Henrico Area Mental Health & Dev. Services

Henrico Area Mental Health & Developmental Services Board

  • serves Charles City, New Kent, & Henrico
  • is a policy advisory community services board established for the purpose of providing local public mental health, mental retardation and substance abuse services
  • no member shall serve more than three terms and appointments shall be broadly representative of the community
  • 1/3 of the Board should be consumers or family members of consumers
  • one or more may be non-governmental services providers
  • sheriffs or their designees shall also be included when practical
  • no employee or board member of an organization which receives funding from any community services board shall be appointed a member of the board
  • no board shall be composed of a majority of local government officials, elected or appointed, nor shall any locality be represented by more than 2 elected or appointed officials
  • governed by State Code Section 37.1-195 et seq
  • includes one appointed representative from New Kent and Charles City County
  • more information about Henrico Mental Health & Developmental Services
  • New Kent’s representative (PDF)
  • if you are interested in representing New Kent on this Board, please complete a Citizen Service Application