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Adult Residential Treatment Facility

Program that provides an intensive and highly structured behavioral health or substance abuse treatment service in a community-based facility for adults who do not require inpatient psychiatric hospitalization.

Residential, Outpatient and Online Treatment Center

Williamsville Wellness, LLC
10515 Cabaniss Lane, Hanover, VA, 23069
Main: (804) 559-9959 Toll Free: (877) 559-9355

Advance Medical Directives

Programs that provide assistance for people who want to use the state specific tools to express their wishes regarding future medical treatment should they become incapacitated and/or to name the individual they would like to make health care decisions on their behalf.

Advance Care Planning

Honoring Choices Virginia
2821 Emerywood Parkway, Suite 200, Richmond, VA, 23294
Main: (804) 622-8141

Animal Services

Programs including service dogs, hearing dogs and pet therapy to help individuals who have disabilities increase their mobility and independence and/or maximize their ability to communicate effectively. Programs also include services related to the wellbeing and care of animals such pet food pantries, discounted veterinarians services and animal welfare organizations.

Hearing Dog Companions, Deaf and Hearing Impaired

Canine Companions for Independence
286 Middle Island Road, Medford, NY, 11763
Toll Free: (800) 572-2275 Fax: (631) 561-0230

Pre-Planned Cageless Pet Cat Rehoming

NoVa Cats Rest Assured
PO Box 3484, Oakton, VA, 22124
Main: (703) 546-0042

Assistive Technology

Also referred to as adaptive technology it includes programs, devices, and resources that help people with disabilities increase their mobility and/or ability to communicate and live more comfortably.

Deaf, Closed Captioning, Telestream East

21351 Ridgetop Circle, Suite 120, Sterling, VA, 20166
Main: (703) 964-8089 Toll Free: (800) 977-6678 Fax: (703) 964-8090

Technology Assistance Program (TAP)

Virginia School for the Deaf and the Blind
104 VSDB Drive, Staunton, VA, 24401
Main: (540) 332-9000

Benefits Assistance

Programs that provide assistance for people who are having difficulty understanding and/or obtaining services or other benefits for which they are eligible. The programs may help people understand the eligibility for benefits, the benefits provided by the program,  and/or help them complete benefit application forms.

Social Security Disability Benefits

Disability Claims Representatives
P.O. Box 1781, Charlottesville, VA, 22902
Main: (434) 296-7400 Toll Free: (866) 374-7400 Fax: (434) 973-3023

Blind and Low Vision Aids

Devices and services that assist people with vision loss. Includes the sale, rental or loan of assistive technology, audio books, Braille materials and other adapted media.

Blind and Low Vision, Assistive Technology

Freedom Scientific
17757 US Highway 19 North Suite 200, Corporate Headquarters, Clearwater, FL, 33764
Main: (727) 803-8000 Toll Free: (800) 444-4443

Radio Reading & Dial In Service

Metropolitan Washington Ear, Inc.
12061 Tech Road, Silver Spring, MD, 20904
Main: (301) 681-6636 Fax: (301) 681-5227

Radio Reading Service for the Visually Impaired

WVTF Radio Station
3520 Kingsbury Lane, Roanoke, VA, 24014
Main: (540) 989-8900 Toll Free: (800) 856-8900 Fax: (540) 776-2727

Blood Donations

Blood banks and other blood donation sites and programs.

Blood Bank

Virginia Blood Services
2825 Emerywood Pkwy, Richmond, VA, 23294
Main: (804) 359-5100 Toll Free: (800) 989-4438 Fax: (804) 359-5379

Caregiver Support

Support groups, services, and programs that alleviate caregiver burden.

ALS Caregiver Only Support Group

ALS Association, DC/MD/VA Chapter
30 West Gude Drive, Rockville, MD, 20850
Main: (866) 348-3257 Toll Free: (866) 348-3257 Fax: (301) 978-9854

Senior Care Providers
201 Jones Road, Suite 500, Waltham, MA, 02451
Main: (855) 490-8652

Caregiver Support, Advocacy and Resources

Caregiver Action Network (CAN)
1150 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 501, Washington, DC, 20036
Main: (202) 454-3970 Toll Free: (855) 227-3640

Case Management, Aging

Assessment of needs and coordination of services for seniors provided by a social worker, certified geriatric care manager or other professional.

Geriatric Care Managers, Mid Atlantic Chapter

Aging Life Care Association (ALCA)
(Resources online), Philadelphia, PA, 19123
Main: (215) 896-6756

Geriatric Services, Information and Referral

Aging Network Services
4400 East-West Hwy., #907, Bethesda, MD, 20814
Main: (301) 657-4329

Case Management, Rehabilitation

Programs that develop plans for the evaluation, treatment and/or care of individuals who, because of age, illness, disability or other difficulties, need assistance in planning and arranging for services. Programs assess the individual's needs, coordinate the delivery of needed services, ensure that services are obtained in accordance with the case plan, and follow-up and monitor progress to ensure that services are having a beneficial impact on the individual.


RN Telephonic Case Manager

Link2Care, LLC
4019 Main Street #1001, Chincoteague, VA, 23336
Main: (757) 957-9835


Programs and services focused on health problems associated with the body's muscular, nervous, and skeletal systems, especially the spine.

Chiropractic Locator

American Chiropractic Association
1701 Clarendon Blvd, Arlington, VA, 22209
Main: (703) 276-8800 Toll Free: (800) 986-4636 Fax: (703) 243-2593

Community Colleges

Colleges that often provide adult or continuing education (also called lifelong learning) to area adults.

Career Education

Virginia Western Community College
3094 Colonial Ave, Roanoke, VA, 24015
Main: (540) 857-8922 Toll Free: (855) 874-6690

Consumer Protection and Advocacy

Organizations that promote consumer protection services and advocacy and may provide consumer education. In many situations, this information can be used to file complaints on the consumer’s behalf.

Housing Discrimination, Fair Housing

Housing Opportunities Made Equal of Virginia
626 E Broad Street, Suite 400, Richmond, VA, 23219
Main: (804) 354-0641 Toll Free: (804) 354-0690 Fax: (804) 354-0690


Programs that provide emotional support, information and guidance to help people resolve whatever personal or interpersonal difficulties they are experiencing.

Crisis Management, Mindfulness, and Well Being Support

Christopher Haws Consulting/Telegrief
3401 38th Street NW, Apt 819, Washington, DC, 20016
Main: (202) 345-6394

Faith-Based Counseling and Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy

Heaven's Rays Ministries, LLC
517 Blueberry Lane, Louisa, VA, 23093
Main: (804) 556-1249

Inner Touch

Robin's Hope
9513 Hull Street Road, Suite A, North Chesterfield, VA, 23236
Main: (804) 608-9389 Fax: (804) 763-3453

Mental Health Counseling

RVA Health Online
Main: (804) 876-0550 Toll Free: (888) 857-7232

Counseling, Family

Programs that offer therapeutic sessions that focus on the system of relationships and communication patterns among family members and which attempt to modify those relationships and patterns to achieve greater harmony. The therapist focuses on the family as a unit rather than concentrating on one of the members who is singled out as the person in need of treatment.

Faith-Based Counseling

Heaven's Rays Ministries, LLC
517 Blueberry Lane, Louisa, VA, 23093
Main: (804) 556-1249

Diabetes Management

Programs designed to educate diabetes patients and help them to manage the disease and control their blood sugar levels.

Support and Information for Blind Diabetics

National Federation of the Blind (NFB)
200 East Wells Street, at Jernigan Place, , Baltimore, MD, 21230
Main: (410) 659-9314 Fax: (410) 685-5653

Dialysis and Kidney Care

Programs and services for individuals with kidney failure and/or those on dialysis.

Information, Kidney Disease and Dialysis

National Kidney Foundation, National Capital Area and Virginia
1600 Tysons Blvd Suite 330 , McLean, VA, 22102
Main: (202) 244-7900 Fax: (202) 244-7405


Programs that offer opportunities for training, scholarship and educational activities.

Continuing Education

Radford University
801 East Main Street, P O Box 6920, Radford, VA, 24142
Main: (540) 831-5000


Job search, training and career counseling services for employment seekers.

Labor and Employment Law, Headquarters

Virginia Department of Labor and Industry
600 East Main Street, Suite 207, Main Street Centre, Richmond, VA, 23219
Main: (804) 371-2327 Fax: (804) 371-3166

Estate Disposition Services

Programs offered by community organizations that specialize in helping people dispose of their personal property, usually on a consignment basis, for a percentage of the proceeds which is then used to support the organization's activities. The program may include transportation of the property to the sales site, appraisal services, pricing, cataloguing, appliance repairs, merchandise display, cashiering and preparation of itemized receipts for tax purposes.

House Clearouts and Staging

2107 Loumour Avenue, Richmond, VA, 23230
Main: (804) 261-4124 Toll Free: (844) 929-3678