Financial Assistance

-Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) Program
The purpose of TANF is to provide temporary cash assistance to families in need and to end the dependence of needy parents on government benefits by promoting job preparation and work. With few exceptions, assistance under TANF is restricted to a lifetime limit of 60 cumulative months.

Ecumenical Community Helping Others (ECHO)
We offer food and financial assistance in emergencies.
7205 Old Keene Mill Road
Springfield, VA 22150

Committee for Helping Others
CHO is an all-volunteer organization that helps the needy in Vienna, Oakton, Dunn Loring, and Merrifield by providing:

  • Emergency financial assistance

    133 Park St NE, Vienna, VA 22180
    (703) 281-7614


  • One-time grants to help Fairfax County area residents catch up on rent or utilities or make a greatly needed car repair so they can stay in their homes and keep their jobs while they work through a crisis.
  •  4080 Chain Bridge Rd #2, Fairfax, VA 22030

 (703) 273-8829

Discounted Phone Service
Lifeline Program for Low-Income Consumers

  • Provides a discount on phone service for qualifying low-income consumers to ensure that all Americans have the opportunities and security that phone service brings, including being able to connect to jobs, family and emergency services.

Lorton Community Action Center (LCAC)
9518 Richmond Hwy, Lorton, VA 22079
(703) 339-5161