Bristol Redevelopment & Housing Authority

Bristol Redevelopment & Housing Authority

EnVision Center – March Focus

In the EnVision Center monthly focuses you will find the EnVision Center calendar and information about available services.

Located at the BRHA, the EnVision Center offers valuable training and educational opportunities for the residents of both Bristol, Virginia and Bristol, Tennessee. You do not have to be BRHA resident to take advantage of the EnVision Center. Everyone is welcome!

Each month you can find resources that include counseling services and GED classes. The Center supports community partners that include Ballad Health Peer Recovery, Big Brothers Big Sisters, and Mount Rogers Adult Education.

For more information about the EnVision Center, please call (276) 821-3080 or stop by the Center at 104 Oakview Ave, Bristol VA 24201.

March Calendar of Events

Haven of Rest Therapy

Mental health care is often hard to come by and can be expensive. Thanks to Emma Brewster with Haven of Rest Therapy, you can access this care cost free. Appointments are available at the BRHA EnVision Center every Tuesday starting at 8am, and at the Haven of Rest on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday starting at 9am.

To make an appointment: You can call the BRHA EnVision Center at (276) 821-3080 -or- The Haven of Rest at (423)-968-2011

More information can be found at

“Through counseling, I want to help individuals become happier and healthier. Counseling is a place for individuals to heal and grow in their emotions. Creating a non-judgmental environment and a calm space is essential for therapeutic growth.  Therapy can be hard work, but I am there to walk with you through this journey!”

~Emma Brewster, M.A.

FREE Credit Counseling with Operation Hope

Operation Hope offers FREE Credit Counseling the fist Thursday of every month at the BRHA EnVision Center. You can join focused group sessions to learn more about building credit, or sign up for one-on-one, private counseling sessions. Sarah Williams, Hope Credit Counselor comes spent many years in the banking industry before giving her time to help others create a better life for themselves. Her approach is compassionate and knowledgeable.

During these sessions you will learn to:

  1. Develop a Positive Money Mindset
  2. Grow a Healthy Savings Account
  3. Eliminate Debt
  4. Pay Your Bills On Time
  5. Create a Budget and Stick To It

Book your session today by calling or emailing Sarah Williams, (423) 764-2226 /

Big Brothers Big Sisters – Volunteer Opportunity for Highschool Students

Big Brothers Big Sisters is launching a new program linking high school students with younger children. This allows high schoolers to get needed volunteer hours while doing something meaningful, and impactful – giving a younger child the extra time they need to feel important. If you have a high school aged child, please consider signing them today!