Living in the community means having a lifestyle tailored to your interests. At RACSB, we provide this lifestyle for adults with a developmental disability. Our residential programs offer an array of services to fit a wide range of needs. Supervised Apartments: We offer staff support at two apartment complexes in the Fredericksburg area. This…
The older children become, the more words they know and can use—including hurtful words. Please enjoy RACSB's Prevention Services Storytime book "Words Are Not For Hurting,” read by Prevention Specialist, Jennifer Bateman. This book teaches children that their words belong to them: They can think before they speak, then choose what to say and how to say it. Includes tips for parents and caregivers. youtu.be/Pa7MgC4veII... See MoreSee Less
Did you know that the way we interpret and respond to situations is based on our history of learned experiences? And when we feel supported and safe, we're better able to move forward when faced with adversity? Resilience is a skill that is learned and continues to develop throughout our lives. ... See MoreSee Less
Sticks is a story that almost anyone can relate to! Please enjoy RACSB's Prevention Services Storytime book "Sticks,” read by Prevention Specialist Jennifer Bateman. This story is about finding yourself in a situation that didn't turn out like you expected and having your friends and family help you find the courage to pick yourself back up and persevere. There might be a craft or two in this book you can make with your leftover summer frozen treat sticks. youtu.be/fzdWK1vfVec... See MoreSee Less
It can be hard to know what to do in a mental health crisis. Our emergency services therapists are available around the clock to help you determine which supports you need. Here's a brief overview of what you can expect when you call emergency services. ... See MoreSee Less
Emergency Services are still available. Please call 540-373-6876 if you or a loved one are experiencing a crisis.
Due to the current State of Emergency, and in accordance with recommendation to limit in-person gatherings to 10 or less, our May Board of Directors meeting will be held virtually at 5 p.m. on May 19. Public comment may be submitted up until 4:00 pm on May 19th by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Public comments that include the full name and address of the commenter will be read into the record during the Public Comment portion of the meeting. The meeting will be Livestreamed on Rappahannock Area Community Services Board’s Facebook page on May 19, 2020 at 5:00 pm.
We encourage our community to stay home (whenever possible) and stay safe throughout the COVID-19 outbreak. We now offer most of our outpatient, early intervention, and case management services via telemedicine so you can receive the support you need from the safety of your home.
Our committee and board meetings and facilities tour for April have been canceled. Our day support programs are suspended temporarily.
Our popular plant sale is continuing but with some changes to ensure everyone's safety. Please order ahead and your plants will be waiting for you when you drive up.
At this time, we are suspending recruitment for most positions. See our employment portal for more information.