Block Grant Annual Report 2018-19

OMNI is pleased to share the Virginia Substance Abuse Prevention Block Grant Annual Report for 2018-19! The report summarizes the excellent work completed across the commonwealth in the last BG fiscal year.  Please review and let OMNI know if you have any questions. The report can be viewed below and is also linked HERE.

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New data on the VASIS Dashboard!

OMNI is pleased to announce that the following data sources have been updated on the VA Social Indicator Study Dashboard. Population Estimates (Census) Unemployment (DSS) Poverty (DSS) Uniform Crime Reports (DCJS) We hope you are as excited about these updates as we are and that you take the time to explore these and the other…

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SPF PFS Grant Announcement

Greetings! Quite a few folks have mailed me regarding this announcement! Love your enthusiasm and being on it! Yes! The State is applying but remember that, we have built the capacity of the CSBs and their partner coalitions to implement SPF so you too would be viable applicants! I will be meeting with Erima and…

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Merchant Education Materials

Happy New Year! By now, you all should have received the new merchant education folders and posters.  If you have not, please let me know as soon as possible so I can contact the printer and get the tracking information.  We are still waiting on the counter mats.  I will have more information next week…

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Happy New Year!

Greetings All and Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a restorative holiday season and are coming back ready for a celebration of the new year and fresh beginnings!  Just wanted you to know that on December 13th, the Interim Virginia Behavioral Health System Steering Committee received an initial report on STEP VA and Medicaid…

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VA Alcohol Mapper Now Live!

As you may know, we have been working with Counter Tools to build an alcohol mapper like the original tobacco retailer mapper.  I’m happy to announce that it is now complete and available for use!  If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me!  Here is the link:   https://mapping.countertools.org/virginia_alcohol/.

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