Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board

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CSB Emergency Services

Call 911 for a life-threatening emergency.

Other important numbers

  • Fairfax Detoxification Center – 703-502-7000, TTY 703-322-9080
  • CrisisLink suicide hotline – 703-527-4077
  • CrisisLink suicide text hotline – 703-940-0888

During business hours

  • CSB Entry & Referral Services – 703-383-8500, TTY 711
  • Infant & Toddler Connection – 703-246-7121, TTY 703-324-4495
  • CSB Billing Office – 703-324-7026, TTY 711

For basic needs

  • Food, housing, medical care, etc. – 703-222-0880, TTY 711

News and Information

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Governor's Access Plan

A new program in Virginia, the Governor’s Access Plan (GAP) for the Seriously Mentally Ill, provides physical and behavioral health services for 20,000 low-income Virginians who are currently uninsured and have been diagnosed with a serious mental illness, such as major depression, bipolar disorder, psychotic disorders, schizophrenia, or post-traumatic stress disorder. Learn more about GAP and how to access a screening.

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Merrifield Center move complete!

As of January 27, a full range of services is now being offered from the CSB's new Merrifield Center, after the successful completion of a complex move process that involved over 400 staff members from various sites. Learn more about the Merrifield Center and see the directory of services now being offered at the new center, located at 8221 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive, near the intersection of Arlington Boulevard and Williams Drive in Fairfax. Please note that CSB Emergency Services has moved to Merrifield, and the previous Woodburn Emergency Services and Woodburn Center are now closed, with staff having moved to Merrifield. Other former CSB sites that have now closed include offices on Democracy Lane and Jermantown Road in Fairfax, and at Park Place in Falls Church. Read more details about the move.

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CSB Spirit of Excellence Awards nominations period extended

The CSB Spirit of Excellence Award recognizes one outstanding individual or one team of two or more outstanding individuals whose performance and actions promote, reinforce, or exemplify the CSB's vision and mission. Interested in nominating a CSB staff member or team for this award? Learn more or get the nomination form. Nominations are due by January 30, 2015nomination period extended to February 13, 2015.
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Pregnant? Need help to stop using drugs or alcohol?

Do you know someone who is pregnant and needs help to stop using alcohol or drugs? The CSB can help. Find out about our priority services for pregnant and post-partum women (and girls) who have substance use disorders.


CSB Board presents key issues for upcoming Virginia General Assembly session

On January 7 and 10, CSB Board members presented testimony to State legislators on several key issues to be considered during the upcoming session of the Virginia General Assembly. Read their testimony as well as the CSB Board’s Legislative Priorities.

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Fighting heroin and opiate addiction – what you need to know

Addiction to heroin and other opiates is on the rise in Fairfax County and throughout the U.S. Overdose deaths have doubled in the past year in our community. Know someone who may need help? Want to know what you can do to prevent drug dependence? Find out more about the problem and where to go for help.
Online behavioral health training for medical professionals

New! Online training for medical professionals to help recognize mental health issues

Are you a doctor, nurse or other medical professional? Want to improve your ability to recognize and address mental health issues? Try one of the CSB's new, free online training courses for medical professionals. Approved for CME and CNE credits. Course in PTSD exposure therapy also offered for behavioral health professionals.

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Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board

24-Hour CSB Emergency Services
Phone: 703-573-5679 | TTY: 711

CSB Entry & Referral
Phone: 703-383-8500 | TTY: 711
Contact the CSB by Email

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Tisha Deeghan, Executive Director

CSB Administrative Office
12011 Government Center Parkway, Suite 836, Fairfax, VA 22035-1100
Phone: 703-324-7000 | Fax: 703-653-6626 | TTY: 711

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