Your Rights as a Tenant during the COVID-19 outbreak.     

If you have any questions regarding COVID-19, please call the Arlington County COVID-19 hotline (703) 228-7999


If you have a question about what resources are available to you, call BU-GATA at 703-465-5570

Arlington County Department of Human Services (703) 228-1350

  • First Floor, Economic Independence/Emergency Assistance​.  Call 703-228-1300.

    • Rent and emergency financial assistance​

  • Second Floor, Health Clinic

    • There are no dental or immunization appointments, but other clinic services are still open and operating normally

  • Emergency Shelters

    • Remain open


Arlington Thrive (703) 558-0035

  • provides same-day emergency assistance to Arlington residents who find themselves in a financial crisis.

  • Client must be referred by DHS.  Visit DHS (see above).


AFAC (703) 845-8486. or Call BU-GATA (703-465-5570) to register.

  • Provides nutritious supplemental groceries. 

  • New hours for distribution starting March 23. 

Nelson St. Site: Mon-Fri 9:30am-2pm, Saturday 9am-11am.

Visit website for updated hours of operation and distribution sites. 

  • Outreach locations still remain with changes


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