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Piedmont Athens Regional

1199 Prince Ave.
Athens, GA 30606

Chapel and Healing Places

Chaplains are professional clergy trained in clinical settings to serve as members of the healthcare team. They provide spiritual, emotional and grief support to patients and their loved ones. Chaplains offer prayer and other ministerial services if desired and will contact local clergy upon request. Ask to see a chaplain when you are…

  • Suffering emotional or spiritual distress
  • Anxious or discouraged by your prognosis or change in condition
  • Struggling with grief or loss
  • Facing difficult decisions or feeling you can’t cope
  • Searching for meaning and purpose
  • Unable to work through feelings such as anger, guilt, or hopelessness
  • Seeking guidance or direction
  • Desiring religious ritual or prayer
  • In need of comforting presence and compassionate listening

Sources of Healing at Piedmont Athens Regional

  • The Chapel - On the first floor near the main Prince Tower Lobby elevators, the Chapel is open 24 hours a day.
  • The Community Garden - Take a short walk to find this garden along Talmadge Drive, just past the Medical Services Building.
  • Piedmont Athens Regional Auxiliary Healing Garden - Cross Talmadge Drive to discover this garden behind the Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support. It features a labyrinth, bridges, benches and accessible paths.
  • Grief Support Group - Our Grief Support Group is for those who’ve lost loved ones. You will meet others on the grief journey and gain strength from the support and stories shared.

1st and 3rd Thursday of each month
10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Talmadge Tower Two, Second Floor, Conference Room A
Contact Chaplain Brenda Burton at 706-475-2305 for more information.

For more information, contact the Spiritual Care office at 706-475-2696.
For Prayer Requests, call 706-475-2426.

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