NVFS in the News

A linked index of articles about the work we’re doing

In the News 2018



  • 1 – Making Northern Virginia a Better Place – Comcast Newsmakers
    (Video) Ondrea McIntyre-Hall, NVFS’ director of health access and nutrition services, discusses social determinants of health and how they affect Northern Virginia families.


  • 31 – SPAN Workshop – Suicide: Determining Who is at Risk and What to Do About It – Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board
    NVFS Mental Health Therapist Saara Amri and Clinical Program Manager Hiyawkal Gizachew presented at a SPAN (Suicide Prevention Alliance of Northern Virginia) workshop panel on assessing suicide risk in a multicultural context, including how to recognize and respond to suicidal risk in older adults and what emergency psychiatric resources are available across the region.
  • 2 – 100WomenStrong Announces Grants for 28 Loudoun Programs – LoudounNow
    NVFS receives a $5,000 grant from 100WomenStrong to provide resiliency-based parenting intervention.
  • 1 – Creating a CARE-ing CommunityNorthern Virginia Chamber
    NVFS kicks off its CARE Awards process with its first Virtual Week of Service to promote corporate social responsibility.