Updated: May 19
The Virginia Housing Development Authority has partnered with Governor Northam to create StayHomeVirginia.com, a website for housing-centered information about programs, service and resources to help Virginians who have experienced job or income loss and other impacts due to the COVID-19 crisis.
Guidance and resources are available for:
Individuals Who Are Experiencing Homelessness
The site outlines information on federal and state protections and includes guidance on how to work with landlords, financial institutions and others to sustainably utilize temporary eviction and foreclosure protections during this time.
Fairfax County information is also available online. See the following contacts and links for:
· Emergency Housing, Rent/Utility Assistance: 703-222-0880, TTY 711
· Emergency Shelters for Individuals Who are Homeless Families needing emergency shelter: 703-222-0880 Individuals seeking emergency shelter may contact the following singles shelters:
Embry Rucker Community Shelter: 703-437-1975 Elanor Kennedy Shelter: 703-799-0200 Bailey's Crossroads Community Shelter: 703-820-7621
· Tenant-Landlord Resources/Concerns/Complaints: 703-222-8435, TTY 711
· Fairfax County Rental Housing and Homeownership Programs: 703-246-5101, TTY 711