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McKinney-Vento Protections

Richmond (804) 780-6288

  • If you are experiencing housing instability and have a student in RPS, or are a student in RPS, complete the online McKinney-Vento Screening Form and an RPS staff will contact you to determine eligibility, and connect you to helpful resources.

Henrico (804) 652-3682
Chesterfield (804) 639-8713

GReat aspirations scholarship program (grasp) – (804) 923-0059

Online Learning

 

Housing & Shelter

Housing Resource Line – (804) 422-5061

Homeless Connection Line – (804) 972-0813

Monday thru Friday,  - 
Saturday & Sunday, 

 

Domestic Violence

Greater Richmond Regional Hotline

  • Call or text (804) 612-6126

latinos in Virginia empowerment center – (888) 969-1825

  • Education, advocacy, and support to Spanish-speaking individuals affected by violence

  • 24|7 hotline in Spanish

National Domestic Violence Hotline

  • Call (800) 799-7233 or text "START" to 88788 

 

Legal Services

Legal Aid Justice Center – (804) 643-1086

VA Legal Aid – (866) 534-5243

  • Eviction Helpline (833) 663-8428
  • Predatory Loan Helpline (866) 830-4501
  • Senior Legal Helpline (844) 802-5910

VA Poverty Law Center – (804) 782-9430

 

Child Care

child care aware of Central VA – (800) 650-2085

Department of Social Services

 

Income & Employment

City of Richmond oFFICE OF FINANCIAL EMPOWERMENT – (804) 646-6474

City of Richmond FINANCIAL NAVIGATORS – (804) 646-6673

Richmond Resource Workforce Center

Goodwill Employment Center – (804) 521-4918

Tuesday thru Thursday, 11 am - 3 pm

Neighborhood Resource Center of Greater fulton – (804) 864-5797

 

Hygiene & Toiletries

Urban Baby Beginnings (Diaper Distribution) – (833) 782-2229

Monday thru Friday, 10 am - 4 pm

Richmond’s First Baptist Church – (804) 355-8637

2709 Monument Ave.
Monday, Thursday, Saturday, 11 am - 2 pm

  • Warm showers
  • Toiletries & towels are provided

 

Clothing

Immanuel Baptist – (804) 355-8691

3601 Monument Ave. 
2nd & 4th Friday, 10 - 11 am

Caring Clothes Closet (Short Pump) – (804) 360-7779

Place order by phone or email info@caring-closet.org  

Richmond’s First Baptist Church –(804) 355-8637

2709 Monument Ave. 
Monday & Thursday, 11 am - 2 pm

Richmond Friends of the Homeless (Clothing dedicated to children) – (804) 608-0971

Ginter Park UMC – (804) 262-8651

1010 W. Laburnum Ave.
Wednesday, 10 am - 12 pm

 

Food

FeedMore HUNGER HOTLINE – (804) 521-2500 ext. 631

Capital Area Partnership Uplifting People – (804) 788-0050

1021 Oliver Hill Way
Monday thru Thursday, 10 am - 1 pm 

  • Please bring your own bag, if possible. Best to call before arriving. Identification and social security card required.

Bon Air Baptist Church – (804) 272-1475

2531 Buford Rd.
1st & 3rd Wednesday, 3 - 4:30 pm

  • Drive-up to door #26 

Faith Covenant Christian Fellowship Church – (804) 225-8805

2416 Chamberlayne Ave.
December 23, 2023, 5 - 9 pm

Faith Covenant Christian Fellowship Church – (804) 363-0009

1400 Spotsylvania St.
Wednesday, 11 am - 1 pm

Woodland Heights Baptist – (804) 233-5201

611 W. 31st St.
Thursday, 10 am - 12 pm

Immanuel Baptist – (804) 355-8691

3601 Monument Ave.
2nd & 4th Friday, 10 am

Healthcare & Immunizations

Richmond City Health District – (804) 205-3501

Daily Planet

Daily Planet Health Services – (804) 783-2505
511 W. Grace St.

  • Services at this location: primary care, case management

West Grace Health Center – (804) 783-2505
517 W. Grace St.

  • Services at this location: primary care, behavioral health (mental health & substance use disorder services),
    medication-assisted treatment (MAT), dental care, and case management

Southside Health Center – (804) 783-2505
180 Belt Blvd.

  • Services at this location: primary care, behavioral health (mental health & substance use disorder services),
    dental care, and case management

Bon Secours Care-A-Van – (804) 545-1923

  • Call to schedule an appointment

CrossOver Healthcare Ministries – (804) 655-2794

  • Richmond, 108 Cowardin Ave.
  • Henrico, 8600 Quioccasin Rd.

Capital Area Health Network – (804) 780-0840

Planned Parenthood

 

Mental Health

Cameron K. Gallagher Mental Health Resource Center – (804) 828-9897

ChildSavers immediate response helpline – (804) 305-2420 

  • 24|7 immediate response helpline for families in Richmond who have experienced or disclosed a recent trauma.

Richmond Behavioral Health Authority – (804) 819-4000

  • Crisis Response Line (804) 819-4100
  • REACH Children's Services 24|7 Crisis & Referral Line (833) 968-1800  

National suicide prevention lifeline – (800) 273-8255

24/7 Crisis Text Line

  • To talk to a crisis counselor, Text 'HOME' to 741741 

 

Substance Abuse

Richmond Behavioral Health Authority – (804) 819-4000

Human Resources, Incorporated – (804) 644-4636

15 W. Cary St.

Family Counseling Center for Recovery – (804) 419-0492

905 Southlake Blvd.

the Healing Place

  • Men's Recovery Program – (804) 887-1580
  • Women's Recovery Program – (804) 418-3049

Narcotics Anonymous Richmond

 

Dental

Daily Planet

West Grace Health Center – (804) 783-2505
517 W. Grace St.

Southside Health Center – (804) 783-2505
180 Belt Blvd.

  • General/pediatric, check-ups & cleanings, sealants, fillings, crown/bridges, oral cancer screenings, fluoride treatments 
  • Emergency walk-in care and extractions: Monday thru Thursday, 8 am - 12 pm

Capital Area Health Network – (804) 780-0840

VCU School of Dentistry – (804) 828-9190 

W. Baxter Perkinson, Jr. Building, 1101 E. Leigh St.

  • All VCU School of Dentistry practices are premier providers for Delta Dental of Virginia. Participation in other insurance plans varies by specialty and practice.

  • The student and specialty clinics participate with Medicaid.

  • The Oral and Facial Surgery clinic participates with most medical and dental plans as well as Medicaid and Medicare.

  • All insurance plans have different levels of coverage. Once you are accepted as a patient, VCU School of Dentistry will estimate your cost for each visit.

 

Utilities

Dominion Energy – (866) 366-4357

EnergyShare Bill Payment Assistance

  • Anyone needing help to pay heating bills may qualify for assistance. 
  • Not income-based
  • Offers up to $600 in bill payment assistance from October 1 through May 31.

Extended Payment Plans

  • Eligible customers can make a 50% down payment on their past due bill and spread the remaining balance over 6 months (sign-in to your Dominion Energy account online to apply).