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The mission of the Virginia Network of Private Providers is to strengthen the system of services for individuals with behavioral health issues, addictions, or developmental disabilities through advocacy for the individuals we support, strong communication and support of member organizations and representation of their interest in all forums.

HRSA’s Round 4 – Information from ANCOR!

September 22, 2021

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), is announcing $25.5 billion in new funding for health care providers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. This funding includes $8.5 billion in American Rescue Plan (ARP) resources for providers who serve rural Medicaid, Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), or […]

Workforce in BH/SA Services Discussion at JCHC

September 21, 2021

The Joint Commission on Health Care took up a discussion today on the issue of workforce in the Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse Services arena.  While the discussion did not produce any concrete, actionable suggestions, there was an interesting presentation by Dr. Gerard Lawson about Professional Counseling licensure in Virginia.  It is worth reviewing for […]

Do You Remember?

September 11, 2021

It seems like memories of 9/11 are those not only of deep sadness but remembering how terrifying it was to have lost our sense of security and direction.  What’s next?  No one knew, nor could we contemplate the future.   For those of us responsible for the lives of the individuals we served on that day, […]

Update from CMS Today

September 10, 2021

“New action will protect patients of the 50,000 providers and over 17 million health care workers in Medicare and Medicaid certified facilities The Biden-Harris Administration will require COVID-19 vaccination of staff within all Medicare and Medicaid-certified facilities to protect both them and patients from the virus and its more contagious Delta variant.  Facilities across the […]



VNPP represents the interests and concerns of its members at a wide variety of meetings, committees and commissions. These gatherings are convened either by the Executive or Legislative Branch of state government or by one of the other organizations representing public providers or advocacy groups.


With regular Member’s calls, conferences, and opportunities to network and find support with your peers, you can help make a difference in improving the support systems.

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