Fairfax County Peer Support Group Helps Those Struggling with Mental Health, Substance Abuse

When Mildred Jimenez’s daughter was in 8th grade, the family felt like they hit an emotional wall. “We had a really hard time trying to figure out what we could do for her,†Jimenez said.  She was a mother at a loss for how to help her daughter who was struggling with anxiety. And Jimenez was not alone. The CDC…