Summit House 35th Anniversary Celebration

On June 4, 1983, Summit House opened its doors to it’s first members.  The program has grown and evolved since beginning; resulting in […]

Public Notice: Performance Contract

The Harrisonburg-Rockingham Community Services Board’s State Performance Contract is under development for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018 and may be accessed below.  Public comment is invited and may be submitted in writing to the attention of the Executive Director at 1241 North Main St., Harrisonburg, Va. 22802.  The CSB Board of Directors will take action on the Performance Contract at their Board meeting on July 10, 2018.

Performance Contract:  http://www.dbhds.virginia.gov/assets/doc/BH/oss/19-pc-contract-june-8-2018.pdf

CSB Administrative Requirements:  http://www.dbhds.virginia.gov/assets/doc/BH/oss/19-pc-csb-administrative-rqmts-june-8-2018.pdf

Partnership Agreement:  http://www.dbhds.virginia.gov/assets/doc/BH/oss/19-pc-partnership-agreement-june-8-2018.pdf

Celebrate the Success: Meaghan

Meaghan’s 3 children were all very young, the oldest 4 years old, when their parents divorced. Despite their young age, their early childhood experiences […]

Celebrate the Success: Henry

Mental health recovery is less of a destination and more of a journey; at least that’s what most individuals with lived experience will tell you […]

April is National Autism Awareness Month

Nearly a quarter century ago, the Autism Society launched a nationwide effort to promote autism awareness, inclusion, and self-determination for all […]

March is Developmental Disabilities Month

The month of March is recognized as Developmental Disabilities Month in order to “increase public awareness of the needs and potential of Americans with disabilities.” […]

Grieving with our Nation

Wrapped up in grief, it’s hard to even make sense of the school shootings in Parkland Florida. The traumatic events are almost too painful to observe in the media […]

Holiday Stress

The holidays are upon us.  For many it’s a joyful time, if not stressful.  For others this time of year brings sadness and loneliness.  In either case it’s important to take care of ourselves every day, especially around the holidays. […]

October is ADHD Awareness Month

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a chronic condition that is characterized by symptoms of inattention, hyperactivity and/or impulsivity. In addition to these symptoms, individuals with ADHD might suffer from anxiety, chronic lateness and forgetfulness, poor organizational skills, low self-esteem […]

October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month

Kathleen Gibson’s son is, in most ways, a typical three-year-old boy. He enjoys music, preschool, playing with his siblings, and Sesame Street. Emmett is different in one way […]