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Dancing in the Street


What does AJAYA mean? AJAYA is Sanskrit, the first human language. AJAYA means "unconquered" or "the people who could not be conquered". Here at AJAYA, we follow the motto "Live Unconquered". 

What areas do you serve? We serve Western North Carolina and East Kentucky.

Who does AJAYA offer transportation to? We only transport Medicaid recipients residing in Burke County, NC, and Kentucky outpatient clients. If in Burke County you must contact Burke County, NC Department of Social Services to set up a transportation.  

What is the Crisis Response team and when should I call? Our crisis team is here to help you through any situation in which you feel you need immediate assistance. This could include but is not limited to: Suicide, Psychosis, paranoia, delusions, being in danger or a danger to others, substance abuse, detox/treatment, or in need of hospital admittance for rehabilitation or mental illness.

What is considered a crisis? If you feel you are in need of immediate help, contact us. If it is a life-threatening medical emergency please call 9-1-1 immediately.

What is peer support? Peer support is a peer in recovery from mental health or substance use who continues to better their own life by helping others work through the same situations they struggled with. 

How do I sign up for services? For NC transportation services, please contact Burke County, NC Department of Social Services. To reach our crisis team call our crisis line at (828)292-6822. Our crisis response team is available 24 hours, 7 days a week. 

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