There are a number of agencies in the area that are now providing services through telephone and video conferencing. Contact your school social worker for more information or refer to your health insurance provider for referrals and specific coverages.
Colonial Behavioral Health
Contact Info: Crisis Line: (757) 378-5555; Children’s Services and Greater Williamsburg Child Assessment Center (GWCAC): (757) 253-4047; CBH Website
Emergency services continue to operate 24 hours a day. Many services including psychiatric treatment, outpatient counseling, Genoa Pharmacy, and case management are being provided at this time. Many services are now provided over the phone or through video conferencing.
Newport News Behavioral Health Center
Contact Info: 17579 Warwick Blvd, Newport News, VA 23603; If you are experiencing a crisis, call (757) 888-0400
Acute unit is open and services children in crisis ages 8 – 17.
REACH: DD Crisis Services
Contact Info: 1-888-255-2989
REACH, Regional Educational Assessment Crisis Response Habilitation, is a 24/7 mobile crisis intervention program that provides crisis support to individuals with a Developmental Disability who are experiencing mental health or challenging behavioral needs.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Contact info:1-800-273-TALK (8255)
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to connect individuals in crisis with skilled counselors.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Hotline
Contact Info: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)
SAMHSA’s National Helpline is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders.
Contact Info: (757) 258-5051
Avalon provides shelter and support for those experiencing domestic violence and sexual assault.
Social Emotional Supports for Elementary Students
Social Emotional Supports for Secondary Students
Stress and Anxiety
Supports for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Supports for Students with ADHD