Southside Wellness Coalition Partners with Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office to host Hidden In Plain Sight

On Sunday April 21, 2024, the Southside Wellness Coalition and Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office joined together to host a Hidden In Plain Sight educational event at Bethany Baptist Church in Baskerville.  Community partners and advocates such as the Virginia Poison Control Center at VCU Health, Virginia Department of Health, Resilient Pathways, Virginia Medical Services Corps, Trauma Awareness &…

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month – Pinwheels for Prevention

  April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. During this month individuals, families, and communities come together to recognize the importance of preventing child abuse and neglect, which is necessary to create strong, healthy communities. This April, Southside Behavioral Health will display pinwheels outside each of our Child and Family Services locations as well as…

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SBH Hosts 2-Day ASIST Training

On January 11 and 12, our ASIST trainers Letha Garner-Coleman and Michael Rose hosted a two day ASIST training for 14 folks at Central Virginia Health Services (CVHS)  in Charlotte Court House. ASIST – Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training is a 2-day class that teaches participants how to recognize the signs of suicide, talk to…

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We Stand Together Summit

Southside Behavioral Health, the Lean In Project, and Danville-Pittsylvania Community Services were proud to have hosted the We Stand Together Summit in Danville on October 14, 2023. This first of its kind regional event featured resources, training, and education for and in support of the LGBTQIA+ community in Southside Virginia. This Summit seeks to further…

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