The Dissect & Connect Podcast: Resilience Week in Virginia & Trauma Informed Communities

Episode 45: Resilience Week in Virginia & Trauma Informed Communities This week’s episode of the “Dissect & Connect” podcast features an interview with Melissa McGinn, Director of Community Prevention Programs for Greater Richmond Stop Child Abuse Now (SCAN) and State Coordinator for Virginia’s Trauma Informed Community Networks. Click here or on the image above to…

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New resource brochure for LGBTQ+ teens & families in the New River Valley

New River Valley Community Services’ (NRVCS) Office of Community Wellness & Outreach, in partnership with the Pulaski Community Partners Coalition, the Women’s Resource Center of the New River Valley (as well as its Inclusion Council), and local teens participating in the monthly LGBTQ+ Zoom, has created a new resource brochure to help support LGBTQ+ teens…

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Strengthening Resiliency and Preventing Suicide During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Conversation with Experts

In recognition of Suicide Prevention Month and Older Virginians Mental Health Month, also in September, the Suicide Prevention Alliance of Northern Virginia (SPAN) will host a virtual event, “Strengthening Resiliency and Preventing Suicide During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Conversation with Experts,” on Tuesday, September 29, 6-7:30 p.m. Speakers at the event include: Dr. Stacey Hardy-Chandler,…

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