Your Rights As a Client

As a client of the Behavioral Health & Developmental Services division of the Virginia Beach Department of Human Services, it is your right to:

  • Be treated with dignity and respect
  • Be told about your treatment
  • Have a say in your treatment
  • Speak to others in private
  • Have your complaints resolved
  • Say what you prefer
  • As questions and be told about your rights
  • Get help with your rights
If you have questions or need help, see the department contact person or the human rights advocate. Additional information is availble under "Related Information" on this page.

Local Program Contact

Office of Continuous Quality Improvement | 757-385-0642

Regional Human Rights Advocate

Reginald Daye | 757-253-7061
Regional Advocate, Region V
Office of Human Rights
4061 Ironbound Road
WIlliamsburg, VA 23188-2652