You are eligible for Riverside PACE:

  • If you are age 55 or older
  • Able to live safely in the community
  • Live in the Riverside PACE service areas: Peninsula: Newport News, Hampton, Poquoson or lower York County. Richmond: City of Richmond, Henrico, Chesterfield, Hanover and New Kent counties, as well as some areas of Petersburg, Powhatan, Goochland, James City and Charles City counties.
  • Qualify for nursing facility level of care by Virginia Uniform Assessment Instrument

Virginia Uniform Assessment Instrument
A Virginia Uniform Assessment Instrument, or UAI, is a form used by the Department of Social Services and the local Department of Health to assess an individual’s need for nursing facility level of care.

For more information on how to schedule an assessment, contact the Department of Social Services in your area as listed below:

Newport News/Hampton

Newport News Department of Social Services
Adult Services

Hampton Department of Social Services
Adult Services


Senior Connections
The Capital Area Agency on Aging
Long-term Care Ombudsman Program
24 East Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23219-3796
Phone 804-343-3000
Fax 804-649-2258
Toll Free 1-800-995-6918

Chesterfield/Colonial Heights
9501 Lucy Corr Circle
Chesterfield, VA 23832
Phone 804-748-1100
Fax 804-717-6294

City of Petersburg
400 Farmers Street
Petersburg, VA 23803
Phone 804-861-4720
Fax 804-861-0137

City of Richmond
900 East Marshall Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Phone 804-646-7516
Fax 804-646-7347

Goochland/Powhatan County
3908 Old Buckingham Road, Suite 2
Powhatan, VA 23139
Phone 804-598-5630  
Fax 804-598-5614

Hanover County
12304 Washington Highway
Ashland, VA 23005
Phone 804-365-6644
Fax 804-365-4110

Henrico County
8600 Dixon Powers Drive
P.O. Box 90775
Richmond, VA 23228
Phone 804-501-7346
Fax 804-501-4006