What is this service?

Partner-based support that provides education to enhance knowledge on mental health, and the prevention of suicide and substance use.

Who is this service for?

Adults and youth struggling with thoughts of self-harm and substance use.

Prevention Services (for the prevention of suicide and substance use) - image of hands reaching for each other over faded image of person struggling - Encompass Community Supports


Prevention Services provides education to residents on a variety of prevention topics such as substance use, mental health, and suicide. Our prevention staff provides evidence-based community prevention practices for adults and youth that are relative to community issues. We also engage with local community partners, organizations, and coalition groups to address prevention issues.

Are you 18-25 years old?

Do you live in Virginia?

If you answered, “yes” to both of these questions, then we welcome you to share your experiences and opinions on substance use and mental health in our communities.

How to Contact Us:

To learn more about our Prevention Services, or to get involved, call (540) 825–3100.

Contact the Prevention Department:

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