Special Education Advocacy 101 FREE WEBINAR

Hosted by SW VA Legal Aid Society. Learn about special education evaluations, the planning process, and the safeguards in both state and federal law, such as the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (504) and Section 504, that guarantee students with special needs the right to a free and appropriate public education. December 15th, 10 a.m.… Read More Special Education Advocacy 101 FREE WEBINAR

Governor Glenn Youngkin Announces Accelerated Social Worker License Process

RICHMOND, VA — Governor Glenn Youngkin today announced that the Virginia Board of Social Work, a health regulatory board under the Department of Health Professions, has enacted regulations that will speed up the process by which a social worker from another state can receive a license in Virginia. The changes to Virginia’s Social Work Regulations will… Read More Governor Glenn Youngkin Announces Accelerated Social Worker License Process

Federal Assistance Made Available to Aid in Ongoing Recovery Efforts in Portions of Southwest Virginia

RICHMOND, VA — Governor Glenn Youngkin today announced the Commonwealth of Virginia has received a Small Business Administration declaration to assist Virginians with their recovery efforts due to severe flooding in July of this year. This declaration applies to Buchanan County, Virginia; the contiguous Virginia counties of: Dickenson, Russell, and Tazewell; the contiguous Kentucky County of:… Read More Federal Assistance Made Available to Aid in Ongoing Recovery Efforts in Portions of Southwest Virginia

AARP Virginia Fraud Alert for October 24: Student Loan Forgiveness Scams

There has been a lot of news recently about student loans. Some are being forgiven, some payments are being paused and lots of borrowers are trying to figure out where they fall. This is the type of situation that criminal scammers are ready to pounce on. Crooks are already setting up websites and sending out… Read More AARP Virginia Fraud Alert for October 24: Student Loan Forgiveness Scams