City of Richmond

Enhancing the Quality of Life for Citizens of Richmond

Rapid Access is the same day process available to all Individuals seeking mental health and/or substance use treatment services through the RBHA. It is how you start services at the agency and get assigned to your ongoing service provider. Depending on your needs, you may also see a prescriber as part of this process. Rapid Access is available Monday-Friday during normal business hours 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

RBHA’s Crisis Intervention provides 24-hour emergency services, information, referral , and triage for outpatient services for the City of Richmond. Crisis clinicians will be available to discuss and respond to service needs. Persons already receiving services at RBHA may contact Crisis Intervention around-the-clock for assistance the agency is closed or when they are not able to reach their RBHA service providers.

Prevention is defined as services delivered prior to the onset of a disorder.

Richmond Behavioral Health Authority (RBHA) provides exemplary prevention programs to youth, families, and community that are intended to support behavioral wellness and discourage or reduce the risk of developing a behavioral health problem such as substance abuse, mental illness, alcohol dependency, tobacco use, prescription drug misuse and abuse of other illicit drugs.

Prevention Programs for Youth, Families, and Community.

The Eight Dimensions of Wellness /SAMHSA-Substance Abuse and Mental Health

Behavioral Wellness

Behavioral Wellness is more than just a  state of physical health. It includes emotional stability, clear thinking and the ability to create/embrace change. Your ability to Live, Laugh and Love is greatly improved through the managing of your behavioral health.

Richmond Behavioral Health Authority

107 South Fifth Street | Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: 804-819-4068