2-1-1 is an easy to remember phone number connecting people with free information on available community services. When you dial 2-1-1, a trained professional listens to your situation and suggests sources of help using one of the largest databases of health and human services in Virginia.
CHEC is a comprehensive information center/library where VCU Health System patients, their families and the local community may research health topics and get answers to health questions. Resources include books, videos, journals, resources for children, multilingual resources, and Internet access. CHEC is located on the ground floor of the VCUHS Gateway Building and is open from Monday through Friday, from 10 A.M.- 4 P.M. For more information, call (804) 828-2432
The Daily Planet is a Richmond-based non-profit that provides accessible, comprehensive, and integrated quality health services to those at risk of or experiencing homelessness. The Daily Planet is located at 517 West Grace Street, Richmond, Virginia 23220. For more information, call (804) 783-0678.
SeniorNavigator provides free information about the health and aging resources available to Virginians. The information focuses on senior related issues such as health and aging, financial concerns, legal questions, health facilities, assisted living and housing, exercise programs, support groups and more.
The Virginia Association of Free Clinics (VAFC) provides training and technical assistance, research, resource development and advocacy to the 57 Free Clinics throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. Visit VAFC website to lookup a free clinic in Virginia.
The Mission of the Virginia Department of Health is to achieve and maintain optimum personal and community health by emphasizing health promotion, disease prevention, emergency preparedness, and environmental protection.