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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Part-Time Contracted Work Available

Seeking Conference Coordinator for annual mental health recovery and wellness conference. This is a contracted role with the Fairfax - Falls Church Community Services Board to support a conference planning committee made up of area nonprofit services providers and the Northern Virginia Mental Health Foundation. Actual work hours will vary but include one evening per month meeting from now through October, writing, coordinating the online registration process, preparing written materials, helping to recruit speakers, and other related tasks leading up to the conference on October 16, 2015 at NVCC's Annandale Campus. The conference is historically well run with around 250 participants. Interested applicants should have experience with event planning, online event registration, and health promotion; in addition, experience or work with people with mental illness or co-occurring disorders is preferred. Information about last year's conference can be found at www.novamentalhealth.org, under the Conference tab. A flat rate will be paid to the successful candidate. To find out more or apply, contact Laura Yager at the Community Services Board.
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Learn more about the CSB

Listen to a 20-minute " County Conversation" with CSB Executive Director, Tisha Deeghan, recorded on 2/18/2015, to learn more about the CSB.
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Public comments invited on statewide transition plan for Medicaid waiver services

The Virginia Departments of Medical Assistance Services and Behavioral Health and Developmental Services have announced a 30-day public comment period from February 5 through March 8, 2015, on the statewide transmission plan the state will be submitting to the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Learn more about the plan.
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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.


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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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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