Resources to Meet Basic Needs for Those Impacted by the Coronavirus COVID-19

The City and its partners are working together to provide information and resources that may offer some level of support, security and stability for families in need due to the impacts of the coronavirus response.

Page updated on Nov 25, 2020 at 12:03 PM

This page will be updated as additional information and resources become available.

We invite those in need to contact the Department of Community and Human Services Customer Relations Team at 703.746.5700 for assistance. Our staff will help connect you to the appropriate resources.

Assistance from a Distance

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COVID-19 Virginia Resources Website and App

Virginia Department of Social Services website and app designed as a "one-stop" resource for individuals, families and businesses to access benefits, services and critical information related to essential needs such as food, child care, healthcare, housing, unemployment insurance and more.



Here are Emergency Safety Net Services for residents who face an immediate crisis and need help to resolve the situation.



Employment assistance and information for workers and job seekers impacted by the COVID-19 crisis in Alexandria.


Resources for residents that are in need of childcare assistance or other childcare resources.


Find information and resources for Alexandria residents that may need food assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic.


There are resources for small businesses and nonprofits that have been severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.


There are helpful information and resources for residents with healthcare needs such as questions concerning insurance, Medicaid and more.


Are you a renter who can’t pay your full rent due to COVID-19 related loss of income? Are you a property owner with a tenant who can’t pay their rent? Can't make your mortgage payment? Get help now!


Find resources for coping with fear, stress and anxiety about the COVID-19 pandemic.


More helpful information and resources for those impacted by COVID-19.