Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board

Fairfax County, Virginia

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

8221 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
Fairfax, Virginia 22031

Daryl Washington,
Acting Executive Director

Community Services Board News

Contact for news media inquiries: Lucy Caldwell, Communications Director, 703-324-7006 (office), 703-856-5210 (cell).

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Read our latest news below, or check out our 2018 and 2017 archives for more articles.

CSB Hosts Teen Youth Council Meeting


Thursday, January 25, 2018

National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week January 22-28

Are you or your teens concerned about underage use of drugs and alcohol? Do you want to learn more about the…

Free Life-Saving Naloxone at CSB’s Upcoming REVIVE Trainings


CSB will dispense free Naloxone at two upcoming Revive opioid overdose reversal training sessions.

Crisis Stabilization Services for Northern Virginians of all ages with developmental disabilities


If someone you care about who has a developmental disability is experiencing a crisis due to behavioral or psychiatric needs, call REACH at 855-897-8278.

Crisis stabilization and related services, collectively known as “REACH”…

Spirit of Excellence Awards Team Seeks Nominations


“Excellence is never an accident. It is the result of high intention, sincere effort, and intelligent execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives – choice, not chance, determines your destiny.”– Aristotle

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Pregnant? Concerned about alcohol, heroin or other opioid use? Help is here.


Nationally, opioid use disorder is increasing at alarming rates for both men and women, but the prevalence of prescription opioid and heroin use among women is staggering. According to the Centers for Disease…

CSB’s Mobile Crisis Unit expands services to include Sundays beginning January 1, 2018


Beginning January 1, 2018, the Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board (CSB) will expand service hours for their “Mobile Crisis Unit,” or “MCU,” to include Sunday hours. This expansion means that…

Take care of your mental wellness this holiday season and in the year ahead!


The holidays can be a joyous, festive time, but for some they can bring stress and loneliness. The Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board (CSB) has created new wallet-sized information cards designed for quick, easy access to CSB resources and phone numbers.

1. Get help for…

Mental health services for youth expanded in 2017


The Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board (CSB) began offering same-day, in-person screening for adults with mental health/and or substance use concerns in July 2015 and extended same-day access service to youth in late 2016. More than 500 youth and families have been served this…

Emergency overdose resource cards now available


The Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board (CSB) has created new wallet-sized information cards designed for quick, easy access to CSB resources and phone numbers.

Cards will be distributed to people at risk of overdose, and to all community members, upon request. Email your…

Help the CSB Improve Rehabilitative Programming


New Ideas Welcome!

The Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board(CSB) is asking service recipients, their families and friends, and members of the public for input to help craft future services and supports for adults with mental health and substance use disorders who participate…

CSB and Law Enforcement Train Together Addressing Opioid Challenges


Staff from Virginia’s Probation & Parole District 29 and from the CSB hosted “A Balanced System Approach: Opioid Treatment and Law Enforcement.”

Life-changing help for people with serious mental illnesses


CSB’s Intensive Community Treatment (ICT) Services staff works with individuals who experience acute symptoms of mental illness, often combined with substance use disorders and complex medical conditions, offering life-changing help.

Together on the Pathway to Wellness Conference - Scholarships available!


Join us for the annual Together on the Pathway to Wellness Conference, "#This Is Us: Resources. Resilience. Recovery.", a day-long event on Friday, October 20, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Fairfax County Government Center.

CSB Hosts Project In-Sight Open House - October 25


All are invited to join the CSB for an Open House at their Northwest Center office on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, from 2 to 5 p.m.

Inclusion Drives Innovation: CSB Recognizes October as Disability Employment Awareness Month


The CSB joins local, state and national partners in observance of October as National Disability Employment Awareness Month.

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month: Here’s what you can do


Do you know how to tell if someone may be at risk for suicide? Do you know what to do if someone you know needs help? Learn more about suicide warning signs, and what you can do to help.

CSB Hosts Recovery Resource Open House Wednesday, September 27


The CSB invites you to a FREE open house to provide answers and information on issues that you, your family, and your community are facing. The Recovery Resource Open House will be held from 4 - 7 p.m. at the CSB’s Merrifield Center on Wednesday, 9/27/17.

CSB Workshops Explore Inclusion, Networking and New Opportunities


Following workshops with partner organizations, families and colleagues, the CSB held a forum where families shared ideas and feedback about how to help all people living with developmental disabilities live fulfilled, inclusive and meaningful lives.

CSB’s Self-Directed Services Celebrates Its First Decade of Service


CSB celebrates ten years of helping people with disabilities find the right fit through Self-Directed Services.

Spot warning signs of deadly heroin and apioid addiction: Watch CSB's new video


Video on Warning Signs of Deadly Heroin and Opioid Addiction

CSB’s Mobile Crisis Units bring emergency mental health services into the community

Housing Is Key to Stability for People with Mental Illness


A new program, launched by CSB and New Hope Housing, Inc., and funded through a multi-year, $1.4 million state grant, is developing permanent supportive housing options for adults in our community who have serious mental illness.

Complete a Quick Online Exercise to Help Improve CSB Website


We need your help – please take just a few (less than 15) minutes to participate in a quick customer experience exercise about the CSB website by or before July 13, 2017.

Help All People to Live Their Best Lives


CSB Developmental Disabilities Team seeks ideas on how to provide various levels of service, for the greatest number of people, while containing costs.