Media Releases
2017

February 17, 2017: The 13th Annual Art of Recovery Exhibit Seeks Artwork

January 11, 2017--Youth Mental Health First Aid trains superheroes to save lives

April 17, 2017: Respite Program to Hold Open House

April 21, 2017: Spring Plant Sale to Benefit Adults with Developmental Disability

April 25, 1027--Art of Recovery Exhibit to Open May 5

 

2016

December 21, 2016--RACSB Announces Next Director

December 14, 2016--RACSB Welcomes New Board Member

Nov. 2, 2016--Spaces Available for Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Oct. 27, 2016--Poinsettia Sale to Benefit Adults with Developmental Disabilities
Oct. 21, 2016--RACSB Honors Distinguished Volunteers
Sept. 28, 2016--RACSB to Host Clinic Open House Events
Sept. 9, 2016--Rappahannock Adult Activities Plant Sale Starts Sept. 12
July 19, 2016 - RACSB Executive Director Ronald W. Branscome to Retire June 30, 2017
July 15, 2016 - Project LINK to Host "Nurturing Program for Famlies in Substance Abuse Treatment and Recovery;" Education Group to meet on Thursdays Beginning August 11th
July 14, 2016 - RACSB Offering Applied Suicide Skills Training (ASIST) August 25 - 26, 2016 in Fredericksburg
June 29, 2016 - RACSB Seeks Nominations for 31st Annual Volunteer Awards
May 11, 2016 - Kenmore Club Hosting Peer-to-Peer Class
May 5, 2016 - RACSB Extends Deadline to Provide Input into Comprehensive Plan
April 26, 2016 - Healthy Families Rappahannock Area Hosting Safety First Regional Car Seat Campaign on May 14th
April 25, 2016 - 30th Annual Mayfest Celebration to be held May 7th at Rappahannock Adult Activities
April 14, 2016 - 12th Annual Art of Recovery Exhibit opens May 6th
April 8, 2016 - RACSB Seeks Input into Comprehensive Plan
April 6, 2016 - RACSB Youth Mental Health First Aid Training on April 19
March 1, 2016 - 12th Annual Art of Recovery Exhibit Seeks Submissions
February 18, 2016 - RACSB Hosting Community Open House at the New Wolfe Street Intermediate Care Facility
January 22, 2016 - RACSB Announces Mental Health First Aid Training Dates for 2016
 
 
 
2015
December 11, 2015 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Assistant Coordinator to Retire; Celebration to be Held December 17
November 11, 2015 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Poinsettia Sale
November 11, 2015 - Craft Fair to Benefit the Program for Teen Parents
September 28, 2015 - RACSB to Host Annual Clinic Open House Events
September 23, 2015 - Vendors Sought for Craft Fair to Benefit the Program for Teen Parents
September 11, 2015 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Fall Plant Sale Starts September 14th
July 16, 2015 - RACSB Welcomes New Board Member
July 15, 2015 - RACSB Elects New Board Officers
June 17, 2015 - RACSB Seeking Nominations for Annual Volunteer Awards
June 5, 2015 - RACSB Offering Mental Health First Aid Trainings
June 3, 2015 - Kenmore Club to Host Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) Class for Veterans
June 2, 2015 - Local Support Groups for Veterans and their Family Members
May 28, 2015 - RACSB Expanding Consumer and Family Advisory Committee
April 19, 2015 - RACSB Driver Takes First Place in State Roadeo
April 3, 2015 - 29th Annual Mayfest Celebration is May 2nd; Event Benefits Adults with an Intellectual Disability
April 2, 2015 - Eleventh Annuall "The Art of Recovery" Exhibit Opens May 1, 2015 at PONSHOP Studio and Gallery
March 25, 2015 - RAAI Spring Plant Sale Begins April 25th
January 27, 2015 - 11th Annual "The Art of Recovery" Exhibit Seeks Submissions
 
2014
November 17, 2014 - RACSB Announces Mental Health First Aid Training Dates for 2015
November 13, 2014 - Project LINK to Host "Partners in Parenting" Education Group Beginning January 8, 2015
November 5, 2014 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Poinsettia Sale
November 3, 2014 - RACSB Recognizes Community Volunteers
October 31, 2014 - Attend November 8th Craft Fair to Benefit the Program for Teen Parents
October 21, 2014 - Vendors Sought for Craft Fair to Benefit the Program for Teen Parents
September 18, 2014 - RACSB to Host Annual Clinic Open House Events
September 9, 2014 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Fall Plant Sale
August 25, 2014 - Kenmore Club Hosting September 27th Yard Sale; Seeking Donations
August 21, 2014 - Project LINK to Host "Partners in Parenting" Education Group beginning September 11th
August 20, 2014 - Village Fathers Support Group to Begin September 9th
August 13, 2014 - Parent Education - Infant Development Program Open House and 35th Anniversary Celebration on September 16th
July 16, 2014 - RACSB Seeks Nominations for Annual Volunteer Awards
July 14, 2014 - RACSB Elects New Board Officers
June 14, 2014 - RACSB Welcomes New Board Member
June 20, 2014 - RACSB Hosting Open House at New Intermediate Care Facility
June 16, 2014 - Kenmore Club to Host WRAP Training Beginning June 25th
May 6, 2014 - Car Seat Distribution and Installation Set for May 31st; Organized by Healthy Families Rappahannock Area
April 30, 2014 - RACSB Offering Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
April 11, 2014 - 28th Annual Mayfest Celebrations is May 3rd; Events Benefits Adults with an Intellectual Disability
April 3, 2014 - Tenth Annual Art of Recovery Exhibit Opens May 2nd at PONSHOP Studio and Gallery
April 3, 2014 - Annual Plant Sale at Rappahannock Adult Activities Begins April 26th
April 2, 2014 - Healthy Families Rappahannock Area Expands Services
February 16, 2014 - Tenth Annual "The Art of Recovery" Exhibit Seeks Submissions
January 24, 2014 - RACSB Awarded Three-year CARF Accreditation
January 23, 2014 - RACSB Offering Mental Health First Aid Training
January 8, 2014 - RACSB Expands Consumer and Family Advisory Committee
 
 
2013
October 31, 2013 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Poinsettia Sale
October 30, 2013 - RACSB Honors Community Volunteers
October 29, 2013 - Attend November 9th Craft Fair to Benefit the Program for Teen Parents
October 10, 2013 - Kennore Club to Host Certified Peer Specialist Training
September 27, 2013 - RACSB to Host Series of Clinic Open House Events
September 26, 2013 - Myers Drive Respite Group Home Open House to be Held October 10th
September 20, 2013 - Vendors Sought for November 9th Craft Fair to Benefit the Program for Teen Parents
September 16, 2013 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Fall Plant Sale (September 23rd - October 4th)
July 12, 2013 - Yopp Hired as Day Support Coordinator; Brooks-Payne Promoted To Deputy Coordinator at Rappahannock Adult Activities
July 10, 2013 - RACSB Board Elects New Officers
July 10, 2013 - RACSB Board Welcomes New Members
June 27, 2013 - RACSB Seeks Nominations for Annual Volunteer Awards
May 30, 2013 - Kenmore Club Hosting Yard Sale Fundraiser June 29th
April 11, 2013 - Car Seat Distribution and Installation Set for May 18th; Organized by Healthy Families Rappahannock Area
April 5, 2013 - Ninth Annual Art of Recovery Exhibit Opens May3rd at The PONSHOP Studio and Gallery
April 5, 2013 - 27th Annual Mayfest Celebrations is May 4th; Events Benefits Adults with an Intellectual Disability
March 22, 2013 - Annual Plant Sale at Rappahannock Adult Activities Begins April 20th
March 13, 2013 - RACSB Signs Agreement with Germanna Community College
February 20, 2013 - Ninth Annual "Art of Recovery" Exhibit Seeks Art Submissions
 
 
2012
November 20, 2012 - Attend December 4th Event to Benefit Kenmore Club
November 1, 2012 - RAAI Poinsettia Sale Underway
October 25, 2012 - RACSB Honors Three Community Volunteers
October 19, 2012 - Healthy Families Rappahannock Area Has Moved
October 16, 2012 - Attend November 10th Craft Fair to Benefit the Program for Teen Parents
October 12, 2012 - RACSB Seeking Comment on Draft 2012-2018 Comprehensive Plan
October 12, 2012 - Linda Wilson Retiring After 25 Years at RACSB
September 14, 2012 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Fall Plant Sale (September 24th - October 5th)
September 11, 2012 - Vendors Sought for November 10th Craft Fair to Benefit the Program for Teen Parents
August 22, 2012 - Parent Awareness Session to be Held August 30th
August 20, 2012 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Coordinator Retires
July 18, 2012 - RACSB Board Elects New Officers
June 26, 2012 - Special Parent Awareness Session to be Held August 2nd
June 20, 2012 - Nominations Sought for 27th annual Distinguished Volunteer Awards
May 30, 2012 - "The Art of Recovery" Hits the Road
May 23, 2012 - Virginia Wounded Warrior Program to host Wreath Laying
May 14, 2012 - Kenmore Club to Host Yard Sale June 9th
April 24, 2012 - Veteran Spouse Appreciation Event hosted by Virginia Wounded Warrior Program on April 29th in Fredericksburg
April 18, 2012 - Healthy Families Rappahannock Area to Host Car Seat Event May 19th
April 5, 2012 - 26th Annual Mayfest Celebration is May 5th
April 3, 2012 - Art of Recovery Exhibit Opens May 4th
March 29, 2012 - Community Input Sought for Update to Comprehensive Plan; May 18, 2012 Deadline to Respond
March 28, 2012 - Annual Plant Sale to Benefit Rappahannock Adult Activities Begins April 21st; Hours Expanded
March 26, 2012 - Brandie Williams Promoted to Early Intervention Coordinator
March 23, 2012 - Veteran Support Group in King George County Moves to Mondays
March 22, 2012 - New Regional Coordinator Joins Virginia Wounded Warrior Program
March 20, 2012 - Coalition for a Community Without Violence Hosting "Breaking Down the Myths
March 14, 2012 - Jurors Announced for 2012 Art of Recovery Exhibit; April 13th Deadline for Submissions
March 2, 2012 - Early Intervention Coordinator to Retire; Jill Donaldson retiring after 15 years at RACSB
February 27, 2012 - Local Support Groups for Veterans and their Family Members; Fredericksburg Combat Support Group Moves to Wednesdays and Second Family Support Group Added
January 24, 2012 - Eighth Annual "Art of Recovery" Exhibit Seeks Art Submissions
 
2011
November 17, 2011 - RACSB Extends Deadline for Applications for Consumer and Family Advisory Committee
November 16, 2011 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Poinsettias On Sale Now; Benefits Adults with Intellectual Disabilities
November 3, 2011 - RACSB Honors Community Volunteers
October 31, 2011 - RACSB Seeks Individuals for Consumer and Family Advisory Committee
October 21, 2011 - Attend November 12th Craft Fair to Benefit the Program for Teen Parents
September 12, 2011 - Local Support Groups for Veterans and their Family Members; New Combat Suport Group for Women to Meet Monthly
September 7, 2011 - Mission: Healthy Relationships; Couples Retreat for Military Veterans and Spouses Being Held October 14-16
September 7, 2011 - Vendors Sought for November 12th Craft Fair to Benefit the Program for Teen Parents
September 6, 2011 - RACSB To Host Clinic Open House Events
August 31, 2011 - Recovery Month Celebration Event to be Held September 12th in Fredericksburg
August 5, 2011 - Mission: Healthy Relationships: Couples Retreat for Military Veterans and Spouses Planned for August 26-28, 2011 in Fredericksburg POSTPONED TO OCTOBER 14-16
July 28, 2001 - RACSB Elects New Board Officers
July 5, 2011 - RACSB Seeks Nominations for Annual Volunteer Awards
May 25, 2011 - Kenmore Club Hosting June 18th Yard Sale; Seeks Donations
May 24, 2011 - More than 200 Free Car Seats Distributed and Installed
May 18, 2011 - Rock n’ Rumble Women’s Motorcycle Club Hosting June 12th Scavenger Hunt to benefit the Program for Teen Parents
May 17, 2011 - RACSB Announces Staff Changes
May 12, 2011 - Local Drug Treatment Court Hosting may 19th Graduation; May is National Drug Court Month
May 6, 2011 - "Art of Recovery" on Display through May 29th
May 4, 2011 - Local Support Groups for Veterans and their Family Members; May 17th "Yoga Night"
April 22, 2011 - Free Car Seat Distribution and Installation Event on May 21st
April 11, 2011 - Annual "The Art of Recovery" Exhibit Opens May 6th
April 7, 2011 - 25th Annual Mayfest Celebration is May 7th at RAAI
March 24, 2011 - Annual Plant Sale Begins April 23rd
March 21, 2011 - Jurors Announced for Seventh Annual "The Art of Recovery" Exhibit
Mach 18, 2011 - Attend April 9th Craft Fair to Benefit the Program for Teen Parents
February 8, 2011 - Vendors Sought for Craft Fair to Benefit Program for Teen Parents
February 1, 2011 - Annual Art of Recovery Exhibit Seeks Art Submissions
January 11, 2011 - Local Support Groups for Veterans and their Family Members
 
2010
December 28, 2010 - RACSB Awarded Another Three-Year CARF Accreditation
December 28, 2010 - DARE To Be Your Forming New Groups in Stafford County
November 16, 2010 - Annual Poinsettia Sale to Benefit Rappahannock Adult Activities
November 1, 2011 - Military Appreciation Event to Be Held
October 21, 2010 - RACSB Honors Community Volunteers
October 4, 2010 - Join RACSB at their October Clinic Open House Events
October 1, 2010 - Craft Fair Seeking Vendors
September 30, 2010 - Military Appreciation Day Planned for November 13th
September 15, 2010 - WINGS Event for Benefit the Program for Teen Parents - October 19th in Fredericksburg
September 9, 2010 - RACSB to Host Clinic Open House Events in October
September 8, 2010 - Craft Fair to Benefit the Program for Teen Parents - November 13th
September 7, 2010 - Celebrate Recovery Event - September 27th
August 31, 2010 - DARE To Be You Forming New Groups
July 14, 2010 - RACSB Seeks Nominations for Annual Volunteer Awards
June 22, 2010 - Local Support Groups for Veterans and their Family Members
June 18, 2010 - Kenmore Club Hosting Yard Sale
June 17, 2010 - RACSB Announces Board Officers
June 7, 2010 - RACSB Celebrating 40th Anniversary; Doris Buffett to Sign Books at Event
June 4, 2010 - DARE To Be You Forming New Group
May 19, 2010 - Free Car Seat Distribution and Installation Set for June 12th
May 14, 2010 - Local Support Groups for Veterans and their Family Members
April 27, 2010 - Sixth Annual "The Art of Recovery" Exhibit Opens May 7th
April 26, 2010 - 24th Annual Mayfest Celebration is May 1st
April 16, 2010 - RACSB Driver Takes First Place in State Driving Competition
April 12, 2010 - Local Events Planned for Mental Health Month
March 31, 2010 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Plant Sale Begins April 17th
March 25, 2010 - Sixth Annual "The Art of Recovery" Exhibit Seeks Artwork Submissions
March 2, 2010 - Attend March 13th Craft Fair to Benefit the Program for Teen Parents
January 21, 2010 - New Support Group for Student Veterans Forming; Guest Speaker and Meal Provided at January 26th Combat Support Group
January 7, 2010 - Local Support Groups for Veterans and their Family Members
January 5, 2010 - Craft Fair to Benefit Program for Teen Parents to be Held March 13th in Fredericksburg
 
2009
December 22, 2009 - Virginia Wounded Warrior Program to Host Wreath Laying
November 20, 2009 - RACSB Hosting Community Open House at the New Lafayette Boarding House on December 11, 2009
November 12, 2009 - New Support Groups Forming for Veterans and Their Family Members as part of the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program
November 2, 2009 - RAAI Poinsettias on Sale Now
October 29, 2009 - DARE To Be You Forming New Groups
October 26, 2009 - RACSB Hosting Community Open House at The Sunshine Lady House for Mental Health Wellness & Recovery on November 6, 2009
September 17, 2009 - Join RACSB at October Clinic Open House Events
September 14, 2009 - Parent Education - Infant Development Program to Host Reunion Event September 26th
July 23, 2009 - James R. Johnson Joins RACSB Board
July 9, 2009 - RACSB Seeks Nominations for Annual Volunteer Awards
June 26, 2009 - RACSB Announces New Board Officers
June 10, 2009 - Healthy Families Distributes and Installs More than 200 Free Car Seats
May 7, 2009 - Virginia Department of Veteran Services Awards $300,000 Grant to RACSB
May 4, 2009 - "The Art of Recovery" Exhibit on Display through May 15th
April 20, 2009 - Free Car Seat Distribution and Installation Event May 30th
April 9, 2009 - Attend 23rd Annual Mayfest on May 2nd
April 8, 2009 - RAAI Annual Plant Sale Begins April 18th
April 7, 2009 - Fifth Annual "The Art of Recovery" Exhibit Opens May 1st
March 11, 2009 - Parent Education - Infant Development Program Hosting Reunion to Celebrate 30th Anniversary This event has been rescheduled for September 26th. More information to follow soon.
March 6, 2009 - RACSB to Break Ground on Sunshine Lady House for Mental Health Wellness & Recovery on March 17th
March 4, 2009 - Attend Craft Fair to Benefit Program for Teen Parents on March 28th
February 10, 2009 - Craft Vendors Needed for March Event to Benefit Program for Teen Parents
February 2, 2009 - Art of Recovery Exhibit Seeks Artwork
 
2008
December 18, 2008 - RACSB Announces Holiday Hours
December 1, 2008 - DARE To Be You Forming New Groups in Fredericksburg and Stafford County; Refresher Session also Offered
October 17, 2008 - Rappahannock Regional Adult and Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Celebrating 10th Anniversary and Hosting Graduation Ceremony
October 17, 2008 - RACSB Honors Doris Buffett and Community Volunteers at 23rd Annual Legislators Get-Together
October 14, 2008 - Craft Fair to Benefit Program for Teen Parents to be Held November 15th
October 8, 2008 - RACSB to Recognize Doris Buffett at 23rd Annual Legislators Get-Together
September 29, 2008 - Join Rappahannock Area Kids on the Block in October to Celebrate 20th Birthday
September 26, 2008 - New Support Group for Fathers Forming
September 12, 2008 - Join the Voices for Recovery Event September 24th
September 3, 2008 - Rappahannock Area Kids on the Block to Celebrate 20th Birthday
August 20, 2008 - DARE To Be You Forming New Groups in Caroline and Spotsylvania Counties
August 19, 2008 - Kenmore Club to Celebrate 20th Anniversary
August 11, 2008 - Rappahannock Area Kids on the Block Uses Grant to Reach Teens
June 26, 2008 - RACSB Seeks Nominations for Annual Volunteer Awards
June 20, 2008 - RACSB Announces New Board Officers
June 2, 2008 - RACSB Staff Member Receives 2008 Early Interventionist of the Year Award
May 20, 2008 - Sunshine Lady Foundation Pledges $2 Million to RACSB
May 9, 2008 - RACSB Offers Counseling for Storm Victims
May 2, 2008 - RACSB Driver Takes Second Place in State Roadeo
May 2, 2008 - Free Car Seat Distribution and Installation Set for May 31
April 24, 2008 - DARE To Be You to Form New Group in King George County
April 23, 2008 - Fourth Annual "The Art of Recovery" Exhibit Opens May 21
April 3, 2008 - 22nd Annual Mayfest Celebration to be Held May 3rd
April 1, 2008 - UMW and RACSB Sign Memorandum of Agreement
March 25, 2008 - RAAI Annual Plant Sale Begins April 19th
March 24, 2008 - Fourth Annual "The Art of Recovery" Exhibit Seeks Artwork
March 19, 2008 - RACSB Names Building in Honor of Ronald W. Branscome
March 14, 2008 - RACSB Seeks Input for Comprehensive Plan - April 4th Response Deadline
February 19, 2008 - RACSB to Name Building in Honor of Ronald W. Branscome
February 6, 2008 - RACSB Awarded Three-Year CARF Accreditation
January 28, 2008 - Rappahannock Area Kids on the Block Seeks Board Members
January 18, 2008 - DARE To Be You - Rappahannock Area Hosts Graduation
 
 
2007
December 21, 2007 - DARE To Be You - Rappahannock Area Hosts First Graduation
December 20, 2007 - Healthy Families - Rappahannock Area Seeks Board Members
December 18, 2007 - Healthy Families Virginia Achieves Milestone
November 21, 2007 - RACSB Dedicates Patricia K. Spaulding Building in Caroline County
October 29, 2007 - A Woman's Place to Sponsor Seminar Series
October 25, 2007 - RACSB to Name New Caroline County Clinic in Memory of Patricia K. Spaulding
October 19, 2007 - RACSB Honors Volunteers at 22nd Annual Legislators Get-Together
October 9, 2007 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Poinsettias on Sale Now
October 1, 2007 - RACSB to Host 22nd Annual Legislators Get-Together
September 24, 2007 - Healthy Families - Rappahannock Area Completes Credentialing
September 12, 2007 - Rappahannock Regional Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Hosting Graduation September 20th
September 6, 2007 - Early Intervention Graduation Held
August 23, 2007 - DARE To Be You Partnering with Circle of Parents
August 15, 2007 - RACSB Hosting "Recovery Works!" Event September 13th
July 19, 2007 - Rappahannock Area Kids on the Block Hosting Puppeteer Casting Call
July 12, 2007 - RACSB Seeks Nominations for Annual Volunteer Awards
July 12, 2007 - RACSB Launches New DARE To Be You Program
June 22, 2007 - RACSB Announces New Board Officers
June 7, 2007 - Rappahannock Area Kids on the Block Available for Summer Performances
May 25, 2007 - RACSB to Host Public Hearing
May 17, 2007 - May is Early Intervention Month
April 30, 2007 - Third Annual "The Art of Recovery" Exhibit Opens May 18th
April 17, 2007 - RACSB Breaks Ground on New Caroline County Clinic
April 17, 2007 - RACSB Offers Grief Counseling Services
April 16, 2007 - A Woman's Place to Host Open House on May 10th
April 3, 2007 - RACSB to Break Ground on New Clinic
April 2, 2007 - 21st Annual Mayfest Celebration on May 5th
March 26 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Annual Plant Sale Begins April 21st
March 22 - Third Annual "The Art of Recovery" Exhibit Seeks Artwork
March 9 - Attend the Program for Teen Parents Craft Fair on March 24th
February 2 - RACSB Welcomes Dr. Scott A. Young, Board Certified Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
February 1 - Rappahannock Area Kids on the Block to Host Children's Portrait Fundraiser March 17th
January 17 - Craft Vendors Needed for Program for Teen Parents March Craft Fair
January 11 - RACSB Sponsored Placement Program to Host January 30th Open House
January 5 - RACSB Opens New Mental Health Crisis Stabilization Program
January 5 - RACSB Receives Community Foundation Grant
 
 
2006
June 7 - Women's Club of King George Wins Award for Art Donations to RACSB King George County Clinic
June 28 - RACSB Announces New Board Officers
July 11 - RACSB Welcomes Deaf Services Intern
August 4 - Rappahannock Area Kids on the Block Uses Youth Grant to Help Combat Childhood Obesity
August 23 - 95 Toddlers Graduate from Parent Education - Infant Development Program
September 19 - Craft Vendors Needed for Program for Teen Parents Fall Craft Fair
October 13 - RACSB to Host 21st Annual Legislators Get-Together
October 13 - RACSB Dedicates Seventh Mental Retardation Group Home
October 17 - Attend the Program for Teen Parents Craft Fair
October 24 - RACSB Honors Volunteers at 21st Annual Legislators Get-Together
October 30 - RACSB to Name Building in Honor of Barbara C. Terry
November 3 - Rappahannock Adult Activities Poinsettias on Sale Now
November 16 - Rappahannock Adult Activities to Celebrate 30th Anniversary
December 6 - Mothers Group and Tiger Scouts Collect Books for Area Residents
December 11 - RACSB Board Member Recognized by State

 

 
 


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