NAS Resources and Services

Community Resources

Home Visitation

Early Impact Virginia

Alliance for Early Childhood Home Visiting

Home visiting programs vary by locality. To find contact information for home visiting programs in your area, choose a city or county from the drop-down menu. Home Visiting Models:

  • CHIP of Virginia
  • Early Head Start
  • Healthy Families
  • Healthy Start/Loving Steps
  • Nurse Family Partnership
  • Parents as Teachers
  • Resource Mothers

Early Impact Virginia is funded in part through federal investments from the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (MIECHV) to enhance collaboration across all home visiting providers and facilitate more effective system building at the state and local level. Learn more about Virginia’s MIECHV program.

Community Service Boards (CSB) Locator

Early Intervention Services

Infant & Toddler Connection of Virginia 

Community Support Services

Magellan Complete Care of Virginia Community Resource Guide 

 

Virginia Resources

Virginia Neonatal Perinatal Collaborative (VPNC)

Maternal OUD & NAS Breakout Session 

Virginia Department of Social Services (DSS)

Substance Exposed Infants

Virginia Department of Health (VDH)

Opioid Data

Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Data

Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS)

Addiction and Recovery Treatment Services (ARTS)

Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU Presentation

Eat, Sleep and Console: Changing Landscape for Neonatal Opioid Withdrawal Syndrome

For Pregnant and Parenting Women/Families

Warm Line – Mental Health America of Virginia (MHAV)

1-866-400-MHAV (6428)

Monday to Friday – 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday – 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

NEW Text/Chat Support: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Friday & Saturday

Warm Line is a peer-run service for residents of Virginia. This support line is for individuals, family members and other concerned parties who would like someone to talk to, request community mental health resources, have specific questions about their recovery journey. The peers who answer the Warm Line listen with compassion and provide non-judgmental support. MHAV Warm Line peers work hard to give individualized care and attention to each caller. Peers provide personal examples of wellness, recovery and hope, and maintain personal wellness as a model to communities and callers alike.

Additional Resources

SAMHSA

  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

Clinical Guidance for Treating Pregnant and Parenting Women with Opioid Use Disorder and Their Infants.

HHS Publication No. (SMA) 18-5054. Rockville, MD: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2018.

Trauma Informed Care

  • National Council for Behavioral Health Fostering Resilience and Recovery

A Change Package for Advancing Trauma-Informed Primary Care

Center for Health Care Strategies (CHCS) Trauma Informed Care

Health Equity

  • March of Dimes Consensus Statement

BIRTH EQUITY FOR MOMS AND BABIES: Advancing social determinants pathways for research, policy, and practice

Stigma and Opioid Use

  • Council on Patient Safety in Women’s Health – National Collaborative on Maternal OUD

Presentation on Opiate Use Disorder in Pregnancy: Addressing Stigma

Stigma

  • March of Dimes – Beyond Stigma

Do your part to reduce stigma (so moms and babies get the support they need)