Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Emergency - 703-573-5679 Detox - 703-502-7000 (24/7)

TTY 711

8221 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
Fairfax, Virginia 22031

Daryl Washington,
Executive Director

Community Services Board News

Effective at 5 p.m. on March 27, 2020, all Fairfax County buildings are closed to the public; CSB Emergency Services on the Merrifield Center's Lower Level remains open.

If possible, before coming to the Merrifield Center, please call ahead to Emergency Services to see if you are able to be seen via telehealth services – phone or video.

During this time, CSB has transitioned mainly to telehealth services via Zoom for Healthcare, by phone or video.


Contact for news media inquiries: Lisa Flowers, Communications Director, 571-474-5435 (cell) or 703-324-7006 (office).

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Watch the webinar and get resources: Mental Health in the Black Community

July 7, 2020
Watch the first in a series of community discussions about mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual health within the Black community, and get additional resources.

Community Services (State) Performance Contract - Notice of public review and comment

July 2, 2020

The Community Services Performance Contract delineates the responsibilities of the State Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services and the Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board. It specifies the conditions to be met for the CSB to receive State-controlled funds, identifies the groups…

COVID-19 and your mental health

May 27, 2020
Get tips for maintaining your mental wellness during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Coping with uncertainty during COVID-19

May 14, 2020
Get tips for coping with uncertainty during the COVID-19 pandemic.

It's National Prevention Week - learn how you can make each day count

May 10, 2020
It's National Prevention Week - learn how you can make each day count.

"Al's Pals" program offers helpful videos to support children during COVID-19 pandemic

May 6, 2020
New Al's Pals videos can help support children during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Video Highlights CSB Employees

May 4, 2020
CSB has created a short film to honor the work our employees are doing to make a difference – 24/7/365.

FREE online training - REVIVE! opioid overdose and naloxone education

April 22, 2020
CSB is now offering online REVIVE! opioid overdose reversal trainings.

Assistance from a Distance - Help for Mental Health, Substance Abuse, and/or Developmental Disabilities During the COVID-19 Pandemic

March 26, 2020
During the COVID-19 pandemic, with most Fairfax County offices closed to the public, CSB has adjusted its services to offer telehealth services by phone and video.

CSB adjusts some office hours due to Coronavirus - Effective March 23, 2020

March 20, 2020
CSB adjusts some office hours due to Coronavirus - Effective March 23, 2020

Survey for young adults: help target drug prevention efforts

February 10, 2020
In an effort to better target opioid and other drug prevention efforts, the CSB) is seeking opinions of young adults between the ages of 18-25. The survey is anonymous and voluntary, and asks questions about use of alcohol, prescription drugs, and opioids.

Coats for Kids - CSB coat drive through February 28

January 7, 2020
Share the warmth - contribute to the CSB Youth and Family coat drive!

Nominations sought for CSB Spirit of Excellence Awards

December 1, 2019
CSB's Spirit of Excellence Award Team is now seeking nominations for all-stars (or teams of all-stars) whose outstanding performance, attitude, and actions promote, reinforce, or embody the CSB’s mission, vision and values.

New intensive outpatient program launches at CSB’s Chantilly office

November 13, 2019
A new intensive outpatient program for mental health and substance use disorder issues has launched at CSB's Chantilly office.

High school student wins Fairfax Prevention Coalition logo design contest

October 30, 2019
Fairfax Prevention Coalition announces winner of logo design contest.

Notice of public comment period on proposed fee changes

October 23, 2019
The CSB Board is proposing changes to its fee schedule, ability to pay scale, and fee regulation.

CSB FY 2019 Annual Report now available

October 22, 2019
The Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board's FY 2019 Annual Report is now available.

CSB awards mini-grants for nine youth-led anti-stigma projects

October 11, 2019
CSB awards mini-grants to nine community anti-stigma projects led by youth to raise awareness of mental health issues and how to get help and support others.

CSB offers screenings to promote National Depression Screening Day

October 9, 2019
National Depression Screening Day is Thursday, October 10 - take a free, confidential online screening to see if you or someone you care about should seek help for depression.

Together on the Pathway to Wellness Conference - Scholarships available!

October 4, 2019
Join us for the annual Together on the Pathway to Wellness Conference, "Becoming Your Best Self: Putting the Pieces Together," a day-long event on Friday, October 18, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Fairfax County Government Center.

Operation Medicine Cabinet Cleanout: Saturday, October 26, 2019

September 20, 2019
Safely dispose of unused or expired medication at any Fairfax County Police district station from 10 to 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 26, 2019.

CSB welcomes submissions for Project In-Sight art and poetry exhibit

September 17, 2019
All are invited to join the Project In-Sight Open House at the Northwest Center office on Wednesday, October 16, 2019, from 3 to 5 p.m.

Mini-grants available for youth-led anti-stigma initiatives

September 3, 2019
The CSB is offering mini-grants for youth-led projects to reduce stigma among their peers; requests due Sept. 27, 2019.

Wellness & Recovery Action Plan workshops begin Sept. 17; register now

August 28, 2019
Take control of your own wellness by creating a toolbox of coping strategies, resources and learn how to design your own emotional health recovery plan at a Wellness Recovery Action Plan workshop series.

County expands online youth suicide prevention training

August 21, 2019
The Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board (CSB) expanded the County’s online youth suicide prevention training modules this school year with two new online options focused on trauma-informed care practices for students ages pre-K through grade 12 and a suite of healthcare options (for nurses, clinic staff, and others in the healthcare field).
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