Housing Resource Hub
RPS C-FIT Housing Resource Hub shares resources and supports for RPS families experiencing housing instability.
Please review the Housing Guide for community resources and a step-by-step guide to housing search.
If you are less than 3 days from losing housing or currently experiencing homelessness, contact the Homeless Connection Line at 804-972-0813.
Hours: Mon-Fri -Sat-Sun -
Looking for housing resources?
If you are seeking housing resources, contact the Housing Resource Line at 804-422-5061.
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
2022 Housing Education Series
The Center for Families in Transition and Virginia Housing are hosting a series to help families access the resources and information they need to stay in our community and thrive! All sessions will be held via Zoom.
- Homeownership Session
- Spanish: May 12, 6:00 - 7:15pm
- English: June 2, 6:00 - 7:15pm
- Renting Session
- Spanish: May 19, 6:00 - 7:15pm
- English: May 26, 6:00 - 7:15pm
Searching for Housing?
House Hunters meets every Tuesday at 6pm. Receive expert advice on your housing search and share tips and resources with other RPS families searching for housing. Join at rvaschools.net/cfit-zoom or 1-301-715-8592 (Meeting ID: 634 427 6460). No registration is required.
- Getting creative (4/12)
- Keeping housing search (4/5)
- Negotiating your credit score (3/29)
- Talk with landlords (3/22)
- Avoiding Housing Search Burn-out (3/15)
- Fair Housing (3/8)
- Getting creative on your housing search (3/1)
- What landlords are looking at (2/22)
- Getting starting on your housing search (2/15)
Check out RPS C-FIT housing guide for additional housing resources and a step-by-step housing search checklist.
The below resources are specifically for families with RPS students eligible for McKinney-Vento protections.
Birth Certificates: C-FIT deliveries birth certificates to Virginia Department of Health on the third Thursday of the month and pick up for birth certificates will be from RAS on the first of the following month.
DMV Photo ID: C-FIT hosts the DMV at our office to support families who may not be able to travel to a DMV office. Next date: Monday, April 4th. Sign up for an appointment to obtain a DMV Photo ID.
Check out RPS C-FIT housing guide for step-by-step on obtaining needed documents.
Move-in cost assistance: If you find housing and have a move-in date, RPS CFIT can refer you to a community partner for potential assistance with security deposit and first month's rent.
Furniture Support: If your family needs furniture assistance, C-FIT can refer you to CARITAS Furniture Bank and problem-solve other furniture options.