Advocacy Services (DVAC)
Domestic Violence Action Center helps victims of domestic violence, sexual violence and stalking. Increases client safety through education, understanding and access to available resources.
Offers emergency shelter for families and individuals fleeing domestic/sexual violence, human trafficking and stalking.
Child Protective Services (CPS)
Responds to reports and concerns about abuse and neglect of children. Provides information about child safety and supervision.
Domestic Violence Individual and Group Counseling
Free short-term counseling to cope with symptoms related to domestic violence or sexual assault.
Family Caregiver Support
Services/resources to family caregivers of older adults, adults with disabilities, and grandparents/other adults 55+ raising a relative’s child(ren) in their home.
Various supports to develop a detailed plan regarding safety, well-being, and permanence for children.
A 12-week program that focuses on the universal aspects of fatherhood.
Foster Care and Adoption
Places children with foster parents until they can return to their families or go to permanent homes.
Home-based parenting education, health information and community support for parents from pregnancy until child is age 3.
Helps families with elementary school-age children with high absenteeism and trouble performing in school.
Parenting Education Programs
Free classes for parents and their children on learning new ways to work together as a family.
703-324-7691, Spanish 703-324-7405
Protection and Preservation Services
Provides and coordinates intensive services needed to help families stay strong and healthy.
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
Nutrition assistance program for low-income individuals and families.
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Temporary financial assistance for income-eligible families with children.
Virginia Initiative for Employment not Welfare (VIEW)
Supports families receiving TANF to achieve independence through employment.
Volunteer & Partner Services Program
Volunteer opportunities to work with children and families.