Child and Youth Services
Mountain Community Action Program
If you live in Smyth, Bland or Wythe and need information about Head Start, emergency home repair, weatherization or have other needs related to these issues, you can count on Mt. CAP. Visit their website for more information.
Virginia Department of Social Services
The VA Department of Social Services mission statement is, "People helping people triumph over poverty, abuse and neglect to shape strong futures for themselves, their families and communities." They have a variety of resources to help people with these issues. You can also find local community support through their list of resources under the Community Support tab.
Health and Nutrition Services
Family Nutrition Program and Family Consumer Sciences
Virginia Cooperative Extension offers a large number of programs and services related to health and nutrition for both children and adults.
Mount Rogers Health District
Serving the people of Bland, Carroll, Grayson, Smyth, Washington, and Wythe counties, and the cities of Bristol and Galax. The mission of Mount Rogers Health District is to build healthy rural communities through disease prevention and control, health promotion and education, protection of environmental resources, and preparedness for emergency response. We provide quality, customer-focused health care services in our local health departments, schools, worksites, homes and other community locations.
Cumberland Plateau Health District
Lenowisco Health District