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About Mental Illness

by National Alliance on Mental Illness: A mental illness is a condition that affects a person’s thinking, feeling, behavior or mood. These conditions deeply impact day-to-day living and may also affect the ability to relate to others. If you have — or think you might have — a mental illness, the first thing you must Read More >

Newport News PD hires specialists to help with domestic violence — city’s top 911 call during pandemic

by Kiahnna Patterson, WAVY: The Newport News Police department is taking a new approach to stop domestic violence. Earlier this month, the department hired two domestic violence specialists to work alongside officers. This comes as shelters in Hampton Roads see an increase in calls for help during the coronavirus pandemic. Police Chief Steve Drew says the Read More >