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ARLINGTON/FAIRFAX COUNTY COVID-19 Resources

Here are sites you can access for information, assistance, and volunteering in the ongoing pandemic.

Click on the hyperlink to reach the site(s) you want.

If you know of other COVID-19 resources, please send to Bill Pritchard at: pritchardpix@aol.com

ARLINGTON COUNTY

The county is entering Phase Three of the Forward Virginia reopening.

Arlington County COVID-19 information and resources are available at:

https://health.arlingtonva.us/covid-19-coronavirus-updates/

Arlington COVID-19 Hotline: 703-228-7999

HOURS: Mon–Fri., 7 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat., 9 a.m.–5 p.m. (Closed Sunday)

COVID-19 Testing in Northern Virginia

https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/coronavirus/covid-19-testing/covid-19-testing-sites/

Food, Financial, and Medical Assistance

https://health.arlingtonva.us/covid-19-coronavirus-updates/food-financial-and-medical-assistance/

Arlington Public Schools Free Breakfast/Lunch and Other Resources

https://www.apsva.us/coronavirus-covid-19-updates/free-lunch-breakfasts-and-other-resources/

Arlington Public Schools Distance Learning

Arlington Public Schools will begin the 2020-21 school year in full-time distance learning, which begins on Tuesday, Sept. 8.

School officials say they will monitor health conditions and work with state and county health officials to review plans and make adjustments as necessary.

For more information, go to:https://www.apsva.us/school-year-2020-21/

Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC)

https://afac.org/get-food/

Arlington Thrive (Same-day, emergency financial assistance for Arlington residents)

https://arlingtonthrive.org/

Housing Resources

https://health.arlingtonva.us/covid-19-coronavirus-updates/housing-resources/

FAQs for Renters

https://housing.arlingtonva.us/covid-19-coronavirus-faqs-for-tenants-and-landlords/

Mental Wellness Guide

https://health.arlingtonva.us/covid-19-coronavirus-updates/covid-19-mental-wellness/

Posters and Materials in Other Languages

https://health.arlingtonva.us/covid-19-coronavirus-updates/posters-and-materials-in-different-languages/

FAIRFAX COUNTY

Fairfax County COVID-19 Portal Page - information and resources are available at:

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/health/novel-coronavirus

Fairfax County COVID-19 Case Data (Case numbers, demographics, etc.)

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/covid19/case-information

Fairfax COVID-19 Hotline: 703-267-3511

Hours: Open 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays and 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends.

Text FFXCOVID to 888777 to receive updates from Fairfax County about COVID-19.

Email questions or concerns to ffxcovid@fairfaxcounty.gov. This email account will be staffed Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. through 6 p.m.

Fairfax Human Services Resource Guide (HSRG)

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/hsrg/

Provides information for food, housing, financial assistance, medical, domestic violence, housing, clothing, and other resources

COVID 19 Specific Fairfax Human Services Resource Guide (HSRG)

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/HSRG/Pages/SeasonalAnnouncementsData.aspx

Fairfax Public Schools - Continuing Free School Lunch Program

https://www.fcps.edu/news/coronavirus-update-food-resources

Offering grab and go meals at schools, and at other locations.

Fairfax Coordinated access to Food, Financial, and Medical Assistance

Coordinated Services Planning - call 703-222-0880, TTY 711

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

VOLUNTEERING

Arlington County Medical Reserve Corps.

https://health.arlingtonva.us/medical-reserve-corps/

American Red Cross

https://volunteerconnection.redcross.org/?nd=rco_opportunity_browse_list

 Episcopal Diocese of Virginia Covid Resources

http://www.thediocese.net/news-and-events/covid-19-resources/outreach-and-partner-ministries/

Site includes the following:

  1. Best Practices for Food Pantries
  2. Advocacy for Vulnerable Populations 
  3. Reducing Social Stigma during a Public Health Crisis
  4. Employment and Financial Crises
  5. Homelessness and COVID-19
  6. Managing Anxiety and Stress
  7. Coronavirus and Addiction