Department of Family Services

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

TTY 703-222-9452

12011 Government Center Parkway, Pennino Building
Fairfax, VA 22035

Michael A. Becketts,

Community Corner - Wellness

Community Corner's Postings Related to Wellness

Self-Care: 9 Sleep Hacks a Try (2021 February)

Ombudsman: What is a Compassionate Care Visit? (2021 February)

Love Yourself: 5 Tips for Self-Care (2021 February)

The Quest for Researching African American Ancestors (2021 February)

Pocket Dad Video: Controlling the Climate in Your Home (2021 February)

Social Isolation, Technology and Wellness Identified as Key Issues Facing Older Adults During COVID-19 (2021 January)

Being Lazy Will Help Keep You Healthy this Holiday Season (2020 December)

Pocket Dad Video: Parenting Through the Holidays (2020 December)

What If I Contract COVID-19 and I’m Too Sick to Care for My Child? (2020 November)

Caregivers of Older Adults Webinar: Resources for Caregivers, Older Adults and Adults with Disabilities (2020 November)

Pocket Dad Video: Managing Expectations (2020 November)

County Conversation Podcast  – Mental Health Among Youth in Foster Care (2020 October)

Parenting 101 Video: Routines (2020 October)

Webinar: Diagnosis: Dementia…Now What? (2020 September)

Pocket Dad Video: Virtual Back to School Success (2020 September)

Parenting 101 Video: Praise (2020 August)

Caregivers of Older Adults Webinar: Caregiver Stress & Healthy Living (2020 August)

Preventing Domestic Abuse During COVID-19 (2020 June)

Parenting 101 Video: Self-Care (2020 June)

Preventing Domestic Abuse During COVID-19 (2020 June)

Caregivers of Older Adults Webinar: Laughter Yoga to Reduce Stress and Anxiety (2020 May)

Caregivers of Older Adults Webinar: Grief and Loss During COVID-19 (2020 May)

What If I Contract COVID-19 and I’m Too Sick to Care for My Child? (2020 May)

Parenting 101 Video: Discipline (2020 May)

Caregivers of Older Adults Webinar: Caregiver Considerations (2020 April)

Caregivers of Older Adults Webinar: When is it More Than Just a Bad Day (2020 April)

Caregivers of Older Adults Webinar: Self Care Techniques for the Caregiver (2020 April)

Caregivers of Older Adults Webinar: Simple Meals for Healthy Eating (2020 April)

Has COVID-19 Put Children at Risk in Their Own Homes? - Resources to Help Families Manage Stress, Cope with the Crisis and Understand How to Support Children (2020 March)

Pocket Dad Video: Making Good Friends: The Teen Years (2020 January)

Nurture Yourself in the New Year (2020 January)

Pocket Dad Video: The Value of Making Good Friends (2019 December)

Pocket Dad Video: Safe at Home Alone (2019 November)

Pocket Dad Video: Baby Proofing Your Home (2019 October)

Pocket Dad Video: Reading with Your Kids  (2019 September)

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