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12/08/16
River Edge Behavioral Health Physician Recognized as Leading Expert in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

MACON – River Edge Behavioral Health physician Theresa Courtney has been published as a leading, international, medical expert in intellectual and development disabilities. Her review of the Handbook of Evidence-Based Practices in Intellectual and Develop ...


12/08/16
New Governing Board Members Appointed

The Monroe County Commission appointed residents Martie Brown and Rosalind “Roz” McMillan to the governing board of River Edge Behavioral Health Center. ...


08/18/16
River Edge Offers Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

River Edge Behavioral Health Center will offer Youth Mental Health First Aid training Monday, September 26 and Tuesday, September 27 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. ...


08/17/16
River Edge Awarded Three-Year CARF Accreditation

River Edge Behavioral Health Center has received accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) International ...


06/30/16
River Edge Foundation Receives Donation from Community Supervision Officer Class

The Georgia Public Safety Basic Community Supervision Officer class ...


06/15/16
River Edge Foundation to Hold Gala

The River Edge Foundation will hold a black tie optional gala Friday, October 14 at 7:00 p.m. at The Armory Ballroom in Macon. ...


05/02/16
River Edge Baldwin Celebrates 10th Anniversary

In 2016, River Edge Baldwin is celebrating its 10th anniversary serving the Milledgeville-Baldwin County community. ...


04/20/16
Students in Macon trying to combat underage drinking

Five students from schools in Macon-Bibb traveled to liquor stores, warning of the dangers of underage drinking. ...


03/31/16
River Edge Helps Patients After Treatment

River Edge helps patients after treatment ...


03/28/16
River Edge Foundation Fights Blight While Offering New Housing Opportunities

The Macon-Bibb Commission has allocated $10 million in bond funds for capital projects to begin removing blight from Macon-Bibb County. ...


03/12/16
New Homes Offer New Opportunities for Mentally Disabled Macon Residents

New homes offer new opportunities for mentally disabled Macon residents ...


12/04/15
River Edge Residents Get into the Holiday Spirit with Christmas Gala

The River Edge Behavioral Health Center hosted their third annual Christmas gala. ...


11/30/15
River Edge to Support Christmas Gala for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

River Edge Behavioral Health Center’s Developmental Disabilities Services will support the 3rd annual Christmas Gala Friday, December 4 for individuals in their program and their families and staff. ...


11/25/15
Dealing with Stressful Family Encounters During the Holidays

The holidays are a time to get together and enjoy friends and loved ones, but what about when you are forced to deal with family members who rub you the wrong way? ...


11/23/15
River Edge Opens Two Homes for Disabled Individuals (WGXA Coverage)

Organizers came together on Monday to improve the way of life for some people with developmental disabilities. ...


11/18/15
River Edge Opens Two New Houses for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

A ribbon cutting for River Edge’s two newest homes for individuals with developmental disabilities is scheduled for Monday, November 23 at 10:00 a.m. at 1224 Ernest Street, Macon, GA. ...


10/27/15
Macon Groups Hold Forum Aimed at Preventing Underage Drinking (WGXA Coverage)

River Edge Behavioral Health and "Macon Safe Decisions" teamed up Tuesday evening at the Rosa Jackson Recreational Center to hold a forum aimed at preventing underage drinking. ...


10/05/15
LifeSPRING Helping Moms Kick Drugs (WMAZ Coverage)

According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NACA), more than two million children under the age of 18 live with a parent who is dependent on or abuses drugs. ...


10/01/15
TenderCare Clinic Opens New Location at River Edge Baldwin

A ribbon cutting for TenderCare’s newest Milledgeville location is scheduled for Monday, October 5 at 11:30 a.m. at River Edge Baldwin located at 60 Blandy Way. ...


09/14/15
Ga. High School Video Contest Takes Aim at Pill Abuse (WMAZ Coverage)

If you have a tech savvy teenager, they may be able to help raise awareness about prescription drug abuse and win some great prizes at the same time. ...


04/29/15
This May is Mental Health Month

Addressing mental health before Stage 4—this year’s theme for May is Mental Health Month—calls attention to the importance addressing mental health symptoms early, identifying potential underlying diseases, ...


04/16/15
“Project Sticker Shock” Targets Underage Drinking

The River Edge Prevention Department staff are joining with local law enforcement and area youth to create a safer, healthier lifestyle in order to combat Macon’s growing problem of underage drinking. ...


04/10/15
River Edge Supports Spring Prom for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities (WMAZ Coverage)

River Edge Behavioral Health Center Developmental Disabilities Services supported a spring prom Friday, April 10 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Lundy Chapel Missionary Baptist Church ...


04/03/15
River Edge to Support Spring Prom for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

River Edge Behavioral Health Center Developmental Disabilities Services will support a spring prom Friday, April 10 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Lundy Chapel Missionary Baptist Church ...


03/24/15
Macon Individuals Complete My Voice. My Participation. My Board Training

Tamika Woods, Greg Childs and Tina Wheeler have completed an exclusive training series called “My Voice. My Participation. My Board.” sponsored by Georgia State University’s Center for Leadership in Disability. ...


03/06/15
J. Ray Grant Jr., MD Joins River Edge Behavioral Health Center

Monroe County native Dr. J. Ray Grant has joined River Edge Behavioral Health Center as the new medical director. ...


03/06/15
Central Georgians Attend State’s Largest Gathering of Disability Advocates and Supporters

The Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities’ Disability Day at the Capitol Rally March 5 united thousands of Georgians who traveled across the state ...


03/02/15
Board of Trustees Seated for The River Edge Foundation

The River Edge Foundation in February seated their new board of trustees. ...


01/20/15
Macon Individuals Selected for My Voice. My Participation. My Board. Training

Tamika Woods, Greg Childs and Tina Wheeler have been selected to take part in an exclusive training series called “My Voice. My Participation. My Board.” ...


12/12/14
River Edge Supports Christmas Gala for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

River Edge Behavioral Health Center Developmental Disabilities Services supported a 2nd annual Christmas Gala Thursday, December 4 ...


11/03/14
Doster Reappointed to River Edge Board

The Monroe County Commission has reappointed native resident Dr. Priscilla Doster to serve a three-year term on the River Edge Behavioral Health Center board of directors. ...


10/01/14
Non-Profit Communications Professional Kristen Soles Joins River Edge

Local non-profit communications professional Kristen Soles has joined River Edge Behavioral Health Center ...


09/23/14
River Edge to Host Recovery Rally Awareness Event

River Edge Behavioral Health Center will host a free community recovery rally entitled “Speak Up, Reach Out” Wednesday, September 24, 2014 from 3:00--6:00 p.m. in the River Edge/Bibb County Health Department parking lot at 175 Emery Hwy. ...


08/25/14
River Edge Local Beneficiary of Men’s Wearhouse National Suit Drive

River Edge Behavioral Health Center has received a donation of gently used ready-to-wear men’s professional clothing from local residents spearheaded by Men’s Wearhouse at The Shoppes at River Crossing. ...


08/12/14
Macon-Bibb Commissioner Bert Bivins Joins River Edge Board

Longtime public servant Bert Bivins has been appointed by the Macon-Bibb County Commission to serve on the River Edge board of directors. ...


07/31/14
David Shillcutt to Visit River Edge

David Shillcutt, public health analyst with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to visit River Edge. ...


07/02/14
GIVE A SUIT. SAVE A LIFE

Georgia Behavioral Health Services will be participating in the 7th Annual National Suit Drive sponsored by Men’s Wearhouse. When you donate your gently used professional attire at your nearest Men’s Wearhouse, you’re giving more than clothing – you’re g ...


06/27/14
River Edge CEO Presents to Georgia College Learning in Retirement

River Edge serving more than 4,000 people in Milledgeville last year, investing more than $2,000,000 in the local economy and sustaining more than 100 jobs. That’s part of the story Shannon Harvey... ...


06/26/14
A Call to Action

River Edge CEO Featured Guest on TV’s “A Call to Action” ...


06/16/14
Georgia Behavioral Health Services Receives Grant from Macon-Bibb to Build Houses Designed for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

Georgia Behavioral Health Services, Inc. receives $550,000 of HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) funds from the Macon-Bibb consolidated government for housing tailored to support adults with intellectual disabilities. ...


06/09/14
Sue Chipman to Lead River Edge Advancement

Seasoned development professional, Sue B. Chipman, becomes the inaugural Chief Advancement Officer of The River Edge Foundation. ...


03/27/14
River Edge Supported Employment Works!

River Edge Supported Employment Works! ...


03/17/14
Economic Impact of River Edge More Than $104 Million

Economic Impact of River Edge More Than $104 Million ...


03/12/14
River Edge and Central Georgia Tech Sign Agreement Providing Adult Education to River Edge Clients

River Edge and Central Georgia Tech Sign Agreement Providing Adult Education to River Edge Clients ...


02/01/14
WMAZ Covers River Edge Efforts to Prevent Underage Drinking

WMAZ Covers River Edge Efforts to Prevent Underage Drinking ...


01/31/14
Students go to ‘Court’ Saturday for Lesson on Underage Drinking

Students go to ‘Court’ Saturday for Lesson on Underage Drinking ...


01/22/14
River Edge Selected to Present Successes in Telemedicine at National Conference

River Edge Selected to Present Successes in Telemedicine at National Conference ...


01/09/14
River Edge Expands Supported Employment

River Edge Expands Supported Employment ...


01/08/14
River Edge’s Williams Named CARE-NET Para-Professional Caregiver of the Year

River Edge’s Williams Named CARE-NET Para-Professional Caregiver of the Year ...


12/10/13
River Edge to Hold Christmas Gala for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

River Edge to Hold Christmas Gala for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities ...


11/26/13
A Thanksgiving Message from Our CEO

Happy Thanksgiving from River Edge! ...


11/22/13
Veteran Psychologist Steven E. Corkery Joins River Edge Board

Veteran Psychologist Steven E. Corkery Joins River Edge Board ...


11/20/13
New River Edge Development in Baldwin Progressing Quickly

New River Edge Development in Baldwin Progressing Quickly ...


11/06/13
Macon Telegraph Covers River Edge CARF Re-Accreditation

Macon Telegraph Covers River Edge CARF Re-Accreditation ...


11/04/13
River Edge Earns Re-Accreditation From CARF

River Edge Earns Re-Accreditation From CARF ...


10/28/13
River Edge Sponsors Red Ribbon Week Events at Appling Middle School

River Edge Sponsors Red Ribbon Week Events at Appling Middle School ...


10/16/13
Ocmulgee Circuit Launches Family Treatment Court, Partners with River Edge Behavioral Health Center

Ocmulgee Circuit Launches Family Treatment Court, Partners with River Edge Behavioral Health Center ...


10/03/13
DBHDD Commissioner Tours River Edge Sites in Bibb

DBHDD Commissioner Tours River Edge Sites in Bibb ...


10/02/13
River Edge Launches New Support Service: Intensive Case Management

River Edge Launches New Support Service: Intensive Case Management ...


09/26/13
River Edge to Hold Family and Friends Rally for Recovery Friday

River Edge to Hold Family and Friends Rally for Recovery Friday ...


09/21/13
River Edge Creates New Housing Opportunity For Central Georgians with HIV/AIDS

River Edge Creates New Housing Opportunity For Central Georgians with HIV/AIDS ...


09/16/13
River Edge and Auburn University Develop Partnership

River Edge and Auburn University Develop Partnership to Educate Behavior Analysts to Serve River Edge Clients ...


09/05/13
River Edge Celebrates National Recovery Month with Events in Baldwin County

River Edge Celebrates National Recovery Month with Events in Baldwin County ...


08/28/13
Coverage of the Second and Third Neighborhood Unveiling

Coverage of the Second and Third Neighborhood Unveiling ...


08/27/13
River Edge, City of Macon to Unveil New Housing Developments

River Edge, City of Macon to Unveil New Housing Developments ...


08/21/13
River Edge CEO Harvey Named to Workforce Board

River Edge CEO Harvey Named to Workforce Board ...


08/20/13
Medical Center Employee Giving Program Helps River Edge Clients Get Prescriptions

Medical Center Employee Giving Program Helps River Edge Clients Get Prescriptions ...


08/01/13
River Edge Health IT Efforts Featured on SAMHSA Website

River Edge Health IT Efforts Featured on SAMHSA Website ...


07/22/13
Financial Professional Eric Manson Joins River Edge Board

Financial Professional Eric Manson Joins River Edge Board ...


07/15/13
WGXA TV Covers National Suit Drive

WGXA TV Covers National Suit Drive ...


07/01/13
River Edge and the Men’s Wearhouse National Suit Drive Partner to Support Local Job Seekers

River Edge and the Men’s Wearhouse National Suit Drive Partner to Support Local Job Seekers ...


06/18/13
River Edge and Phoenix Center Partner to Offer Family Fun Day, Free Testing for HIV Testing Day

River Edge and Phoenix Center Partner to Offer Family Fun Day, Free Testing for HIV Testing Day ...


06/06/13
River Edge Appoints Vanderhoek as Director of Community Relations

River Edge Appoints Vanderhoek as Director of Community Relations ...


10/06/12
Second Neighborhood Now Accepting Applications

Second Neighborhood is now ready for occupancy... ...


10/05/12
Asbestos at River Edge? No!

River Edge Has Requested Retraction of Asbestos Story ...


09/28/12
What's in Your Cup Surveys

What's in Your Cup survey results for 31211 and 31217 ...


08/09/12
The Annual Report Fiscal Year 2012

What Has River Edge Been Up to This Year? Find Out! ...


08/01/12
Duo Cycles to Raise Suicide Awareness

River Edge and Mid GA Suicide Prevention Coalition Host Awareness Event! ...


07/25/12
River Edge and City of Macon Announce Plans for Latest Housing Development

River Edge along with City of Macon announce plans.. ...


05/25/12
Bibb Leaders Sign Juvenile Court Agreement

RIver Edge participates in Juvenile Court Agreement ...


05/21/12
River Edge Opens Crisis Center and Kid's Center

More news coverage regarding Baldwin County's Grand Opening! ...


05/21/12
Bibb schools, community look to focus on school safety

River Edge joined school leaders, community organizations to sign juvenile agreement Friday ...



03/15/12
"Many Women One Voice"

LifeSPRING observes HIV/AIDS Awareness Day ...


02/01/12
Bibb County's Drug Court Serving as a Model for State

River Edge's Drug Court Serves as a Model for the State! ...


01/31/12
Quartlery Newsletter Available!

How did we end the year 2011? Find out! ...



12/20/11
River Edge unveiling new home for recovering addicts

LifeSPRING Grand Opening and New Name Celebration! ...


12/20/11
LifeSPRING's Grand Opening: River Edge

NewsCentralGa coverage of LifeSPRING Grand Opening! ...


12/13/11
Facebook Is Aiming To Help Prevent Suicide

River Edge Prevention Center talks about Suicide Prevention ...


11/26/11
More news coverage

13WMAZ local coverage! ...


11/25/11
River Edge receives $1.2M grant to build 12 homes in Milledgeville

River Edge receives grant to build housing in Milledgeville! ...


11/16/11
River Edge gives back to the Community!

Recent News Coverage: 41 NBC News ...


11/16/11
River Edge Revitalizes Homes in Fort Hill

Recent News Coverage: The Macon Telegraph ...


11/16/11
Bibb Sheriff's Office Receives Correctional Facility Distinction

Bibb County Sherriffs receive distinction with the help of River Edge! ...


10/27/11
River Edge Wins National Health Information Technology Grant

River Edge Wins National Health Information Technology Grant ...


10/19/11
Baldwin County Court System to receive 1.2 million to expand Adult Treatment Court

Baldwin County only Georgia receiver of national grant award! ...


10/17/11
River Edge October Newsletter Now Available

Do you want to know what we are up to? Take a look! ...


10/03/11
New grant awards to help families in Central Georgia!

River Edge receives PSSF grants for Baldwin, Bibb, and Monroe Counties! ...


09/22/11
Get Answers

Affordable Mental Health Services in Macon. ...


09/19/11
School success: what will it take and can we do it?

River Edge and community partners seek to change the future for Macon's children. ...


09/13/11
Project Connect is now LifeSPRING

River Edge program that serves women and children grows! ...


08/19/11
The River Edge Annual Report FY 2011

What have we been up to this year? Click here to find out! ...


07/25/11
River Edge receives 2 grants to support the homeless.

2 new grants awarded to River Edge to support the homeless! ...


07/22/11
View our latest testimonial video regarding recovery!

Treatment is effective, Recovery is expected..learn how! ...


07/07/11
Office of Mental Health Advocate Spotlight: Greta O'Dell

Office of Mental Health Advocate spotlights one of River Edge's outstanding employees! ...


06/01/11
River Edge receives first admission in GCRS!

River Edge is the first in the State of Georgia... ...


05/18/11
The River Edge Foundation receives 10 new homes!

Macon City Council votes 13-0 to transfer 10 homes to the River Edge Foundation for low-income families. ...


04/22/11
Our First Neighborhood Has Won An Award!

The River Edge Foundation will receive a 2011 Preservation Award from Historic Macon! ...


04/15/11
Second Quarter Newsletter Has Arrived!

Check out all the exciting things that happened in the second quarter! ...


04/10/11
Vacant houses challenge Macon, midstate

See how River Edge is turning a neighborhood around! ...


03/15/11
Legislative Notebook: Bibb-style special court passes Senate

Changes for Mental Health pass the State House! ...


03/14/11
Man in Recovery struggles to get back what he lost

An example of how we make life better! ...


02/11/11
Bill would create court to handle mentally ill

Bibb County mental health court gets state attention! ...


01/24/11
Mental health treatments mulled after Arizona shootings

Find out how River Edge aids Bibb County jail system! ...


12/31/10
Final Quarter Wrap-up

It's been a busy quarter! See what we have been up to... ...


11/18/10
Front page news!

River Edge opens housing in former blighted area of Macon ...


11/01/10
REBHC awarded funds to expand Bibb County Mental Health Court

Bibb County, Georgia, in partnership with River Edge Behavioral Health Center, awarded funds to expand Bibb County Mental Health Court ...


11/01/10
We now offer Telemedicine!

Keeping with the trends, River Edge goes live with Telemedicine system this past November. ...


10/31/10
River Edge Behavioral Health Center awarded funding

Monroe Co in partnership with River Edge Behavioral Health Center and other community partners awarded funding ...


10/30/10
River Edge Behavioral Health Center recently given three-year accreditation

River Edge Behavioral Health Center was recently given three-year accreditation for the Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities. ...