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Apply for Assistance Online
is the central, easy way to apply for and get help with assistance in Arlington and Virginia. See if you can get help with food, child care, energy, medical and cash assistance.

Click here to see if you qualify!

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Aging and Disability Services: 703-228-1700
Are you or do you know an individual 60 years of age and older who, because of their age, frailty, medical condition or living situation, is at risk of institutionalization in a hospital or nursing home? 

At the Customer Service Center, social workers assess needs and design service plans for individuals 60 years of age and older. Services support and stabilize their living situations and prevent or avoid abuse, neglect or exploitation.

Attention Caregivers: Walter Reed Adult Day Care Center could be just what you need!
Walter Reed is a great day program for adults with cognitive disorders or functional limitations. Adult day health care also provides support and respite to the caregivers.

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Public Health Clinics: Just what the doctor ordered!
Did you know that Arlington's Public Health Division has award-winning clinics that serve a number of community needs? Many services are even free. Click here to lean about types of clinics, eligibility and more.

Healthy Eating Tips

Your food and physical activity choices each day affect your health — how you feel today, tomorrow, and in the future. These tips and ideas are a starting point. You will find a wealth of suggestions here that can help you get started toward a healthy diet. Choose a change that you can make today, and move toward a healthier you.


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Department of Human Services
2100 Washington Blvd.
Arlington, Virginia 22204 | MAP
TEL 703-228-1300
TTY 703-228-1788
dhs (at)


Last Modified: April 11, 2014
2100 Clarendon Blvd. Arlington, VA 22201 Tel: 703-228-3000 TTY: 703-228-4611