Virginia 2019 DFC Grantees!!!

Congrats to Horizon Behavioral Health and the Central Virginia Addiction & Recovery Resource Coalition in being a NEW DFC grantee!!! Also, congrats to the DFC Continutation Grantees…Roanoke Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare Roanoke Prevention Alliance, Inc.,  Ashland Hanover Cares Coalition Hanover Cares Coalition, Luray Page Alliance for Community Action Page Alliance for community Action, Rocky MountPiedmont…

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safeTALK Training for Trainers

Greetings, We were able to successfully host a safeTALK Training for Trainers in March.  Since that time, we have had additional requests for another session.  If there is enough interest and eligible participants, we will host a safeTALK T4T in February/March 2020.  Location TBD.  Participating in the safeTALK T4T requires completion of an ASIST class within…

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Register Now for Community Coalitions of Virginia Summit

Greetings, CCoVA’s 2nd annual summit is Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at the Hotel Roanoke. There are three workshop tracks: Strategy/Prevention, Recovery/Treatment and Substance Issues, and a fantastic lineup of speakers! For CSBs with State Opioid Response (SOR) Prevention funds, travel and registration to attend the Summit are allowable SOR expenses. Hope to see you there!…

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2019 Block Grant Summit Recap

Greetings CSBs! The OMNI Evaluation Team very much enjoyed our recent visit to Roanoke as part of this year’s 2019 Block Grant Summit. It was great to connect with CSB staff and the DBHDS team in person, and share what we hope was some useful information. Here is a link to a recap of the…

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Five Ways To Support Veterans Year-Round

Simple actions can help save a life. Visit BeThereForVeterans.com to learn more. Suicide Prevention Month reminded us to Be There for Veterans, but it’s important to remember that our responsibility to Veterans doesn’t end when October begins. We all have a role to play in preventing Veteran suicide — not just in September, but year-round. Here are a few…

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Counter Tool Webinar

Good Afternoon, For those who were not able to attend yesterday’s Counter Tools webinar on the Virginia Store Assessment Form,  the webinar recording can be viewed here: http://bit.ly/VAwebrec-1 The recording link is also stored in the Counter Tools shared folder (bit.ly/VAPOSTresources). Thanks so much! Colleen

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