Community Supports and Resources

Healthcare (non-COVID)

Neighborhood Health 2120 Washington Blvd #305 Arlington, VA 22204 (703) 535-5568 Neighborhood Health: Home Arlington Free Clinic: call 703-979-1400 for information The Arlington Free Clinic can provide follow up care and testing to adults who need it by calling: 703-912-0118 https://www.arlingtonfreeclinic.org Planet Fitness: Free summer memberships for all high school students https://www.planetfitness.com/summerpass/registration

Rent and Utilities

Evictions: Please call Arlington County or THRIVE to receive help or assistance with your rent. Call 703-228-1300. Arlington County will NOT share your information with anyone. Find out more at https://housing.arlingtonva.us/eviction-prevention/. Utilities: Call Arlington County’s Economic Independence Division at 703-228-1350 to ask about assistance. To avoid having your power shut-off due to non-payment with Dominion Energy, […]

Employment

Employment and Internships: Teen jobs & internships:  See available jobs and internships at the Arlington Employment Center’s Job Board, https://jobboard.arlingtonva.us/page/teen-expo. The Arlington County Department of Parks & Recreation is hiring student assistants for summer camps; more at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/arlington?department%5b0%5d=Department%20of%20Parks%20and%20Recreation&sort=PositionTitle%7CAscending. The Leadership Center for Excellence Summer Youth Fellows Program brings high school students together for a week-long […]

COVID-19

COVID-19 Testing: Arlington County Coronavirus Information Line at 703-228-7999 Covid-19 Testing:   Arlington County operates a free, walk-in testing clinic open weekdays from noon-5 p.m. at Arlington Mill Community Center, 909 S. Dinwiddie St. No doctor’s referral or insurance required. You do not need an appointment, but may make one by calling 703-912-0118 M-F between 9 […]

Food

Changes to APS free breakfast and lunch service for the 2022-2023 School Year:https://www.apsva.us/food-and-nutrition-services/ Meals Update for Summer and SY 2022-23: We have been fortunate to provide universal free meals this school year as an extension of the USDA’s COVID-19 waivers. Those waivers are set to expire June 30, meaning that meals will no longer be […]

Technology / Internet

Help with Comcast Internet Service: APS works with Comcast to provide the Comcast Essentials program for all APS students that qualify for free and reduced lunch. Services are $9.95 a month.   https://www.internetessentials.com Free WiFi: Arlington County has 20+ locations with free outdoors WiFi hotspots where you can access the Internet. Check here https://my.arlingtonva.us/digitalresources?WiFi=true&DriveWiFi=true to […]

Department of Human Services (DHS) and General Assistance

Arlington County Department of Human Services Purpose: Immediate assistance from Arlington County for rent, food, medical needs, government benefits, emergency housing/shelter referrals. Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm Contact: 703-228-1300 Arlington County Child Protective Services Purpose: To report suspected child abuse or neglect Contact: 703-228-1500 Domestic Violence Contact: 703-237-0881 to talk to a counselor about […]

Mental Health Resources

Crisis Hotlines (All Free and 24 hours a day) Crisis Link Regional HotLine: 703-527-4077 National Hope Line: 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) LGBTQ Lifeline: 1-866-488-7386 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255) Text: CONNECT to 8551 to confidentially text for emotional support or in case of crisis Cigna Help Line: APS is partnering with Cigna to make a free […]