Virginia Commonwealth University Health System

Virginia Treatment Center for Children 

LOCATION

Richmond, VA

PROJECT SIZE

120,000 sf

SERVICES PROVIDED

Mechanical 
Electrical 
Plumbing 
Fire Protection
Lighting

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System

VIRGINIA TREATMENT CENTER FOR CHILDREN 

Leach Wallace provided the mechanical and electrical design for this 32-bed facility serving children with behavioral health issues. The two-story, 120,000 square foot facility spans 4.5 acres and includes 32 private inpatient rooms with accommodations for a parent to spend the night; 20 outpatient consult rooms; occupational, recreation, art, music and play therapy; inpatient school programs; a gym and recreational areas; gardens and greenspace; a Children’s Mental Health Resource Center and the Commonwealth Institute for Child and Family Studies, the research arm of VTCC. The building is the first LEED-accredited children’s behavioral health facility in Virginia.