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Posted on: November 30, 2022

Loudoun County Launches Veterans Treatment Docket

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The Virginia Supreme Court has approved Loudoun County’s application to establish a Veterans Treatment Docket, which is now scheduled to launch in December. Veterans treatment dockets are specialized court dockets led by the General District Court within ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Loudoun County Invites Public Input on American Rescue Plan Act Funding Priorities

Link to information about American Rescue Plan Act funding for Loudoun County

Loudoun County is asking residents and employers to provide input on how the county should spend $7.5 million of the $80 million it will receive from the federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), which financially supports local communities as they address...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 4, 2022

Loudoun County Human Services Nonprofit Grant Application Process is Now Open

Link to information about the nonprofit grant application process

Loudoun County’s grant application process for community nonprofit organizations is now open with the Fiscal Year 2024 (FY 2024) Human Services Nonprofit Grant Application available at loudoun.gov/nonprofitgrants.

Nonprofits certified as 501(c)3 organizati...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 4, 2022

Loudoun County Hypothermia Prevention Shelter Opens November 15

Link to information about Loudoun County's homeless services

The Loudoun County Hypothermia Prevention Shelter will open Tuesday, November 15, 2022, for single adults aged 18 and older in the community who are experiencing a housing crisis resulting in homelessness. The shelter, which provides a warm indoor sleepin...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 31, 2022

Loudoun Celebrates Graduates of the Adult Drug Treatment Court

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Loudoun County celebrated three graduates of the Adult Drug Treatment Court on October 26, 2022, in a ceremony hosted at the Loudoun County Courthouse. Drug treatment courts are specialized court dockets within the existing structure of Virginia's court s...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 26, 2022

Loudoun Offers Mental Health Education & Substance Abuse Prevention Programs in November & December

Link to information about mental health and substance abuse training programs

Loudoun County offers ongoing mental health education and substance abuse prevention programs. All programs are free, but registration is required, and seats are limited. The schedule of upcoming classes for November and December 2022 is as follows:

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 24, 2022

Loudoun County Opens Survey of Youth & Parents to Help Young People Thrive

Link to information about a survey of Loudoun County youth and parents

The Loudoun County Advisory Commission on Youth (ACOY) is conducting a survey to gather information that will help inform county leaders when making decisions about services and programs designed to meet the needs of young people in the community.&nbs...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 19, 2022

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Earns Champion of Disability Employment Award

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center has been recognized by the Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) as a Champion of Disability Employment. 

“We are both delighted and humbled to be a recipient of this year’s Champion...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 22, 2022

American Rescue Plan Act Grant Funding Available to Loudoun Nonprofits

Link to information about American Rescue Plan Act funding

Nonprofits and faith-based organizations serving Loudoun County residents are encouraged to apply for financial assistance available through the county’s American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding.

A total of $2.5 million is available for distributi...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Loudoun to Host Job Fair October 15 to Commemorate National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Link to information about the Loudoun Job Fair

The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center, in collaboration with the Arc of Loudoun, will host a Loudoun Job Fair to commemorate National Disability Employment Awareness Month. The event will take place Saturday, October 15, 2022, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., at t...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 22, 2022

John E. Hall is Loudoun County’s New Director of Housing & Community Development

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John E. Hall has been selected as the new director of the Loudoun County Department of Housing and Community Development, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Hall was selected after a nationwide recruitment. His appointment is effective Oc...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Community Development Block Grant Process is Underway in Loudoun

Link to information about the community development block grant program

Loudoun County has opened the application process for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The CDBG program provides funding on an annual basis for local projects that address a variety of housing, public service and community development...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Next Session of Online Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins October 4

Link to information about the fatherhood program

The next session of the program sponsored by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services to help fathers build skills to become even stronger dads begins Tuesday, October 4, 2022. All fathers are welcome to attend the free, 12-week virtual program.&a...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Loudoun County Seeks Volunteers to Serve on Loudoun Health Commission

Link to information about Loudoun County advisory boards

The Loudoun Health Commission has a critical need for volunteer members interested in helping efforts to improve the health of the community. Anyone interested in serving on the Health Commission is encouraged to visit loudoun.gov/advisory for information...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 1, 2022

Loudoun County Activities & Events Mark September as National Recovery Month

Link to information about National Recovery Month activities in Loudoun

In recognition of September as National Recovery Month, Loudoun County is promoting several activities designed to increase public awareness surrounding mental health and addiction recovery, including a “Recovery Fest,” distribution of free drug ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 23, 2022

Workforce Resource Center Offers Career Assistance During Workforce Development Month

Link to information about Workforce Development Month in Loudoun County

During September — Workforce Development Month — the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will feature special virtual and in-person events at no cost for job seekers and people who are considering changing careers. 

“Our annual celebration of Septem...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 15, 2022

New Three-Digit Mental Health Crisis Hotline — 988 — Launches July 16

Link to information about suicide prevention and mental health resources

Beginning Saturday, July 16, 2022, Virginians who need suicide prevention or behavioral health crisis support, or are worried about someone else, can call or text 988 to connect with the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline network. The new three-digit number ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: June 21, 2022

COVID-19 Vaccine Recommended for Children 6 Months Old and Up

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Children 6 months of age and older are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) has adopted the recommendation by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to expand eligibility for COVID-19 vaccinatio...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Loudoun County Foster Parents Celebrated for Exceptional Service

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In observance of May as Foster Care Month, Loudoun County is celebrating and recognizing local foster parents for their service. Loudoun County’s foster parents were among those lauded at a recognition event May 19, 2022, hosted by the Metropolitan Washin...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 10, 2022

COVID-19 Cases on the Rise; Health Department Encourages Self-Assessment, Precautions

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The number of COVID-19 cases in Loudoun County and across northern Virginia has continued to rise in recent weeks, prompting public health officials to encourage Loudoun County residents to take time to assess their individual and family risks related to ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Board of Supervisors Approves Nonprofit Human Service Grant Funding Awards for FY 2023

Link to information about grants to nonprofit organizations for Fiscal Year 2023

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved annual awards for funding to community nonprofit organizations during its May 3, 2022, meeting. Funding opportunities were made available to tax-exempt, private, nonprofit 501(c)3 organizations that provide...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Loudoun Accepting Loan Applications for Development of Affordable Multi- Family Rental Housing

Link to information about affordable housing financing programs for developers

Loudoun County’s application process for the Affordable Multi-Family Housing Loan Program has opened with the release of the 2022 Notice of Funding Availability.

For-profit and nonprofit affordable housing developers are eligible to apply for loans for the...

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Health & Human Services