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FACES Family Support Group is On Zoom!

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Next Support Group is Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at 7pm We are continuing to hold our twice a month support group on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month from 7pm to 8:30pm, and we are using Zoom so we can stay safe.  Our schedule for the reminder of the year is Tuesday, November 3rd and 17th, […]

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October Community Ed – Estate Planning & Protecting People with Disabilities

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We have missed learning with you in-person at our Community Education meetings but we can still get together and get smart on Zoom!   If you are interested in attending this community education, please register here. If you have any questions, please email Jill at COMMUNITY EDUCATION is TUESDAY, October 27th from 7-8:30pm on […]

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While We Are Not In the Office, You Can Still Just Call Us.

If you need to talk or have a question, please email us at or call at 804-378-0035.  We will be monitoring our phone and email and will get back to you as soon as possible.  You are not alone, we are here for you.  Please stay safe and healthy. We will see you soon.

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FACES Co-Founder’s Journey After Her Son’s Suicide

PAT MYERS CREATED FACES TO HELP FAMILIES DEALING WITH A LOVED ONE’S MENTAL ILLNESSBy Katie O’Connor  Richmond Times Dispatch12/23/2017 It’s been 13 years, but it’s still difficult for Pat Myers to talk about as she sits in the house that the organization she helped start uses for support group meetings.A double picture frame sits beside […]

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You Can Save a Life – Signs of Suicide and What to do in a Crisis

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THE CHESTERFIELD SUICIDE AWARENESS AND PREVENTION COALITION WANTS YOU TO KNOW WHAT SIGNS TO LOOK FOR IF YOU ARE WORRIED ABOUT A LOVED ONE CONSIDERING SUICIDE. FACES is a co-founder and host to the Chesterfield Suicide Awareness and Prevention Coalition “The Coalition”.  Working under the premise that we are stronger together, The Coalition formed with […]

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The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has approved using the 3-digit number 988 as a suicide prevention hotline number. Calls to the number will be directed to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, which includes 163 crisis centers. The lifeline is available by calling 800-273-TALK (800-273-8255) and through online chats. The center answered more than 2.2 million […]

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