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United Way NSV announces Community Impact Grant recipients


United Way NSV announces Community Impact Grant recipients

United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley (NSV) announced its board of directors approved funding recommendations for the recipients of the 2020-2021 Community Impact Grant Program. Through […]

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Area sees spike in overdose deaths


Area sees spike in overdose deaths

The Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition (NSVSAC) announced the area has seen a spike in overdose deaths during the COVID-19 pandemic. According to a news […]

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no responses. September 27, 2019 Janet Michael

United Way NSV: Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition


United Way NSV: Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition

We recorded today’s show in the board room at United Way NSV with Elise Stine Dolinar, Director of Marketing & Outreach for UWNSV and her guest, […]

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Opioid Overdoses Jump Up in the Valley


Opioid Overdoses Jump Up in the Valley

December 9, 2019 WINCHESTER – Reported opioid overdoses have risen in the Shenandoah Valley. According to the Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition, a highly potent batch […]

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spike in overdose deaths

no responses. September 7, 2019 News_one

Persons in Long-term Recovery Featured at Rally


Persons in Long-term Recovery Featured at Rally

The fourth annual Addicted to Hope Rally will take place on Saturday, September 14 from 4 to 8 p.m. in front of John Handley High School […]

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drug overdoses

no responses. July 18, 2019 Josh Henry

Spike in Drug Overdoses, Deaths Hits Region


Spike in Drug Overdoses, Deaths Hits Region

Seven drug overdoses have been reported by the Northwest Virginia Regional Drug and Gang Task Force in the past week, two of which proved to be […]

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spike in overdose deaths

no responses. March 29, 2019 Josh Henry

NSVAC Offering Free Drug Testing Kits to Parents


NSVAC Offering Free Drug Testing Kits to Parents

The Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition will be providing area parents with free, saliva-based drug testing kits. The kits are being distributed as part of […]

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Winchester shots fired

no responses. March 13, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester Police Add New Officer for Drug Overdoses


Winchester Police Add New Officer for Drug Overdoses

Winchester Police have announced the addition of a new officer who will serve on the Northwest Virginia Regional Drug and Gang Task Force. Officer Mike Upham’s […]

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spike in overdose deaths

no responses. February 26, 2019 Josh Henry

Local Heroin Overdoses Kill Four in Less Than a Week


Local Heroin Overdoses Kill Four in Less Than a Week

The Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition is warning of heroin on the streets that has killed four people in less than a week. Six overdoses […]

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edinburg resident

no responses. January 17, 2019 News_one

Heroin Deaths Decrease In Northern Valley


Heroin Deaths Decrease In Northern Valley

The Northern Shenandoah Valley saw a 45 percent decrease in heroin overdose deaths in 2018 compared to the prior year, but as opioid deaths went down […]

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spike in overdose deaths

no responses. December 1, 2018 Josh Henry

Local Substance Abuse Coalition Gets $1 Million Grant


Local Substance Abuse Coalition Gets $1 Million Grant

The Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition has received a $1 million grant. Winchester Police Chief John Piper told City Council about the grant Tuesday (11/27/2018) […]

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spike in overdose deaths

no responses. August 10, 2018 Josh Henry

International Grant Will Help Prevent Valley Drug Abuse


International Grant Will Help Prevent Valley Drug Abuse

The Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition has received a new grant funded both locally and internationally. Not only did the Rotary Club of Winchester partner […]

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