Building Meaningful Lives for Extraordinary People.

The mission of the Virginia Network of Private Providers is to strengthen the system of services for individuals with behavioral health issues, addictions, or developmental disabilities through advocacy for the individuals we support, strong communication and support of member organizations and representation of their interest in all forums.

A Milestone Reached – Sort Of!

March 17, 2023

A few years delayed by the pandemic, CMS and ACL announced today: “Today marks an important milestone in our national efforts to enable people with disabilities and older adults to live and fully participate in their communities:  the end of the transition period for implementation of the Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) settings regulation. […]

Another Bit of Data to Share!

March 06, 2023

We have posted the most recent data on the top of the Legislative Agenda page so that the information you may need to talk to members of the General Assembly is, for the moment, all in one place. Given the massive turnover in the General Assembly which will occur prior to next year, there will […]

Surveys Can Be Tricky!

March 01, 2023

First – for those of you who responded to the wage/benefits survey regarding DSPs, thank you!  We’ll discuss the results on the Member Call on Friday! Second – for those of you who received the link to the VCU Survey about “Competencies,”  we hope that you think through your answers very carefully!   Not only does […]

2023 Emerging Leaders Nominations Are Open!

February 27, 2023

The Board decided that we should again offer the Emerging Leaders program (without the complications of the pandemic!) – the information is posted on the Member Resources Page                                         Nominations are due by 31 March!   The eight participants and the nominating CEOs will be notified by 15 April.



VNPP represents the interests and concerns of its members at a wide variety of meetings, committees and commissions. These gatherings are convened either by the Executive or Legislative Branch of state government or by one of the other organizations representing public providers or advocacy groups.


With regular Member’s calls, conferences, and opportunities to network and find support with your peers, you can help make a difference in improving the support systems.

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