More cities across the country are adopting or experimenting with alternatives to sending police to calls when someone is having a mental health crisis. The Virginia legislature is working on a proposal to create a statewide system to get counselors at the scene of emergencies.
Free movies at The Grandin Theatre, every Tuesday Night this month! One's a classic horror, another's a more recent blockbuster dramedy. All of them are touch on mental illness, which affects our community in a variety of ways.