Tag Archive: Virginia General Assembly

VCU Health and CHoR on Friday celebrated the ribbon-cutting for the new Virginia Treatment Center for Children. The new VTCC is the result of $56 million in funding from the Virginia General Assembly and a dedicated community of donors and mental health advocates. One in five children will experience a serious mental health issue, but 75 percent of them will not receive the care they need, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. VTCC is... View Article

Nov 21 2017

Advancing children’s health care is a priority at CHoR – whether it be through the care we provide directly to children in Central Virginia or in our efforts to improve care for all children through our education, research and advocacy programs. CHoR’s Advocacy Committee participates in a variety of advocacy efforts each year, including legislative efforts supporting important health care initiatives related to children’s health and safety. Kendall Lee, Associate... View Article

Mar 9 2015

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System broke ground today on the new Virginia Treatment Center for Children pediatric psychiatric facility that will provide increased access to clinical care for children from across the state.The new state-of-the-art pediatric behavioral health center will replace the current 50-year-old facility located on VCU Medical Center’s downtown campus, and will feature technology and architectural designs tailored to creating a therapeutic environment. Patient areas were designed to... View Article

Dec 11 2014