Regional resources: Chesterfield County
Mental Health Support Services (MHSS) is the provider of mental health, developmental disabilities and substance use disorder services for children and adults in Chesterfield County.
Prevention Services promotes individual, family and community behavioral health wellness. Our Services include:
- Community education about mental health, suicide and substance misuse prevention
- Consultation with early childhood providers
- Parent education
- Youth prevention programs
- Dissemination of safe storage and disposal tools including medication disposal pouches, medication lock boxes and gun locks
For more information about Prevention Services call (804) 768-7212, email MHMRSA-Prevention@chesterfield.gov or visit https://www.chesterfield.gov/878/Mental-Health-Support-Services
Chesterfield Same Day Access
If you are looking for mental health or drug and alcohol treatment services, our Same Day Access program is the initial point of contact for information and service requests for a wide range of mental health services and programs. Call (804) 768-7318 between 8:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Monday or Friday or between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday.
Chesterfield Suicide Awareness and Prevention Coalition
The Chesterfield Suicide Awareness and Prevention Coalition brings together organizations in Central Virginia who are working to educate residents about mental illness, risk factors for suicide and support resources within our community. By educating people of all ages, we are widening the safety net in our community to recognize the warning signs of suicide, take the appropriate steps to help the person in crisis and identify the appropriate help.
If you have questions or would like more information. https://www.chesterfield.gov/1010/Suicide-Awareness-Prevention-Resources
Parent education courses and community education about mental health, suicide and substance misuse prevention
- Strategies to Cope and Relax
- Strategies to Stay connected to your friends, neighbors and community
- Strategies to make a positive impact on others
Visit https://www.chesterfield.gov/1005/Suicide-Awareness-Campaign for information about Chesterfield Suicide Awareness and Prevention Coalition’s campaigns focused on Lock and Talk, Veterans and Teens, as well as access to a resource booklet for those who want to learn more about ways to prevent suicide and warning signs.
Chesterfield Mental Health Support Services
6801 Lucy Corr Blvd., Chesterfield, VA 23832
Monday/Friday 8:00 a.m. -5:00 pm
Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday 8:00 a.m. -9:00 pm
Prevention Services (804) 768-7212 MHMRSA-Prevention@chesterfield.gov
Same Day Access (804) 768-7318
Emergency Services (804) 748-6356