You are not alone.
There are many community resources that can provide help if you, your child or a friend has a substance abuse problem. Chick here for a list of signs that illustrate a drug habit.
If you’re a teen, maybe you’re concerned about how to help a friend. Maybe the problem is your parent.
Listed below are a variety of resources in the greater Richmond area.
Assessment, Treatment & Resources
Addictionresource.com 1-800-662-HELP (4357)
Affordablecollegesonline.org (recognizing, understanding and combating alcohol and drug abuse on college campuses)
CARITAS – The Healing Place 804-358-0964
Chesterfield County Mental Health Support Services – Substance Abuse Services
Contact: Janet Loving
Family Counseling Center for Recovery
Family Intervention Center 804-677-7728
Hallmark Youth Care
Contact: Di Hayes
John Randolph Medical Center
McGuire VA Medical Center 804-675-5000
Methadone Center 804-275-1116
National Counseling Group, Inc.
804-497-4676 or 1-877-566-9624 (toll free)
New Life for Youth 804-239-4485
Poplar Springs Hospital
Richmond Behavioral Health Authority 804-814-4100
Teen Challenge North Central – Richmond 804-920-1668
VaAware (addiction, prevention and recovery resources)
Virginia Health Center 804-643-0002
Virginia Center for Addiction Medicine
Richmond Intensive Outpatient Program (resources for recovery)
Many private counseling practices provide substance abuse services. Check your phone book.
Richmond area: 804-355-1212
Tri-cities area: 804-452-1959
For family members of alcoholics
Richmond area: 804-353-4885
Tri-cities area: 804-861-2620
For persons desiring to stop using drugs and to stay drug free
1-800-777-1515 (toll free)
SAARA Center for Recovery
Peer-based recovery support services for persons 18 and older and support for families of substance abusers
For parents coping with a child’s substance use
A nonprofit organization serving individuals fighting addictions
A faith-based ministry and support for persons seeking to overcome addictions and for their families
804-814-6903 or 800-908-2377
Resource and referral information for parents
Parenting Classes Calendar
For information about parenting classes and resources for parents of children 0-18
If you need help outside of the Richmond area, please go to RehabCenter.net.