Resources in Our Community

Resources in Our Community

This page provides links to agencies that may provide services to our residents and the community.

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2-1-1 Virginia

  • A free service that can help identify a variety of local resources.
  • Information is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Just dial 211.

Apple Ridge Farm

  • Offers outdoor education and summer camp programming for children.
  • (540) 982-1322

Blue Ridge Behavioral Health

  • The Roanoke Valley’s Community Service Board, serving adults, children, and families with mental health needs and substance abuse disorders.
  • (540) 343-3007

Family Services of Roanoke Valley

  • Offers mental health counseling, case management, and life skills education.
  • (540) 563-5316

Local Office on Aging

  • Provides services to help older persons remain independent.
  • (540) 345-0451
A person at Roanoke Valley Alleghany Region 5 Adult Education's GED prep and Adult Education event.

Roanoke Valley: Alleghany Region 5 Adult Education

  • Can assist with English as a Second Language classes, GED prep and Adult Basic Education, and the National External Diploma Program.
  • (540) 375-3056

Total Action for Progress Domestic Violence

  • Offers help and assistance for intimate partner abuse to you, your children, or someone else in the household, or if someone you know is being abused.
  • During daytime hours, call (540) 283-4813.
  • For after-hours emergencies, call (540) 580-0775.
    • A crisis advocate is available evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.

Virginia Career Works Blue Ridge

  • The local workforce center. Services include: career coaching, resume/interview preparation, job search and placement assistance, occupational skills training, on-the-job training, and supportive services.
  • (540) 562-8442

Virginia Western Community College

  • Offers college classes as well as shorter-term career certification opportunities.
  • (540) 857-8922
Melrose Towers Residents outside on the sidewalk as food is delivered..