Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board

Fairfax County, Virginia

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8221 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
Fairfax, Virginia 22031

Daryl Washington,
Executive Director

Community Services Board News

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

Community
June 25, 2021

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…

June Wellness Activities Calendar

June
June 1, 2021
Get our Wellness, Health Promotion & Prevention team's activity calendar for June, focusing on managing stress

May Wellness Activities Calendar

May
May 1, 2021
Get our Wellness, Health Promotion & Prevention team's activity calendar for May, focusing on Mental Health Awareness Month

Safely dispose of unwanted medications at Drug Take Back Day - April 24, 2021

Safely
April 6, 2021
Safely dispose of unused or expired medication at locations around Fairfax County from 10 to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 24, 2021.

April Wellness Activities Calendar

April
April 1, 2021
Get our Wellness, Health Promotion & Prevention team's activity calendar for April, focusing on alcohol awareness, stress awareness and Every Kid Healthy week.

Interested in a career as a Peer Recovery Specialist? Sign up for Peer Recovery Specialist Training!

Interested
March 19, 2021
Completing a Peer Recovery Specialist (PRS) training is the first step on the path to becoming a Certified Peer Recovery Specialist (CPRS). If you're interested in a career as a Peer Recovery Specialist, apply for Peer Recovery Specialist Training!

March Wellness Activities Calendar

March
March 1, 2021
Get our Wellness, Health Promotion & Prevention team's activity calendar for March, focusing on making March meaningful.

CSB Spirit of Excellence Awards nomination period extended to March 7 - now includes "One Fairfax" category

CSB
February 16, 2021
CSB's Award Team is 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, including a new "One Fairfax" award category; submit by noon on March 1.

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

CSB
February 12, 2021
CSB awards mini-grants to eight community anti-stigma projects led by youth to raise awareness of mental health issues and how to get help and support others.

February Wellness Activities Calendar

February
February 1, 2021
Get our Wellness, Health Promotion & Prevention team's activity calendar for February, focusing on balancing physical and mental health.

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

Mini-grants
January 12, 2021
The CSB is offering mini-grants for youth-led projects to reduce stigma among their peers; requests due February 8, 2021.

January Wellness Activities Calendar

January
January 12, 2021
Get our Wellness, Health Promotion & Prevention team's activity calendar for January, focusing on maintaining your mental wellness.

Residents encouraged to access new suicide prevention website

Residents
December 18, 2020
The Suicide Prevention Alliance of Northern Virginia (SPAN) has a new mobile-friendly website that makes finding help, information and resources easy.

CSB now offers virtual Mental Health First Aid Trainings

CSB
December 18, 2020
CSB's Mental Health First Aid courses are now available virtually.

How to know when your child may have a mental health concern and where to get help

How
December 15, 2020
Learn the signs your child might have a mental health concern, and find out where to get help.

Nominations sought for CSB Spirit of Excellence Awards

Nominations
December 1, 2020
CSB's 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.

December Wellness Activities Calendar

December
December 1, 2020
Get our Wellness, Health Promotion & Prevention team's activity calendar for December, focusing on self-care

CSB FY 2020 Annual Report now available

CSB
November 20, 2020
The Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board's FY 2019 Annual Report is now available.

CSB celebrates Spirit of Excellence awards

CSB
November 12, 2020
CSB celebrates employee and partner excellence at annual awards ceremony.

November Wellness Activities Calendar

November
November 1, 2020
Get our Wellness, Health Promotion & Prevention team's activity calendar for October, focusing on mental health and drug use prevention.

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

Assistance
October 29, 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.

Honoring lived experience on Global Peer Support Celebration Day

Honoring
October 15, 2020
CSB honors its team of Peer Support Specialists on Global Peer Support Celebration Day, Thursday, October 15.

Operation Medicine Cabinet Cleanout is Saturday, October 24, 2020

Operation
October 14, 2020
Protect our environment, prevent drug misuse and prevent accidental poisoning by safely dispose of unused or expired medication at locations around Fairfax County from 10 to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020.

October Wellness Activities Calendar

October
October 1, 2020
Get our Wellness, Health Promotion & Prevention team's activity calendar for October, focusing on mental health and drug use prevention.

CSB Celebrates Direct Support Professional Recognition Week

CSB
September 16, 2020
September 13-19 is Direct Support Professional Recognition Week and CSB is celebrating our team of Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) who work with individuals who have intellectual or developmental disabilities.
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