Horizon Behavioral Health launches campaign to help students struggling with mental health

Lynchburg, Va. – Horizon Behavioral Health said it’s no secret – coping with the COVID-19 pandemic has taken its toll on students and their mental health. “We see much more anxiety in young children; while with the older kids and teens, it’s a little bit more about expressing their feelings, and that shows up in … Read more

Horizon Behavioral Health awards nearly $2 million to fight homelessness and substance abuse

Lynchburg, Va. Horizon Behavioral Health receives nearly $2 million in federal funding to fight homelessness and substance abuse in Central Virginia. “There are a lot more homeless people in this area, or people who also struggle with housing insecurity,” said Dammy Onafowokan, co-project director of the Horizon program. Onafowokan said that between the rising cost … Read more