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The Alexandria Sexual Assault Center is facilitating a sexual violence teen support group to discuss topics such as iden...
01/06/2022

The Alexandria Sexual Assault Center is facilitating a sexual violence teen support group to discuss topics such as identifying triggers and coping skills and setting boundaries. Meetings will be at ACHS. If interested, send referrals to [email protected] by 1/28/22.

ACAP is hiring a Youth Engagement Specialist!
12/08/2021
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ACAP is hiring a Youth Engagement Specialist!

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Join us on December 9 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. for a virtual conversation featuring Alexandria’s youth voices. Hear directl...
11/30/2021

Join us on December 9 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. for a virtual conversation featuring Alexandria’s youth voices. Hear directly from a panel of teens as they highlight what they need from adults to navigate life after the pandemic. Learn more and register at PreventItAlexandria.org

Join us on December 9 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. for a virtual conversation featuring Alexandria’s youth voices. Hear directl...
11/17/2021

Join us on December 9 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. for a virtual conversation featuring Alexandria’s youth voices. Hear directly from a panel of teens as they highlight what they need from adults to navigate life after the pandemic. Learn more and register at PreventItAlexandria.org

ACT for Alexandria is now accepting applications for the #ACTYouthCouncil. Members will have the opportunity to build le...
10/20/2021

ACT for Alexandria is now accepting applications for the #ACTYouthCouncil. Members will have the opportunity to build leadership skills, make an impact in the community, and be PAID for their efforts! The deadline to apply is November 1. Please share this opportunity with high school aged youth in Alexandria. Learn more at PreventItAlexandria.org.

Help spread the word about the Alexandria Library's Teen Advisory Group, open to youth in grades 6-12 that are intereste...
09/13/2021

Help spread the word about the Alexandria Library's Teen Advisory Group, open to youth in grades 6-12 that are interested in sharing ideas, influencing the library, and earning services hours. Learn more at alexandriava.gov/sapca.

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day. Do you know warning signs for suicide? By learning the warning signs, you can hel...
09/10/2021

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day. Do you know warning signs for suicide? By learning the warning signs, you can help #StopSuicide. Access more prevention resources at alexandriava.gov/109758. #WSPD2021

If you were previously a teen in foster care and are 18 up to 27 years old (but not 27 yet), you may be eligible for fin...
09/10/2021

If you were previously a teen in foster care and are 18 up to 27 years old (but not 27 yet), you may be eligible for financial support through the Consolidated Appropriations Act (2021). Deadline to apply is September 15. Visit FosterMyFuture.com (or scan the QR code below) to learn more about the program or text/call 757.298.3586 and give your name and reason for communicating or email [email protected]. Learn more at alexandriava.gov/ChildWelfare.

No one takes their life for a single reason. It’s important to know that generally, when someone dies by suicide, it can...
09/09/2021

No one takes their life for a single reason. It’s important to know that generally, when someone dies by suicide, it can be attributed to a combination of various risk factors. Learn about the risk factors and warning signs at https://afsp.org/signs and access more prevention resources at alexandriava.gov/109758. #SucidePreventionWeek

This week is #SuicidePreventionWeek. Read this proclamation by the Governor of Virginia—and learn how you can help preve...
09/08/2021

This week is #SuicidePreventionWeek. Read this proclamation by the Governor of Virginia—and learn how you can help prevent suicide at alexandriava.gov/109758.

Are you a high school student who wants to make an impact in your community? Take a brief survey and learn more about th...
09/07/2021

Are you a high school student who wants to make an impact in your community? Take a brief survey and learn more about the Youth Council forming in Alexandria! Help guide decisions, address key community issues, and be part of a dynamic team of youth leaders. Visit alexandriava.gov/sapca to take the survey!

Contrary to popular belief, asking someone directly if they’re thinking about suicide won’t “put the idea in their head....
09/07/2021

Contrary to popular belief, asking someone directly if they’re thinking about suicide won’t “put the idea in their head.” In fact, people are often relieved to have a real conversation about mental health. Learn how to have a #RealConvo at afsp.org/realconvo and access more prevention resources at alexandriava.gov/109758. #SuicidePreventionWeek

The Alexandria Park and Recreation Commission is seeking applicants to fill one vacancy for a high school youth member. ...
08/30/2021

The Alexandria Park and Recreation Commission is seeking applicants to fill one vacancy for a high school youth member. Applications are due by 5:00 p.m., on September 3, 2021. Visit alexandriava.gov/sapca to learn more and to apply for this position.

Are you a high school student who wants to make an impact in your community? Take a brief survey and learn more about th...
08/26/2021

Are you a high school student who wants to make an impact in your community? Take a brief survey and learn more about the Youth Council forming in Alexandria! Help guide decisions, address key community issues, and be part of a dynamic team of youth leaders. Visit alexandriava.gov/sapca to take the survey!

The NAMI Northern Virginia Youth Leadership Council application is open! Teens and young adults ages 15-23 interested in...
08/18/2021

The NAMI Northern Virginia Youth Leadership Council application is open! Teens and young adults ages 15-23 interested in planning and hosting events and working to reduce mental health stigma are encouraged to apply. Learn more, including how to apply, at alexandriava.gov/sapca.

With the rise of the Delta variant, it’s important to know where the COVID-19 testing sites are in case you or a loved o...
08/17/2021

With the rise of the Delta variant, it’s important to know where the COVID-19 testing sites are in case you or a loved one becomes symptomatic. Tests are free at Curative COVID-19 kiosks; government ID not required; service in English & Spanish: Curative.com. More info: alexandriava.gov/114730.

The NAMI Northern Virginia Youth Leadership Council application is open! Teens and young adults ages 15-23 interested in...
08/10/2021

The NAMI Northern Virginia Youth Leadership Council application is open! Teens and young adults ages 15-23 interested in planning and hosting events and working to reduce mental health stigma are encouraged to apply. Learn more, including how to apply, at alexandriava.gov/sapca.

There is still time to register for the virtual Alexandria Youth Leadership Conference (YLC)! The YLC empowers emerging ...
08/06/2021

There is still time to register for the virtual Alexandria Youth Leadership Conference (YLC)! The YLC empowers emerging young leaders by providing training opportunities and connecting them to resources in their community. Register today at alexandriava.gov/sapca.

There is still time to register for the virtual Alexandria Youth Leadership Conference (YLC)! The YLC empowers emerging ...
08/02/2021

There is still time to register for the virtual Alexandria Youth Leadership Conference (YLC)! The YLC empowers emerging young leaders by providing training opportunities and connecting them to resources in their community. Register today at alexandriava.gov/sapca.

The NAMI Northern Virginia Youth Leadership Council application is open! Teens and young adults ages 15-23 interested in...
08/02/2021

The NAMI Northern Virginia Youth Leadership Council application is open! Teens and young adults ages 15-23 interested in planning and hosting events and working to reduce mental health stigma are encouraged to apply. Learn more, including how to apply, at alexandriava.gov/sapca.

Registration is open for the virtual Alexandria Youth Leadership Conference (YLC)! This free conference is open to risin...
07/20/2021

Registration is open for the virtual Alexandria Youth Leadership Conference (YLC)! This free conference is open to rising 9-12 grade students that reside in the City of Alexandria. The YLC empowers emerging young leaders by providing training opportunities and connecting them to resources in their community. Learn more, including how to register, at alexandriava.gov/sapca.

Looking to cool off? The City of Alexandria offers several locations as options to residents who may not have cooling in...
06/30/2021

Looking to cool off? The City of Alexandria offers several locations as options to residents who may not have cooling in their homes, including recreation centers and libraries, as well as assistance for adults 60 years of age and older and some low-income households. Learn more at alexandriava.gov/122602.

Join Project Discovery tonight, June 15, at 7 p.m. to celebrate students, hear from guest speakers Delegate Dr. Edith Pa...
06/15/2021

Join Project Discovery tonight, June 15, at 7 p.m. to celebrate students, hear from guest speakers Delegate Dr. Edith Patterson and Alexandria Public School Superintendent Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Jr., and award scholarships to graduating seniors. RSVP at bit.ly/PD_EOY2021.

Happy Pride Month!  There is still time to register for one or more Celebrate Alexandria Pride Workshops, happening toda...
06/03/2021

Happy Pride Month! There is still time to register for one or more Celebrate Alexandria Pride Workshops, happening today through Saturday, June 3-5! Registration is open through the last workshop on Saturday! See the schedule of the educational and creative workshops being presented and facilitated by members of the Alexandria LGBTQ Task Force and other local and state partners and learn how to register at alexandriava.gov/LGBTQ. #PrideMonth
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Join the T.C. Williams Mental Health Matters Club on May 30 at 8 p.m. for a showing of Inside Out, a movie with a playfu...
05/28/2021

Join the T.C. Williams Mental Health Matters Club on May 30 at 8 p.m. for a showing of Inside Out, a movie with a playful twist on the importance of mental health, at Chinquapin Park. RSVP is not required to attend. Learn more at alexandriava.gov/sapca.

The Suicide Prevention Alliance of Northern Virginia (SPAN) is hosting a virtual public forum tonight, May 24, from 6 - ...
05/24/2021

The Suicide Prevention Alliance of Northern Virginia (SPAN) is hosting a virtual public forum tonight, May 24, from 6 - 7:30 p.m. This event will feature a panel discussion between youth and community members discussing how to thrive during COVID-19. Register at PreventItAlexandria.org

June is LGBTQ Pride Month. Register now for one or more Celebrate Alexandria Pride Workshops on June 3-5! See a schedule...
05/20/2021

June is LGBTQ Pride Month. Register now for one or more Celebrate Alexandria Pride Workshops on June 3-5! See a schedule of the educational and creative workshops being presented and facilitated by members of the Alexandria LGBTQ Task Force and other local and state partners and learn how to register at alexandriava.gov/LGBTQ.

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Join the T.C. Williams Mental Health Matters Club on May 30 at 8 p.m. for a showing of Inside Out, a movie with a playfu...
05/19/2021

Join the T.C. Williams Mental Health Matters Club on May 30 at 8 p.m. for a showing of Inside Out, a movie with a playful twist on the importance of mental health, at Chinquapin Park. RSVP is not required to attend. Learn more at alexandriava.gov/sapca.

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The Alexandria Sexual Assault Center is facilitating a sexual violence teen support group to discuss topics such as identifying triggers and coping skills and setting boundaries. Meetings will be at ACHS. If interested, send referrals to [email protected] by 1/28/22.
ACAP is hiring a Youth Engagement Specialist!
Join us on December 9 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. for a virtual conversation featuring Alexandria’s youth voices. Hear directly from a panel of teens as they highlight what they need from adults to navigate life after the pandemic. Learn more and register at PreventItAlexandria.org
Join us on December 9 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. for a virtual conversation featuring Alexandria’s youth voices. Hear directly from a panel of teens as they highlight what they need from adults to navigate life after the pandemic. Learn more and register at PreventItAlexandria.org
ACT for Alexandria is now accepting applications for the #ACTYouthCouncil. Members will have the opportunity to build leadership skills, make an impact in the community, and be PAID for their efforts! The deadline to apply is November 1. Please share this opportunity with high school aged youth in Alexandria. Learn more at PreventItAlexandria.org.
Help spread the word about the Alexandria Library's Teen Advisory Group, open to youth in grades 6-12 that are interested in sharing ideas, influencing the library, and earning services hours. Learn more at alexandriava.gov/sapca.
Today is World Su***de Prevention Day. Do you know warning signs for su***de? By learning the warning signs, you can help #StopSu***de. Access more prevention resources at alexandriava.gov/109758. #WSPD2021
If you were previously a teen in foster care and are 18 up to 27 years old (but not 27 yet), you may be eligible for financial support through the Consolidated Appropriations Act (2021). Deadline to apply is September 15. Visit FosterMyFuture.com (or scan the QR code below) to learn more about the program or text/call 757.298.3586 and give your name and reason for communicating or email [email protected]. Learn more at alexandriava.gov/ChildWelfare.
No one takes their life for a single reason. It’s important to know that generally, when someone dies by su***de, it can be attributed to a combination of various risk factors. Learn about the risk factors and warning signs at https://afsp.org/signs and access more prevention resources at alexandriava.gov/109758. #SucidePreventionWeek
This week is #Su***dePreventionWeek. Read this proclamation by the Governor of Virginia—and learn how you can help prevent su***de at alexandriava.gov/109758.
Are you a high school student who wants to make an impact in your community? Take a brief survey and learn more about the Youth Council forming in Alexandria! Help guide decisions, address key community issues, and be part of a dynamic team of youth leaders. Visit alexandriava.gov/sapca to take the survey!
Contrary to popular belief, asking someone directly if they’re thinking about su***de won’t “put the idea in their head.” In fact, people are often relieved to have a real conversation about mental health. Learn how to have a #RealConvo at afsp.org/realconvo and access more prevention resources at alexandriava.gov/109758. #Su***dePreventionWeek