• Initial Appointment: 540-343-3007
  • 24-Hour Crisis Services: 540-981-9351

Mission Statement:

The mission of Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare is to provide quality community-based services that prevent and address mental health disorders, developmental disabilities, and substance disorders.

Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare

Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare (BRBH) is the Community Services Board serving adults, children and families with mental health disorders, developmental disabilities, or substance use disorders in the Roanoke Valley of Virginia. We serve residents of the Cities of Roanoke and Salem, and the Counties of Botetourt, Craig, and Roanoke. We are one of forty Community Services Boards established under the Code of Virginia to provide services for individuals who have mental health disorders, developmental disability, or substance use disorders. BRBH operates multiple programs throughout the Roanoke Valley through the work of over 350 dedicated and caring BRBH employees. We are proud to have served our community since 1969.

The following are the values we hold as important to us:

  • The people we serve are our top priority.
  • Our employees are our most valuable resource.
  • Everyone has the right to be treated with respect and to participate fully in decisions that affect his or her life.
  • We provide timely services in the least restrictive setting, that are accessible, affordable, efficient, and adaptable to individual needs.
  • We collaborate with the individuals we serve, their families, and other providers in the community to achieve mutual goals and to maximize limited resources.
  • We value fairness and diversity and are committed to cultural competence in our workplace and in our community.
  • We adhere to ethical standards and professional codes of conduct.
  • We are responsible and honest, and respect confidentiality in dealing with individuals we serve and with each other.