OBS and Adult Services Suspension Extended

March 27, 2020 | Programs

Dear Outpatient and Adult Families: I am writing to let you know that in the light of guidance from the VA Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, the VA Department of Health, and the CDC, we have decided to continue the suspension of in-person Adult and Outpatient Services for the next month (closed through…
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Latest Closures Update

March 23, 2020 | Programs

Dear VIA Community: With the Governor’s announcement today that schools are now closed through the end of the school year, VIA’s leadership staff are continuing to reach out to our school district partners, to insurers, and to state agencies to evaluate what services can safely be delivered to families with special needs during this unprecedented…
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Update from Ethan Long

March 20, 2020 | Programs

To the VIA Community: During this time of uncertainty, we are doing everything that we can to keep our students, clients, adults, families, staff, and supporters safe. As we closely monitor important, accurate information regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Virginia’s Department of Public Health, our intent is…
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Resources for Families

March 17, 2020 | Programs

The information from this blog post is now available on a page of its own. Click HERE to view!
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Statement on school closure for JCH families

March 15, 2020 | Programs

[Outpatient and Adult families please note: we are working on Monday to assess services options. We will contact you  as soon as we have more information to share.] Dear James C. Hormel School Families: We are very concerned about the impact of the statewide schools closure on the families we serve. We know that you…
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COVID Closures Update Page

March 13, 2020 | Programs

Current Status Update — as of March 27, 2020 — 4:00 pm   JCH Families:  Per the Governor’s order, school is closed for the rest of the school year (through June 30). School staff will be in regular communication with you about your situation and your needs, and provide you with individualized learning materials, online chats, resources…
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Update on COVID-19

March 12, 2020 | Programs

Dear VIA Families and Staff: I’m writing to keep you updated on our planning in response to COVID-19. The situation is obviously evolving rapidly, but we are actively implementing, evaluating, and updating our cleaning and hygiene procedures for ensuring the safety of everyone we work with.  And we’re also actively developing contingency plans if the…
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