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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.  If you’re a teen, maybe you’re concerned about how to help a friend. Maybe the problem is your parent. Chick here for a list of signs that illustrate a drug habit.

Listed below are a variety of resources in the greater Richmond area.

Opioid and Heroin-specific Treatment Resources


Click here for a detailed list of the programs, resources, contact information and location of the agencies and organizations listed on the treatment resource card.

Visit our SAFE Opioid and Heroin Prevention Task Force page for more information about opioids, heroin, and how we are working together with our community partners to address the opioid and heroin epidemic in Chesterfield County, VA.

Full Circle Grief Center is offering an 8-week grief support group for adults
grieving the death of a loved one by accidental overdose.
Thursday’s February 8th – March 29th, 2018
Deadline to register is January 11th
From 6:00-7:30 PM
Weekly for 8 Sessions
Share your story of loss, connect with others, explore your feelings,
develop coping strategies, and discover new ways to remember your loved one.
Facilitated by experienced professionals, weekly sessions include
group discussion and support, creative expression and sharing of resources.
Groups will take place at Full Circle Grief Center
10611 Patterson Avenue, Richmond, VA 23238
Registration Information:
All participants must register for the group prior to attending.
To register, contact Stacia Macklin at 804.912.2947 Ext. 104 or
Space is limited so please register early








Assessment, Treatment & Resources

The 45 Warning Signs of Prescription Drug Abuse                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        1-800-662-HELP (4357) (recognizing, understanding and combating alcohol and drug abuse on college campuses)  1-888-459-5511

Behavioral Health at Tucker Pavilion – Chippenham Hospital                                                                                                                                                                     804-267-3700

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
804-452-3282 (addiction resources for college students)

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)

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism 

New Life for Youth                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  804-239-4485

Poplar Springs Hospital
804- 733-6874

Recall Report (addiction, rehab and recovery)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     800-570-3670

Richmond Behavioral Health Authority                                                                                                                                                                                                           804-814-4100

Rubicon                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       804-359-3255

Start Your Recovery (substance abuse information and support)

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.


Support Groups

Alcoholics Anonymous
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

Narcotics Anonymous
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

Families Anonymous
For parents coping with a child’s substance use

McShin Foundation
A nonprofit organization serving individuals fighting addictions

NorthStar Community
A faith-based ministry and support for persons seeking to overcome addictions and for their families
804-814-6903 or 800-908-2377

Virginia Center for Addiction Medicine
One service VCAM offers is a grief and loss support group the 1st &3rd Monday of each month.

Parenting Education

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