Medicaid (Virginia's Medical Assistance Program)
Provides health care coverage for low-income individuals and families
Food Assistance - SNAP
SNAP can be used like cash to buy eligible food items with an Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card
Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)
TANF is designed to help needy families with children achieve self-sufficiency through cash payments and supportive services
Financial assistance is provided to eligible families to help with cost of child care so they can work or attend education programs
Qualifying low income households may receive assistance with their energy expenses (wood, coal, gas, oil or electricity).
You can apply for most public assistance programs online at www.commonhelp.virginia.gov
or over the phone by calling (855) 635-4370 (TTY: 711)
You also may also pickup an application from either our Manassas or Woodbridge office or you may call (703) 792-7500 (TTY: 711) to request an application be mailed to you.