Permanent Drug Drop Boxes

Permanent Drug Drop Boxes are now a strategy added in PBPS.  DBHDS would like to collect information on how many permanent drop boxes have been installed throughout Virginia with the help of CSB staff or grant funds such as SOR, as well as how many pounds of medication they remove from circulation.  To meet this…

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SOR Logic Model Webinar on May 8th

The OMNI TA team will be hosting a one-hour virtual webinar training to walk through the basics of logic models and the SOR Logic Model template.  This training is intended for current SOR Prevention grantees.  While this training will be similar to the OMNI-led logic model trainings in 2017, we encourage all staff who will…

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OPT-R Year End Alert and Reminders

The OPT-R grant period is coming to a close soon – on Tuesday, April 30th.  This means all OPT-R funding must be spent by the end of 4/30.   Please note: Materials and supplies, such as medication lock boxes, drug deactivation kits or brochures, can be purchased using OPT-R funding before 4/30 – even if…

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Important OPT-R Deadline Coming Up on April 30

Please be certain to spend all OPT-R funds by the end of this month (April 30, 2019)! Contact me if you have any questions. Thank you! Jennifer Jennifer Farinholt OPT-R/SOR Prevention Coordinator Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services Office of Behavioral Health Wellness Cell (804) 297-5448 jennifer.farinholt@dbhds.virginia.gov

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April OMNI TA Newsletter

Greetings CSB’s, The April 2019 issue of the OMNI TA Newsletter was emailed to you today. If you would prefer to view the newsletter online, you may click here. If you know others amongst your staff who would like to be added to the newsletter email distribution list, please send the email address and request to OMNISupport@omni.org. Thank you, OMNI Support…

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Town Hall Meeting-“KnockOut Opioid Use”

Join us for a community conversation about opioid & prescription drug misuse.  Guest speakers & panelist will be available to discuss current trends and address community concerns.  For more information contact Pam McDaniel @ 804.862.8002 ext 3193.  Hosted by the CAAN-DUU Coalition, Hopewell Project Discovery & District 19 CSB.

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Recovery Walk 2018

Please join WTCSB on Saturday, September 29, 2018 for our Walk for Recovery.   This event is free and open to the public. Lunch will be provided.  For more information on the walk and a resource table,  please contact Tonya Jones at 757 406-8657.

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