Apply for Child Care Subsidy online at CommonHelp
Apply through CommonHelp, the central, easy way to apply for and get help with assistance in Virginia. In just a few minutes, you can see if you can get help with food, child care, energy, medical and cash assistance.
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2100 Washington Boulevard, 1st Floor
Arlington, VA 22204
Call to schedule an appointment 703-228-1350
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Economic Independence Division2100 Washington Blvd. Arlington, VA 22204
You can check your eligibility, apply for public assistance programs, and manage your account online through Virginia CommonHelp. Click here to learn what documentation and information you will need when you apply.
These are common forms and documents used within the Clinical Coordination Program (CCP) Centralized Access System (CAS) for access to housing programs and other resources.
Public assistance fraud occurs when a person knowingly makes false statements, withholds information or fails to report information necessary to determine eligibility or benefits. Learn more about fraud and how to report it.