In Fairfax County, more people die from overdoses than car accidents.

You don’t have to be a statistic.

It’s your call. Make it.


Walk in. Get Screened. Help Yourself.

Merrifield Center

Entry & Referral Services at the center provides screening and referrals to treatment and recovery resources. No appointments are required.


  • Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Extended youth hours: Tuesdays, until 7 p.m.

  • Emergency Services: 24/7

8221 Willow Oaks Corporate Dr, Fairfax, VA 22031

703-383-8500 (Business Hours)
703-573-5679 (Emergency Services)

Fairfax Detoxification Center is a short-term residential program for adults who need help to safely detoxify from the effects of drugs and/or alcohol.

Hours: Open 24/7 including weekends and holidays

It’s your call. Make it.


Not ready to get treatment yet?

Talk To Someone

  • Crisis lines

  • Counselors at your school, college, or work

  • Parents, friends, relatives, or colleagues

  • A teacher, a coach, or a mentor

  • Community leader (scouts, faith-based groups, youth groups)

  • Anyone you trust


Break the silence now,
instead of breaking their hearts later.



#CouldBeYOU is an initiative of Fairfax County’s Opioid Task Force.