening families to prevent or limit the need for foster care

LifeSet

Lifeset™

Helping young adults make a successful transition to adulthood

residential treatment programs

Residential treatment programs

Research-based therapy for serious emotional and behavioral

Our Results

  • Youth living at home or independently 1 year after discharge: 94% 94%
  • Youth in school and/or employed 1 year after discharge: 86% 86%
  • Youth reporting no trouble with the law 1 year after discharge: 88% 88%
  • Overall satisfaction with Youth Villages: 92% 92%

Figures represent data gathered in FY19 for all youth served for more than 60 days across all programs.

It was a year of record growth and innovation for Youth Villages.

3,855

youth served in Georgia

Help create lasting change in Georgia

Donate

Your one-time or continuing contribution goes directly to helping children and young adults get the chance they deserve.

volunteer

VOLUNTEER

You can provide a direct, positive force in the lives of young people being treated through Youth Villages at our residential campuses and beyond.

attend an event

Attend an event

Youth Villages events are a great way to support families in your local community and have a great time while you’re doing it.

mentoring

Mentoring

You can become a powerful, positive force in the life of a child with emotional and behavioral problems.

stories of hope

Helping children and families live successfully

Local Leadership

Tanya Anderson

Tanya Anderson

Executive Director, Georgia

As executive director of Georgia, Tanya Anderson is responsible for all of the residential programs that Youth Villages operates in the state. Previously, she served as director of the Inner Harbour Campus in Douglasville, Georgia.

A licensed professional counselor, Anderson holds a master’s degree in psychology from Mississippi College and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Southern Mississippi. The Jackson, Mississippi native resides with her husband and daughter in Douglasville, Georgia.

Jameta Wheeler

Assistant Director, Community-Based Programs

Jennifer Bronson

Assistant Director, Georgia Residential Services

Alisha Shaw

Assistant Director, Community-Based Programs

Heather Savage

Assistant Director, Georgia Residential Services

Local Board

Edwin Cook

Board Chair
Attorney and Founder
Edwin Cook Law

Amy Baillie

Director, Marketing and Business Development
DeNyse Companies

Don Crampton

Director, Corporate Relations
MUST Ministries

Bruce Hein

Global Senior Manager
Market Intelligence at CP Kelco

Brian Holloway

Valuations Principal
Frasier and Deeter

Dara D. Mann

Partner
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP

Adrienne Mittons

Paralegal
Kimberly-Clark

Robert Rearden

Attorney
Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP

Bob Snelling

Motivational Speaker/ Executive Coach

Matt Tarkenton

Executive Vice President
The Tarkenton Companies

Sanaz Rezaei-Vaughn, Ph.​D.

Therapist and Co-owner
Dunwoody Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Center

Paul Zachos

Keller Williams Realty

LOCATIONS

INNER HARBOUR
RESIDENTIAL CAMPUS

4685 Dorsett Shoals Road
Douglasville, GA 30135
Directions

Contact

Phone: 770-852-6300
Fax: 770-852-6301

Atlanta

3 Corporate Blvd., Ste. 118
Atlanta, GA 30329
Directions

Contact

Phone: 470-498-5600
Fax: 470-498-5601

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