The Gathering Place

7 North Congress Street

Athens, Ohio



(740) 592-2690

PLEASE call only during the hours we are open.


We are open every day from 10:00 AM until 9:00 PM. 

On Thanksgiving and Christmas our hours are 10:00 AM until 6:00 PM.


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The Gathering Place is a community support program for those who have experienced mental illness.  We have been in operation since 1976. We are a community-based organization that helps and encourages persons who are struggling with a mental illness.


We are funded by:


*      The Athens, Hocking and Vinton 317 Board

*      United Appeal for Athens County

*      Membership dues

*      Community gifts of time and money