Mental Health & Developmental Services

MHDS Henrico County

We serve people experiencing the effects of or at risk for mental illness, developmental disabilities and substance use disorders and children with developmental delay. Henrico Area Mental Health & Developmental Services promotes dignity, recovery and self-sufficiency in the lives of the people we serve.




Henrico, Virginia 23223

WHEN: Move-In dates: June 20th & June 21st.

Doors open for full services: June 24th

Please send your questions to:


Visit Bounce Back from addiction website

Our agency is proud to be a member of the Henrico Heroin Task Force. The task force was developed top stop opiate overdose and death in our community and to promote treatment for the citizens who are affected by this epidemic.

Community Summit on Heroin and Opioid Crisis

Mental Health & Developmental Services participated in the community summit on the heroin and opioid crisis sponsored by Henrico county on March 1, 2017. The event featured important commentary from keynote speakers FBI Director James Comey and DEA Acting Administrator Chuck Rosenberg as well as a screening of the film “Chasing The Dragon”. This film was produced by the FBI and highlights the risks and dangers of both opioid use and addiction. The summit concluded with an informative panel discussion on this issue.

Chasing the Dragon (49 mins 8 secs)

Henrico Prevention

Visit Henrico Prevention Website

Please visit our prevention website at

As of September 1 2017: Commonwealth Coordinated Care Plus (CCC Plus)

What is it?

A new Medicaid program that provides medical, behavioral, substance use disorder, and long term services and supports all under one program.

Who is affected and required to participate?

65 and older, children or adults with disabilities, nursing facility residents, individuals receiving services through the CCC Plus Waiver (formerly the EDCD and Technology Assisted waivers) and non waiver services received by ID/DD waiver consumers (i.e. medical, behavioral, etc.) The ID/DD waiver services are excluded and will continue to be managed through DMAS.

Who will be the Manage Care Organizations (MCO)?

Aetna Better Health of Virginia, Anthem Healthkeepers Plus, Magellan Complete Care, Optima Health, United Health Care Community Plan, VAPremier Health Plan, Inc.

To compare health plans go to:

CCC Plus Comparison Chart

For more information visit the CCC Plus website

Need to call for assistance? Call the toll-free number: 1-844-374-9159 or TTY: 1-800-817-6608

Hours of operation: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Our Locations

To Request Services:

New Requests for Mental Health and Substance Use Services:

  • Same Day Access to services is available at our East Center and Woodman Road Offices. Individuals requesting services are encouraged to walk in to the office with a photo ID, copy of insurance card if the individual has insurance, or proof of income if the individual is uninsured.
  • Same Day Access is available: Monday through Wednesday: 7:30 to 3:00pm, Thursdays: 7:30 to 5:30 pm. Friday: 7:30 to 11:00 am.

Henrico County Intake (804) 727-8515 Emergency (804) 727-8484 Charles City/New Kent Counties Intake (804) 727-8515 Emergency 1-877-264-8484 TTY (804) 727-8496

Dealing with Traumatic Events

We would like to share a few links of useful information that may help you cope with traumatic events. Coping with Disasters and Traumatic Events

Forms for New Clients

Fee Determination

Fees are based on the cost of delivering each service. A sliding scale, based on family income and number of dependents, allow the agency to make a payment adjustment. Fees may be covered by Medicaid, Medicare, or other third-party insurance. No one is denied service due to an inability to pay. Henrico Area Mental Health & Developmental Services does not discriminate on the basis of sex, age, religion, race, handicap, or national origin.

MS/DS Disclaimer

We strive to provide clear, correct and current information and may change our website at any time without notice. If you notice any errors, find a link that is inactive, or if you have any questions about a link, please email. Henrico Area Mental Health and Developmental Services provides hypertext links to other Websites for the convenience of users. We are not responsible for and cannot guarantee the information on linked sites. A hypertext link to an external site does not constitute an endorsement by Henrico County or Henrico Area Mental Health & Developmental Services. When you visit a linked site, you are subject to its privacy policies. Henrico Area Mental Health & Developmental Services adheres to the Henrico County Internet Privacy Policy regarding customer privacy and confidentiality.

Main Office
10299 Woodman Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060

Mailing Address
10299 Woodman Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060

Intake - (All Locations)
(804) 727-8515
Main Office Phone
(804) 727-8500
Emergency Services (Mental Health)
(804) 727-8484

(804) 727-8580

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