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Region III

Serving Southwest Virginia

Region III – Southwestern

Statewide Toll Free Number: 1-877-285-1299, Ext.3

Region III of VVFS proudly serves Southwest Virginia’s veterans and their family members with access to behavioral health, rehabilitative, and supportive services. VVFS places special emphasis on assisting service members, veterans, and families on their road to recovery from the effects of stress-related injuries (such as combat stress, post traumatic stress or military sexual trauma) or traumatic brain injuries. This includes:

  • Veterans of any era who are Virginia residents
  • Members of the Virginia National Guard not in active federal service
  • Virginia residents in the Armed Forces Reserves not in active federal service
  • Family members of veterans and members of Guard and Reserve not in active federal service

Services Offered

Through a regional consortia of Community Service Boards, brain injury services providers and other public and private services providers Region III of VVFS offers the following examples of services available to veterans and their families in Southwest Virginia:

  • Assessment of individual and family needs and direct provision of needed services available through the CSBs’ outpatient treatment programs
  • Linkages to veterans benefits services, transportation sources, housing and employment assistance programs, and financial assistance
  • Veterans networking, peer support groups, and family support groups throughout Southwest Virginia
Region Catchment Areas

Alleghany Highlands

Areas covered: Allegheny, Covington, Roanoke, Salem, (Botetourt and Craig when requested)

Piedmont

Areas covered: Franklin, Henry, and Patrick Counties, City of Martinsville, (Pittsylvania County and Danville when requested)

New River Valley

Areas covered: Giles, Floyd, Montgomery, and Pulaski Counties, City of Radford

Mt. Rogers

 

Areas covered: Bland, Carroll, Grayson, Smyth and Wythe Counties and City of Galax

Cumberland Mountain

 

Areas covered: Buchanan, Russell, and Tazewell Counties (Dickenson County when requested)

Planning District 1 Behavioral Health Services

Areas covered: Lee, Scott, Wise Counties and City of Norton (Washington and Bristol when requested)

Additional Contact Information

  • For more information on the Southwestern Region III Virginia Veteran and Family Support Program please contact: Leanna Craig – Southwestern Regional Director leanna.craig@dvs.virginia.gov – 540-443-7527.

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