Mental Health

Strength-based, recovery-oriented services to evaluate and treat mental health challenges that individuals may experience during their lifetime.

Disability Services

Services designed to support individuals with developmental disabilities in living a safe, healthy, and productive life as independently as possible.

Substance Use

Northwestern Community Services provides continuous treatment
and support for adults and adolescents with
substance use concerns.


Promoting wellness by increasing protective factors and decreasing risk factors that lead to mental health and substance use concerns.


Rapid telephone consultation and in-person crisis assessments if necessary. Crisis counseling is also available at scheduled times.

Northwestern is a public provider with a staff of over 250 caring professionals in the Shenandoah Valley.

We offer an array of outpatient, case management, day support, residential and emergency programs that are designed to enhance the quality of life for both children and adults affected by emotional/behavioral disorders, mental illness, substance use, and intellectual disabilities and developmental disabilities (ID/DD).

We specialize in rehabilitative and family support services for individuals with such long-term challenges as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depression, addiction, and those with significant impairments from ID/DD.

Latest updates

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NWCSB is an equal opportunity employer and service provider. 

We offer a full benefit package with enrollment in Virginia Retirement System (fully paid by employer) for full time positions and partial benefits for part time positions.

Northwestern Community Services Board does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

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