Why DBHDS

Virginia's public mental health, developmental disability and substance use disorder services system is comprised of 14 state facilities and 40 locally-run community services boards.

Healthy Families and communities

Virginia's public mental health, developmental disability and substance use disorder services system is comprised of 14 state facilities and 40 locally-run community services boards (CSBs). CSBs and facilities serve children and adults who have or who are at risk of mental illness, substance use disorders or developmental disabilities.

Center for Behavioral Health & Justice

The Center for Behavioral Health and Justice is designed to improve Virginia's multi-system response to individuals with behavioral health needs involved in the criminal justice system.