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Community Resources
Chesapeake Health Department
Baby Care 757-382-8652
Car Seat Program 757-382-8652
Family Planning 757-382-8631
Great Bridge 757-382-8600
Immunization Clinic 757-382-8609

STD Clinic 757-382-8617

Chesapeake Integrated Behavioral Healthcare (CIBH)

Main Number 757-547-9334

      Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse Services, Intellectual

      Disability Case Management and Day Support Services

      Residential Services, Prevention Programs, Parenting Programs

Emergency Services 757-548-7000

Infant & Toddler Connection of Chesapeake 757-547-8929

Chesapeake Public Schools

Adult Education Center (GED, ESOL) 757-482-5680

Family & Community Engagement Center (FACE) 757-482-5923

Preschool Intake 757-494-7600

-Student Enrollment Registration 757-547-0545

Chesapeake Social Services

Main Number 757-382-2000

Benefits Program: Childcare, Food Stamps, Fuel Assistance,

General Relief, Medicaid, State/Local Hospitalization (SLH

Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)

Medical Insurance: Family Access to Medical Insurance Security

(FAMIS), Medicaid

Adult Protective Services 757-382-2008

After Hours Adult Protective Services 1-800-552-7096

After Hours CPS Emergencies 1-800-552-7096

Child Protective Services 757-382-2020

Services Division: Adoption, Adult Protective Services,

Child Protective Services, Foster Care

Virginia Initiative for Employment Not Welfare (VIEW) 757-382-2312

Welfare to Work Programs: JOBSWORK 757-382-2312

"55 Plus"

55+ Resource Information 757-382-2268

Advanced Care Planning 757-325-9400

Chesapeake Parks, Recreation, and Tourism 757-382-6411

City Call Center 757-382-2489

Healthy Grandfamilies Program 757-434-5162

I-Ride Transportation Service 757-222-4513

Long-term Care Ombudsman 757-461-9481 ext. 542

Meals-on-Wheels 757-312-6458

Medicare Help 757-222-4512

Senior Navigator 1-866-393-0957

Senior Services of Southeast Virginia 757-461-9481

Visiting Physicians Association 757-853-1380

Abuse Services


     Adult Protective Services 757-382-2008

     After Hours Adult Protective Services 1-800-552-7096

     Family Violence & Sexual Assault Hotline 1-800-838-8238

     Help and Emergency (HER) Shelter 757-485-3384

     Legal Aide Society of Virginia 757-627-5423

     Samaritan House/Safe Harbor 757-631-0710

     Victim Witness Program 757-382-6417

     YMCA Coordinated Crisis 24-Hour Hotline 757-251-0144


     After Hours CPS Emergencies 1-800-552-7096

     CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) 757-382-8183

     Champions for Children 757-440-2749

     Child Protective Services 757-382-2020

Bills/Financial Resources


Catholic Charities Financial Assistance Program 757-484-0703

Chesapeake Department of Human Services 757-382-2000

Help and Emergency Response 757-485-3384

House of Blessing 757-547-9341

Housing Crisis Hotline 757-587-4202

Portsmouth Area Resources (PARC) 757-397-5208

Salvation Army  757-543-8100

S.T.O.P. Inc. 757-858-1360

Child Support and Legal Assistance

Child Support Enforcement 1-800-468-8894

Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia Central Intake 1-866-LEGL-AID



Health, Nutrition and Youth Development

       Virginia Cooperative Extension 757-382-6348

       Smoking Cessation - Quit Now VA 1-800-784-8669


       Catholic Charities 757-484-0703

       Chesapeake Department of Human Services 757-382-2000

       Chesapeake Fathers in New Directions Program 757-382-2092

       Chesapeake Public Schools Family & Community Engagement

       (FACE) 757-482-5923

       Children First Co-Parenting Class 757-382-2226

       Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters 757-668-9304

       Healthy Grandfamilies Program 757-434-5162

       National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Coastal Virginia


       Nurturing Parenting & S.T.E.P. (CIBH) 757-819-6168

       Seton House (classes for teens and parenting teens) 757-306-1840


       Breastfeeding Support Group (CRH) 757-312-6245

       Childbirth/Lamaze Classes (Optima/Sentara) 1-866-239-0618

       Children's Health Investment Program of SHR 757-543-9100

Public Safety Community Outreach

       Chesapeake Fire Department 757-382-6297

       Crime Prevention Unit 757-382-6189


Catholic Charities 757-467-7707

Chesapeake Integrated Behavioral Healthcare Crisis Line 24 Hrs 757-548-7000

Chesapeake Integrated Behavioral Healthcare (CIBH) Mental Health


Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters 757-668-4673

Crisis Pregnancy City of Tidewater 757-410-9703

Eden Counseling and Consulting 757-466-3336

EDMARC Grief Counseling/Piece by Peace 757-967-9251

Encircle 757-722-4707

Family Insight 757-233-0003

Family Preservation 757-455-8300

Jewish Family Services 757-459-4640

Keim Centers 757-499-4444

Kempsville Center 757-461-4565

LGBT Life Center 757-640-0929

Mediation Center of Hampton Roads 757-624-6666

National Counseling Group 757-325-9570

Regent University's Psychological Services 757-352-4488

The Barry Robinson Center 757-455-6100

The UP Center 757-622-7017

Therapeutic Interventions 757-827-2923

Tidewater Pastoral Counseling Services 757-623-2700

Tidewater Youth Services Commission 757-488-9382

Virginia League for Planned Parenthood 757-499-7526

YWCA Coordinated Crisis Response 757-251-0144


Circuit 757-382-3000

       Civil, Criminal, Deeds & Records, Marriage License, Notaries

       Probate Will

General 757-382-3100

       Traffic, Criminal, Civil

Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court 757-382-8100

Juvenile Intake, Probation and Parole 757-382-8150

Mediation Information (Juvenile Court) 757-382-8133

Victim Witness Program 757-382-6417

Disability Information/Special Needs

Autism Society of America (Tidewater chapter) 757-461-4474

Brain Injury Association of America 1-800-444-6443

Chesapeake Parks, Recreation & Tourism Therapeutic Recreation

Program 757-382-1328

Chesapeake Family & Community Engagement Center (FACE) 757-482-5923

Chesapeake Public Schools Preschool Intake 757-494-7600

CHKD Care Connection for Children 757-668-7132

CIBH Infant & Toddler Early Intervention Program 757-547-8929

Dept. of Aging and Rehabilitative Services 1-800-552-5019

Endependence Center, Inc. 757-461-8007

Social Security/SSI/SSDI 1-800-772-1213

The Hitching Post Education Center 757-606-0756

Early Care/Education

Chesapeake Department of Human Services

      Early Child Care Program Coordinator 757-382-2322

      Chesapeake Public Schools Preschool Initiative 757-842-4099

      Child Care Aware of Virginia 804-285-0846

      Children's Harbor 757-622-0900

      Head Start (Main) 757-673-0548

      Social Services - Child Care 757-382-2264


Animal Control 757-382-8080

Chesapeake (CIBH) Mental Health Crisis 757-548-7000

Crime Prevention Unit 757-382-6189, 757-382-6223, or 757-382-6194

Emergency Police/Fire/Ambulance 911

       (non-emergency 757-382-6161

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Virginia Poison Control 1-800-222-1222

Food Pantries/Meals

Food Bank of Southeastern Virginia/ 757-627-6599


Home Visitation Programs

Chesapeake Baby Care 757-382-8652

CHIP of SHR 757-543-9100

Comfort Care Home Health & Hospice 757-312-6460

Parents as Teachers - The UP Center 757-397-2121

Therapeutic Interventions 757-827-2923


Chesapeake Redevelopment & Housing Authority (CRHA) 757-523-0401

Norfolk Redevelopment & Housing Authority (NRHA) 757-623-1111

Portsmouth Redevelopment & Housing Authority (PRHA) 757-399-5261

Regional Housing Crisis Hotline 757-587-4202

S.T.O.P. Inc 757-858-1360

Suffolk Redevelopment & Housing Authority (SRHA) 757-539-2100

Virginia Housing Development Authority (VDHA) 1-877-843-2123

Virginia Supportive Housing 804-788-6825

Housing Crisis Assistance

Chesapeake Area Shelter Team (CAST) 757-321-9353

Chesapeake We Care Resource Center 757-937-8740

Help and Emergency Response (HER) Shelter 757-485-3384

Norfolk Emergency Shelter Team (NEST) 757-823-1622

Portsmouth Area Resources Coalition (PARC) 757-397-5208

Regional Housing Crisis Hotline 757-587-4202

Seton Youth Shelters

       (Boys Facility) 757-498-4673

       (Girls Facility) 757-306-1840

Union Mission 757-627-8686

Virginia 211 211

Jobs/Jobs Training

Goodwill Industries 757-248-9405

Hampton Roads Workforce Council 757-461-7537

Integrity Staffing Services 757-420-0555

Job Corps 1-800-733-5627

Step-Up, Inc. 757-588-3151

Tidewater Builder's Association (TBA) 757-420-2434

Urban League of Hampton Roads 757-627-0864

Virginia Employment Commission 757-558-4455

Virginia Hiring Events


Central Library 757-410-7100

Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach & Innovation Library 757-410-7036

Greenbriar Libaray 757-410-7061

Indian River Library 757-410-7003

Major Hillard Library 757-410-7078

Russell Memorial Library 757-410-7020

South Norfolk Library 757-410-7048



     Chesapeake Care Free Clinic (Medical & Dental) 757-545-5700

     Chesapeake Community Health Center 757-228-1288

     Crisis Pregnancy Clinic of Tidewater 757-410-9703

     Hampton Roads Community Health Center (Norfolk) 757-533-9108

     Hampton Roads Community Health Center (Portsmouth) 757-393-6363

     Old Dominion Dental Clinic 757-683-4308

     (Dental cleanings, no Medicaid)

     Virginia League for Planned Parenthood 757-499-7526


      Bon Secours DePaul Medical Center 757-889-5000

      Bon Secours Maryview Medical Center 757-398-2200

      Chesapeake Regional Medical Center 757-312-8121

         Mother Baby Unit 757-312-6159

      Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters 757-668-7000

         Children's Health Line 757-668-7500 or 1-800-395-2453

       Sentara Leigh 757-261-6000

       Sentara Norfolk General 757-388-3000

       Sentara Princess Anne 757-507-1000

       Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital 757-395-8000

Medicaid & HMOS

       Anthem Health Keepers Plus 1-800-901-0020

       Medicaid 'Cover Virginia' 1-866-873-2647

       Optima Family Care 1-800-881-2166


       Eye Care America (glasses for seniors) 1-800-222-3937

       Lions Quest (vision and hearing) 1-800-446-4466

       New Eyes for the Needy 973-376-4903


Air Force Aid Society 703-972-2650

Army Emergency Relief 866-878-6378

Exceptional Family Members Program 800-342-9647

Family Advocacy (Fleet & Family Support Ctr.

      at Portsmouth Navy Medical Center) 757-953-7801

Fleet & Family Support Center at Little Creek 757-462-9503

Fleet & Family Support Center North West Annex 757-421-8770

Hampton VA Veteran Affairs Medican Center 757-722-9961

Navy-Marine Corp Relief Society Portsmouth 757-953-5956

TCC Veteran Services 757-822-5298

VA Veteran Family and Veteran Support 757-224-5208

Virginia Department of Veterans Services 757-455-0814

      (Disability/Benefits Claims)

Mental Health Resources

Chesapeake Integrated Behavioral Healthcare (CIBH) 757-547-9334

Mental Health and Wellness Coalition 757-536-6097

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Coastal Virginia 757-499-2041

Psychiatric Hospitalization and Residential Care

Inpatient Hospitalization

      Harbor Point Behavioral Health Center 757-393-0061

      Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health 757-461-4565

      Maryview Behavioral Medical Center 757-398-2367

      Newport News Behavioral Health Center 757-888-0400

      Virginia Beach Psychiatric Center  757-496-6000

Residential Care Programs

Magellan IACCT Required for residential placement requests

(Medicaid Only)

      Chesapeake Children's Services Act (CSA) 757-382-2330

For non-Medicaid contact Tricare (1-800-444-5445), your local Community Service Board (CSB), and/or your insurance company

Social Security

National Number 800-772-1213

Norfolk-5850 Lake Herbert Dr. 866-858-6089

Portsmouth-3305 Airline Blvd 866-593-8851

Suffolk 866-835-7769

Substance Abuse Services

Al-ANON Family Groups 757-563-1600

Alcoholics Anonymous 757-490-3980

American Addiction Centers 888-380-9374

Chesapeake Integrated Behavioral Healthcare (CIBH) 757-547-9334

CIBH Crisis Intervention/Emergency Services only 757-548-7000

Substance Use Prevention and Awareness Coalition 757-536-6035

Support Groups

Alzheimer's Association/Alzheimer's Caregiver Support 800-272-3900

Brain Injury Association Brain Injury Information Center 800-444-6443

CHKD SibShops 757-668-7273

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Coastal Virginia 757-499-2041

Grandparents as Parents 818-264-0880

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren 757-434-5162

Virginia Department of Health Caregivers Support Group 757-382-8653


Go To Work Virginia 804-548-4300

Health Keepers Transport (5 day notice) 877-892-3988

HRT 757-222-6100

HRT paratransit 757-455-8010

Optima (Sentara) Cab (5 day notice) 877-892-3986

Senior Services of Southeast Virginia 757-461-9481

Straight Medicaid Cab (5 day notice) 866-386-8331

VA Premier Transport 757-461-0064

Web Resources


Great Bridge 757-382-8608

South Norfolk 757-382-2651

Youth/Teen Programs

4-H Program 757-382-6348

Boy Scouts of America 757-497-2688

Boys & Girls Club of Southeast Virginia

     Thurgood Marshall Unity 757-545-7263

     Truitt Unit 757-494-7949

Chesapeake Integrated Behavioral Health 757-547-9334

Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism Administration 757-382-6411

Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism Centers:

       Camelot 757-485-7400

       Deep Creek 757-487-8841

       Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee 757-648-8549

       Great Bridge 757-382-6292

       Indian River 757-424-4238

       River Crest 757-436-3100

       South Norfolk 757-543-5721

       Western Branch 757-465-0211

Community Programs, Division of Human Services 757-382-2226

Girl Scouts of Colonial Coast 757-547-4405

NetGen Pathways 757-233-8686

Together We Can 757-288-3231

Triple R Ranch 757-421-4177

VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads 757-624-2400


     Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA757-546-9622

     Greenbrier Family YMCA 757-547-9622

     Greenbrier North YMCA 757-366-9622

     Taylor Bend Family YMCA 757-368-9622

Youth Fire Intervention Program 757-966-7548


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