University of Virginia Opioid Helpline

The University of Virginia Opioid Helpline is a cost free helpline that provides resources for individuals concerned about their opioid prescriptions or opioid use or the use of a loved one. Individuals have direct access to a live behavioral support specialist, who will help answer questions and provide education, support and referrals to community resources.

Please call us for more information regarding the helpline.

Contact Information:

Phone: 1-877-OPIOIDS (674-6437)


 Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday
9:00 am to 5:00 pm EST

Resources Provided (Cost Free):

  1. Education about prescription opioids for chronic or new onset pain and pain expectations
  2. Education on signs and symptoms of opioid withdrawal and how to manage them
  3. Individualized phone coaching sessions to address concerns related to opioid prescriptions or opioid use
  4. Online mindfulness audio-recordings with guided meditation
  5. Techniques to promote healthier activities and decision-making
  6. Information and referrals to medication assisted treatment clinics
  7. Support for coping and reducing dependency on opioids

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