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You can learn about mental health first aid

The free training assists anyone to become a lifesaver

You can learn about mental health first aid

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Virginia Educators Working to Ease Anxiety

Levels of Teen anxiety and depression are rising, and two teachers help students cope

Virginia Educators Working to Ease Anxiety

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Thankful that life goes on...

Some who survive suicide attempts talk about what drove them to the breaking point.

Thankful that life goes on...

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Mental Health | People of Virginia

We asked Virginians: Is mental health more, less or equally important as physical health?

Mental Health | People of Virginia

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In Focus | Rep. Bobby Scott

Bobby Scott says common sense firearms laws can help stop an epidemic of mass shootings

In Focus | Rep. Bobby Scott

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In Focus | Markita Madden

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention offers hope and healing to Virginians.

In Focus | Markita Madden

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Virginia's new helpline supports wellbeing of farmers

Mental health check? Virginia farmers can now call AgriStress during times of need

Virginia's new helpline supports wellbeing of farmers

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Virginia’s migrant farmworkers lack basic labor protections

Migrant farmworkers play a critical role in Virginia’s agriculture industry.

Virginia’s migrant farmworkers lack basic labor protections

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Virginia farmers innovate to meet modern challenges

Legacy farms have had to shift focus and find new ways to be profitable

Virginia farmers innovate to meet modern challenges

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Virginia Agriculture | People of Virginia

We asked Virginians how well they understand the challenges of farming.

Virginia Agriculture | People of Virginia

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In Focus | Chris Mullins, Brandon Moyer & Joseph Guthrie

What are the difficulties and the opportunities before Virginia farmers today?

In Focus | Chris Mullins, Brandon Moyer & Joseph Guthrie

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Food Deserts & Community Farming

A former principal turns a 5-acre farm into a classroom to address chronic health issues

Food Deserts & Community Farming

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In Focus | Clark Andrs, Delysia Riddick & Lisa Thompson

What extent does the quality of a childhood influence their future...and our future?

In Focus | Clark Andrs, Delysia Riddick & Lisa Thompson

Video thumbnail: VPM News Focal Point Childcare faces unprecedented challenges

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Childcare faces unprecedented challenges

Meeting the needs of young children is difficult with so few workers

Childcare faces unprecedented challenges

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Need for bilingual foster parents

Commonwealth Catholic Charities in need of bilingual foster parents

Need for bilingual foster parents

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Managing mental health after deadly UVA shooting

Mental health care providers at UVA help victims who aren’t suffering from physical wounds

Managing mental health after deadly UVA shooting

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Childhood Development | People of Virginia

We asked Virginians what they felt was vital to healthy early childhood development.

Childhood Development | People of Virginia

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Bilinguatherapy makes speech therapy accessible to Richmond

Bilinguatherapy is a speech and occupational therapy practice founded by Tia Javier in Ric

Bilinguatherapy makes speech therapy accessible to Richmond

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Where are all the workers?

As life returns to normal for many, business as usual is hindered by staffing shortages.

Where are all the workers?

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Martinsville’s Small Town Business Boom

Entrepreneurs in Martinsville are bringing business back downtown after Covid.

Martinsville’s Small Town Business Boom

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In Focus | Jillian Balow

Bridging the Gap aims to help children overcome pandemic-related learning losses.

In Focus | Jillian Balow

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After COVID, struggling Richmond families land in hotels

After COVID, struggling Richmond families land in hotels.

After COVID, struggling Richmond families land in hotels

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After COVID | People of Virginia

Changes at home and work during the pandemic are memorable as we seek a return to normalcy

After COVID | People of Virginia

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The Vote | People of Virginia

As mid-terms approach, we asked Virginians if they have concerns on protecting the vote.

The Vote | People of Virginia