Resources for Hanover Teens

Local and national resources for Hanover teens.

Click HERE to access a downloadable, PDF version of these resources in English (en inglés).

Haga clic AQUÍ para acceder a una versión PDF descargable de estos recursos en español (in Spanish).

Mental Health Resources

  • Hanover County's Same Day Access
    Individuals seeking help for mental health or substance use concerns, or who want to begin the process of accessing services related to a developmental disability, do not need an appointment.
    Walk-in Hours:
    Monday - Friday (9am-2pm) - 12300 Washington Hwy, Ashland, VA 23005

  • Hanover County's Crisis Services
    For mental health or drug/alcohol crisis service. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for anyone in Hanover County.

  • Suicide & Crisis Lifeline
    call or text 9-8-8
    (sitio web en español)
    The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals in the United States.

  • JED Foundation
    A nonprofit that protects emotional health and prevents suicide for our nation’s teens and young adults, giving them the skills and support they need to thrive today… and tomorrow.

  • Cameron K. Gallagher Foundation
    They work to cultivate awareness and understanding of teenage depression and anxiety.

  • The Trevor Project
    1-866-488-7386 or text 678-678
    They provide 24/7 crisis support services to LGBTQ young people. Text, chat, or call anytime to reach a trained counselor.

  • National Alliance on Mental Illness (Kid, Teen & Young Adult resources)
    One of NAMI’s main goals is to ensure that people get help early. Since mental health conditions typically begin during childhood, adolescence or young adulthood, we have compiled essential information and resources intended to help young people get the mental health support they need.

  • American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)
    Learn about suicide, how you can help prevent it, and resources for those affected.

Food, Utility, & Housing Resources

Domestic Violence Resources

  • Hanover Safe Place

    Their goal is to prevent sexual and domestic violence, provide services to those affected, and create community awareness for support and resources.

  • National Domestic Violence Hotline

    (sitio web en español)

    24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, the National Domestic Violence Hotline provides essential tools and support to help survivors of domestic violence so they can live their lives free of abuse.

  • Child Abuse & Neglect Hotline
    The Virginia Department of Social Services operates a statewide Child Protective Services (CPS) Hotline 24/7 to support local departments of social services by receiving reports of child abuse and neglect and referring them to the appropriate local department of social services. The CPS Hotline is staffed by trained Protective Service Hotline Specialists.

Substance Use Prevention Resources

Medical Assistance

Arts, Culture & Recreation

Other Resources

  • Nemours TeensHealth
    Resources created specifically for teens on topics such as healthy relationships, nutrition, general health and mental health, and more.

Community Partners

  • The Department of Community Resources assists and connects volunteers, human service organizations and available resources to address community needs.

  • The Department of Social Services offers benefit and service programs with specific eligibility requirements or universal access.

  • The Community Services Board provides prevention, treatment, employment and support services for Hanover residents and their families related to mental health, substance use and developmental disabilities.