Community Action Advisory Board (CAAB)

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

TTY 711

12011 Government Center Parkway, Pennino Building
Fairfax, VA 22035

Michael Becketts,

The Population We Serve

community-action-advisory-board-logoThe Fairfax County Community Action Program served a total of 24,370 individuals in FY 2020.

In general, individuals who receive services from community action programs:

  • Have very low incomes;
  • Live in families with children;
  • Are working at the time they seek help or have recently been in the workforce;
  • Represent the ethnic makeup of the US poverty population;
  • Have few tangible assets; and
  • Lack adequate education and employable skills.
State of the Poor in Fairfax County

State of the Poor* contains information and statistics about Fairfax County’s low-income population.

*Fairfax County is committed to nondiscrimination in all county programs, services and activities. To request reasonable accommodations or to receive this information in an alternate format, call 703-324-7500 or TTY 711.

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