Valley Justice Coalition

mental health

County commits to reducing incarceration of mentally ill

The Rockingham County board of supervisors has passed a resolution committing to reducing the number of people with mental health challenges who are [...]

Improved Psychiatric Crisis Response

There will now be two new part-time psychiatric crisis intervention-specific positions at the Rockingham-Harrisonburg Jail thanks to a $250,000 grant from [...]

Bexar County Mental Health Diversion Model

Virginia jail administrators have been seeking additional sites where they can take individuals with mental health needs as a form of jail diversion. [...]