FAQs and Web Site Resources

The following provides information which may be useful to you. Periodically, we will also provide FAQs on this page, so please check back!

 

Hampton Roads Resources

Chesapeake R U Ready
“Staying Connected to Your Child”
http://www.chesapeakeruready.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Staying-Connected.pdf

City of Norfolk – Norfolk Community Services Board
Child & Adolescents – Assessment, Coordination & Treatment Services
http://www.norfolk.gov/index.aspx?nid=1793

City of Norfolk – Human Services
Health Services Eligibility
http://www.norfolk.gov/index.aspx?NID=358

City of Norfolk – Norfolk Community Services Board
Mental Health Services
http://www.norfolk.gov/index.aspx?nid=1808

City of Norfolk
Public Health
http://www.norfolk.gov/index.aspx?NID=153

City of Norfolk
Community Links & Resources
http://www.norfolk.gov/index.aspx?NID=390

Access Partnership
http://www.accesspartnership.org
http://www.accesspartnership.org/mental-health/other-programs-and-resources

 

Virginia Resources

Virginia Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Services
http://www.dbhds.virginia.gov/

Virginia Department of Health Professions
Health Regulatory Boards
http://www.dhp.virginia.gov/

Virginia Department of Social Services
http://www.dss.state.va.us/

Department of Medical Assistance Services
http://www.dmas.virginia.gov/

Infant and Toddler Connection of Virginia
http://www.infantva.org/

Virginia Board for People with Disabilities
https://www.vaboard.org/

Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development
http://www.dhcd.virginia.gov/

Virginia Association of Community Services Board, Inc.
http://www.vacsb.org/

The Arc of Virginia
http://www.thearcofva.org/

Mental Health Association of Virginia
http://www.mhav.org/

 

Federal Agencies

Social Security Administration
https://www.ssa.gov/

Virginia Housing and Development Authority
http://www.vhda.com/Pages/Home.aspx

Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services
CIBH has a partnership with DARS in which counselors visit the agency each week to receive referrals for vocational assessment and services for individuals receiving CIBH services
http://www.vadrs.org/

National Alliance on Mental Illness
Find Support Groups
http://www.nami.org/Find-Support

Mental Health First Aid
8-hour course that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders.
http://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/cs/

DepressionToolKit.org
Psychotherapy
http://www.depressiontoolkit.org/treatmentoptions/psychotherapy/default.asp

Mental Health America
Paying for Prescriptions
http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/prescription-assistance

 

Advocacy Resources and Other Useful Links

Substance Abuse & Addiction Recovery Alliance
http://www.saara.org/

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
http://www.nami.org/

National Alliance for Caregiving
http://www.caregiving.org/

American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD)
http://aaidd.org/

Alcoholics Anonymous
http://www.aa.org/?Media=PlayFlash

Narcotics Anonymous
http://www.na.org/

disAbility Law Center of Virginia (dLCV)
http://disabilitylawva.org/