Abbreviated list of Virginia service organizations
Energy Assistance (EA)Energy Assistance is intended for emergency situations. It helps eligible households when Fuel Assistance or other resources cannot meet the need. Some examples of emergencies include: lack of heat, utility cut-off is imminent, and inoperable or unsafe heating equipment.Virginia Energy Assistance –

Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS)
801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219-2901

1-804-726-7000        1-800-552-3431EA
Arlington Employment CenterArlington Employment Center administers federal, state, and local employment and training programs that can help bridge the gap between employers and employees. The Center serves a variety of skill levels from those with advanced degree and many years of experience to those with limited education and work experience.Arlington Employment Center

2100 Washington Boulevard, 1st Floor
Arlington, Virginia 22204

Prescription Drug Assistance ProgramsProvides subsidy for prescription medications for indigent county residents. Eligible individuals make a co-payment toward the cost of the prescription. Waiting list for participation but eligible persons will receive a prescription card for 10%-30% discount off the retail price of prescriptions.Prescription Drug Assistance Programs Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services
1610 Forest Avenue, Suite 100, Henrico, VA 23229
1-800-552-3402    1-804- 662-9333Prescription Drug Assist
Virginia Department of Social ServicesThe Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) provides assistance to citizens of Virginia to help them live their best lives. One child, one senior citizen, one person at a time,VDSS programs and services help people triumph over poverty, abuse and neglect, achieve self-sufficiency and shape strong futures for themselves, their families and their communities.Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS)

801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219-2901

(804) 726-7000
(800) 552-3431
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) serves as the first line of defense against hunger for Virginia residents. It enables low-income families to buy nutritious food with coupons and Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cards.Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Fairfax

12011 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, VA 22035

2-1-1 VIRGINIAWhen you dial 2-1-1 in Virginia, you will be connected to a trained professional, who can provide fast, free, confidential referrals to a wide variety of health and human services in your community2-1-1 VIRGINIA

PO Box 598
Roanoke, VA 24004

211211 VA
Virginia Employment CommissionThe Virginia Employment Commission is pleased to provide you with easy access to workforce services for businesses, employers and citizens, job opportunities, and labor market information in the Commonwealth of Virginia.VEC Central Office
703 E. Main St
Richmond, 23219
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