Southside Wellness Coalition Meeting Minutes for August 2023

Southside Wellness Coalition held its monthly membership meeting Thursday, Aug. 17, at Southside Behavioral Health’s administration building in Clarksville, VA, and on Zoom.

In addition to regular business, the coalition welcomed Justin Jackson, teacher at Brunswick County High, to talk about his experience with the Youth Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Project and to present his team’s action plan.


Download the minutes here.

Next meeting

Our next membership meeting will be held Thursday, Sept. 21, at 10 a.m. It will be a hybrid format, with members meeting in person at Southside Behavioral Health’s administration building in Clarksville and others joining us via Zoom. Our guest speaker will be recovery coach Peter Carrington Brown.

Peter is a volunteer with several advocacy organizations in the community. He is passionate about helping others, and he is always looking for ways to make a positive impact. Peter was inspired to join the efforts of Moms in Motion by his experiences navigating public health systems during COVID-19. His organization’s mission is to provide quality care to individuals with disabilities and their families.

Register for the meeting here.


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