Shortages within the healthcare industry have forced local mental health providers to scale back counseling and other services, making it difficult to keep up with increased demand, especially from lower-income families.
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The community clean-up effort returns this week after coronavirus cancelled last year’s competition.
Public health officials, law enforcement and community organizations say shutdowns and limits on social gatherings during the coronavirus pandemic have led to increased drug overdoses among people who are struggling with loneliness and depression.
The Rockbridge Area Community Services began offering a drug-and-therapy combination this month to help patients recover from opioid addictions.
Opioids may be making national headlines, but in Rockbridge County the number of people seeking treatment has doubled in two years.
Rockbridge Area Community Services will offer the Parent Project, a 10-week course, to teach parents how to handle destructive teenagers.
By Emma Deihle The interim executive director of Rockbridge Area Community Services has been so busy with his new job,…
By Alex Cummings The U.S. Justice Department’s ongoing civil rights actions against unfair institutionalization has resulted in an agreement by…