Referral Process - Residential Group Homes

Thank you for your interest in Devereux's Residential Group Home (Devereux Cottages).
If we can assist you with a referral, please contact:


First Step

To make a referral we request that you contact Lauren Mathews at the above number or email. You will be advised to send all referring reports and any clinical evaluations to Lauren Mathews at the email address or fax listed above. These documents can include but are not limited to: Psychological Evaluation, Psychiatric Assessment, Admission/Discharge assessments for hospital stays, and any other records that will give us information on current behaviors and needs. Once the documents are received, our staff will review to determine if our program will be able to meet the needs of this youth. We will process your referral as quickly as possible and you should hear back from us within 24 hours of receipt of documents.

Second Step

Once approved for admission, we will need a completed application form as well as specific documents and records in order to schedule the admission. Please click on link below to see complete list of documents required and our application form.


Devereux works with numerous funding sources and our experienced Admission Staff will be able to assist you in the funding approval process. Devereux is a Georgia Medicaid provider and we accept all Medicaid CMO plans. In addition, we accept some Private Insurance Plans, Self Pay, Department of Education funding, and other funding sources. We also work with many out of state Medicaid and agency funders. Please contact our Admission Staff for a complete listing and for assistance with funding.