Arlington, VA
Financial Assistance

Everyone needs a little help sometimes. Whether you need some free food, diapers for your baby, a quick cash loan, assistance with your rent and utilities, some fresh clothing or a homeless shelter, you'll find the resources in and near Arlington, VA here to help you now.

Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 337 food pantries in the Arlington, VA area.

Utility & Rental Assistance

When you need money to pay your rent, utility bills or get through a difficult time, there are 319 utility payment and rental assistance programs in the Arlington, VA area.

Homeless Shelters

Temporary free housing for people in need. There are 163 homeless shelters in the Arlington, Virginia area.


Programs for free and reduced cost clothes and household goods. There are 393 programs in the Arlington area that offer clothing and other necessities.

Child Care

Free diapers, clothing and free or reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 101 child care programs in Arlington, Virginia.

Payday Loans

Payday Loans are quick easy loans for people in financial distress. There are 12 cash loan programs available to residents in the Arlington, Virginia area.

Of course we all have our limits, but how can you possibly find your boundaries unless you explore as far and as wide as you possibly can? I would rather fail in an attempt at something new and uncharted than safely succeed in a repeat of something I have done.
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Posted: August 15, 2018

Due to surgical complications I was unable to return to work since my surgery in January. In addition my husband is unamployed and my disability does not cover much of the rent bills and other needs i...

Washington, DC: 4 miles away
Posted: August 15, 2018

Hello.. I need help with my electric bill.. It is currently off and I do not have any family or friends to turn too....

Washington, DC: 4 miles away
Posted: August 15, 2018

My name is Victoria Branch im facing eviction i received a writ on the 20th. I dont know how much time i have left i have a 9 year old daughter. Ive never been evicted before. I have no place to go. I...

Washington, DC: 4 miles away
Posted: August 15, 2018

Hello, i am a terminally ill with 4 children and a grand daughter. Our electric is extremely high this year and I am behind on a payment because of my funds being cut off due to a gov't mistake plea...

Washington, DC: 4 miles away
Posted: August 15, 2018

I was recently let go from my job and I had been saving up to buy my daughter Jayla some clothes and shoes for the summer because she grew out of everything. I didn’t plan on being let go from my jo...

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