News & Announcements

Posted on: January 11, 2023

Loudoun County Continuum of Care Conducting Annual Point-in-Time Count

Link to information about the Point-in-Time Count

The Loudoun County Continuum of Care, along with jurisdictions that make up the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, is preparing to conduct the annual Point-in-Time Count of people in the community experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 10, 2023

Loudoun Offers Mental Health Education & Substance Abuse Prevention Programs in January and February

Link to information about mental health awareness and substance misuse prevention classes

Loudoun County offers ongoing mental health education and substance abuse prevention programs. All programs are free, but registration is required, and seats are limited. The schedule of upcoming classes for January and February 2023 is as follows:

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 9, 2023

Loudoun to Host Job Fair January 21, 2023

Link to information and registration for the Loudoun Job Fair

The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host a Loudoun Job Fair on Saturday, January 21, 2023, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., at the Claude Moore Recreation & Community Center, 46105 Loudoun Park Lane in Sterling.    

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: December 14, 2022

Northern Virginians Urged to Prevent Flu, COVID-19, Other Respiratory Viruses

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Northern Virginia’s hospitals are experiencing severe capacity shortages due to the spread of respiratory illnesses such as the seasonal flu, COVID-19 and Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV). Just as communities across the country have experienced, local em...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: December 7, 2022

Loudoun County Seeks Proposals from Rental Property Owners & Developers for Project-Based Vouchers

Link to information about project-based vouchers

The Loudoun County Department of Housing & Community Development will accept proposals from December 8 through January 23, 2023, from the owners of rental properties to contract with the county for Project-Based Vouchers (PBVs). 

PBVs will be ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: December 5, 2022

Next Session of Loudoun Online Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins January 10

Link to information about fatherhood program

The next session of the program sponsored by Loudoun County to help fathers build skills to become even stronger dads begins Tuesday, January 10, 2023. All fathers are welcome to attend the free, 12-week virtual program. 

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 30, 2022

Loudoun County Launches Veterans Treatment Docket

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The Virginia Supreme Court has approved Loudoun County’s application to establish a Veterans Treatment Docket, which is now scheduled to launch in December. Veterans treatment dockets are specialized court dockets led by the General District Court within ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Loudoun County Invites Public Input on American Rescue Plan Act Funding Priorities

Link to information about American Rescue Plan Act funding for Loudoun County

Loudoun County is asking residents and employers to provide input on how the county should spend $7.5 million of the $80 million it will receive from the federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), which financially supports local communities as they address...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 4, 2022

Loudoun County Human Services Nonprofit Grant Application Process is Now Open

Link to information about the nonprofit grant application process

Loudoun County’s grant application process for community nonprofit organizations is now open with the Fiscal Year 2024 (FY 2024) Human Services Nonprofit Grant Application available at loudoun.gov/nonprofitgrants.

Nonprofits certified as 501(c)3 organizati...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 4, 2022

Loudoun County Hypothermia Prevention Shelter Opens November 15

Link to information about Loudoun County's homeless services

The Loudoun County Hypothermia Prevention Shelter will open Tuesday, November 15, 2022, for single adults aged 18 and older in the community who are experiencing a housing crisis resulting in homelessness. The shelter, which provides a warm indoor sleepin...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 31, 2022

Loudoun Celebrates Graduates of the Adult Drug Treatment Court

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Loudoun County celebrated three graduates of the Adult Drug Treatment Court on October 26, 2022, in a ceremony hosted at the Loudoun County Courthouse. Drug treatment courts are specialized court dockets within the existing structure of Virginia's court s...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 19, 2022

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Earns Champion of Disability Employment Award

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center has been recognized by the Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) as a Champion of Disability Employment. 

“We are both delighted and humbled to be a recipient of this year’s Champion...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 22, 2022

American Rescue Plan Act Grant Funding Available to Loudoun Nonprofits

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Nonprofits and faith-based organizations serving Loudoun County residents are encouraged to apply for financial assistance available through the county’s American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding.

A total of $2.5 million is available for distributi...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 22, 2022

John E. Hall is Loudoun County’s New Director of Housing & Community Development

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John E. Hall has been selected as the new director of the Loudoun County Department of Housing and Community Development, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Hall was selected after a nationwide recruitment. His appointment is effective Oc...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Loudoun County Seeks Volunteers to Serve on Loudoun Health Commission

Link to information about Loudoun County advisory boards

The Loudoun Health Commission has a critical need for volunteer members interested in helping efforts to improve the health of the community. Anyone interested in serving on the Health Commission is encouraged to visit loudoun.gov/advisory for information...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 1, 2022

Loudoun County Activities & Events Mark September as National Recovery Month

Link to information about National Recovery Month activities in Loudoun

In recognition of September as National Recovery Month, Loudoun County is promoting several activities designed to increase public awareness surrounding mental health and addiction recovery, including a “Recovery Fest,” distribution of free drug ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 15, 2022

New Three-Digit Mental Health Crisis Hotline — 988 — Launches July 16

Link to information about suicide prevention and mental health resources

Beginning Saturday, July 16, 2022, Virginians who need suicide prevention or behavioral health crisis support, or are worried about someone else, can call or text 988 to connect with the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline network. The new three-digit number ...

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