Prince William County plans to create crisis center

Wed, 07/21/2021 : InsideNova But then the nightmares started. He couldn’t sleep. He distanced himself from family. Eventually Sessoms started self-medicating with a bottle of vodka, just to get some sleep. By that point his daughter told him the obvious: He was in crisis and had post-traumatic stress disorder. Sessoms, now a pastor at Little … Read more

Prince William Co. hopes to add mental health crisis facility

Tue, 07/20/2021 : WTOP.com Earlier this month, Virginia announced that five of its eight mental health hospitals will stop taking patients because of capacity limits. And now, there’s a push in Prince William County to build new facilities to deal with mental health crises.

COVID and the looming eviction crisis

Thu, 05/20/2021 : ARLnow After residents spoke out about poor living conditions at the Serrano Apartments, county officials and building owner AHC Inc. say they are committed to making changes.

VOICE Welcomes Feds’ Acknowledgment of Eviction Threat; Urges Additional Funding, Action to Protect Renters, Landlords

Wed, 09/02/2020 : ARLnow.com Leaders of VOICE (Virginians Organized for Interfaith Community Engagement) cautiously welcomed the announcement by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of a nationwide eviction moratorium through Dec. 31, but noted that Congress and the Administration still need to work together to provide significant funding to prevent huge rental housing market … Read more