Substance Use Disorder Resources - Related Links Link Description Georgia Addiction Counselors Association (GACA) The Georgia Addiction Counselors Association (GACA) is a non-profit association dedicated to high standards for professionals who provide addiction counseling. Our express concern was, and remains, the welfare of persons who are chemically dependent or abusing mood-altering chemicals in the state of Georgia. Georgia Association of Recovery Residences (GARR) The GARR exists to create, monitor, evaluate and improve standards and measures of quality for recovery residences in Georgia; To Maintain a forum for exchanging ideas, solving problems and providing guidance; and To act as an advocate for our members as well as for those we serve. Georgia Council on Substance Abuse The Georgia Council on Substance Abuse is a nonprofit advocacy organization with the overall mission to reduce the impact of substance abuse in Georgia communities. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities. DISCLAIMER: The provision of this resource information is for informational purposes only and does not constitute an endorsement by Office of Disability Services Ombudsman.