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Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services Contact Information:

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1797
Richmond, VA 23218-1797

Main Office
Phone Numbers:
Phone: (804) 786-3921
Voice TDD: (804) 371-8977
Fax: (804) 371-6638

The DBHDS Office is located at 1220 Bank Street, Richmond, VA, 23219.  It is in the Jefferson Building at the intersection of 13th/Governor and Bank Streets. Get directions or view a Capitol Area Site Plan which you can adjust for magnification.

Office Contact Information:

Please contact us if you have any other questions.  Do NOT include any personal health information (PHI) in your correspondence.  This includes Social Security numbers, medical records, account numbers, photographs, beneficiary information or any other identifying information.