It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.

Washington Irving
Residential Services
Paradigm House consists of several residences nested within an apartment complex. Each apartment houses a maximum of 4 residents, usually from Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Hampton Roads, Richmond and Northern Virginia.

Our service program includes:
• 24/7 staff supervision
• Medication monitoring
• Nutritious meals and snacks.  View a Weekly Menu here.

Each apartment is designed to provide a comfortable and home-like environment where each resident can feel safe and at home.

Our high staff-to-resident ratio promotes greater focus and more intimate care consistently resulting in positive outcomes including higher levels of resident development.

Residency Criteria
Individuals from Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Hampton Roads, Richmond, and Northern Virginia who meet the basic criteria outlined below may pursue the application, interview, screening, and assessment process. Upon completion of its review, the Program Manager will make a determination as to the appropriateness of residency for the applicant.

Applicants for residency at Paradigm House must:
• Be age 18 or older
• Have a Primary psychiatric diagnosis
• Be under the ongoing care of a psychiatrist

• SSDI and Medicaid recipient
• Be capable of living harmoniously in a "community-like" setting
• Have the need and desire to live in a structured environment
• Comply with recommended treatment plans
• Have no significant medical problems
• Substance abuse free


Recent Testimonial

"I am very grateful to have my son in this caring environment where his needs are always met and he feels like he’s at home."
Father of Paradigm House resident


If you are the caregiver of a Severely Mentally Ill family member, and live in Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Hampton Roads, Richmond or Northern Virginia, feel free to contact us for more information at (757) 685-7077 or paradigmhouse@aim.com.  We are here to provide a safe and home-like environment for those in need of a structured residential living.



About our supervised home care program
We provide residential care, support and supervised care for the mentally ill, mental health support, 24 hour supervision, supervised home care, medication supervision, medication assistance, ADL support, ADL supervision, residential caretaker services, assisted living services, and a stable living environment, for individuals with severe mental illness such as schizophrenia in Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Hampton Roads, Richmond and Northern Virginia. We also provide veteran services and veteran housing for those who need help.

Paradigm House  |  A Community of Paradigms, Inc.  |  2476 Nimmo Parkway, Suite 115, Virginia Beach, VA 23456
Licensed in Virginia | Tele: 757-685-7077
  |   Fax: 888-593-8371   |   Email: Paradigmhouse@aim.com   |