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Henrico County is following a plan of reduced operations.

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Services

  • Apply to be a Foster Parent - Foster Care is a service provided to families that are experiencing a major crisis or difficulty in parenting such as abuse, neglect, substance abuse, mental health issues, stress, and/or lack of family support.
  • Asistencia de Alquiler de Emergencia Henrico COVID - El programa Henrico COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance (COVID-19-ERA) proporciona asistencia de alquiler de emergencia a los hogares elegibles para ingresos afectados económicamente por la pandemia COVID-19 a través de la pérdida de empleo, el transporte, la reducción de las horas de pago y/o los gastos extraordinarios de cuidado de niños/adultos como resultado de los cierres escolares o de guarderías.
  • Fatherhood Initiative - A Male Support Group Sponsored by Henrico County Department of Social Services
  • Henrico COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance - The Henrico COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance (COVID-19-ERA) program provides emergency rental assistance to income-eligible households economically impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic through job loss, furlough, reduction in hours of pay, and/or extraordinary child/adult care expenses as a result of school or daycare closures.
  • Homelessness Prevention and Assistance - Henrico County receives a limited amount of funding from the federal government to assist homeless individuals and families and persons in imminent danger of becoming homeless. Henrico County has partnered with several non-profit organizations to provide assistance with rapid rehousing, shelter, case management and/or assistance with eviction prevention. Persons seeking assistance should contact the Homeless Crisis Line at (804) 972-0813. In limited situations, assistance may also be available through the Henrico Department of Social Services’ Foster Care Prevention Services, which can be reached at (804) 501-5294.
  • Medicaid - A jointly funded, Federal-State health insurance program for low-income and needy people. It covers children, the aged, blind, and/or disabled and other people who are eligible to receive federally assisted income maintenance payments.
  • Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) - SNAP offers nutrition assistance to millions of eligible, low-income individuals and families and provides economic benefits to communities.
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) - A program that provides cash assistance and supportive services to assist families with children under age 18, helping them achieve economic self-sufficiency.
  • Long Term/Personal Care Assessment Services - If you or someone in your family needs nursing facility care or personal care in the home and cannot afford the cost, you may be eligible for to have this service covered by Medicaid. You can apply for Medicaid online or at your local Department of Social Services.

Contact Us

Social Services

West End
8600 Dixon Powers Dr.
Henrico, VA 23228

East End
(Benefit Programs only)
3820 Nine Mile Road
Henrico, VA 23223

West End
(804) 501-4001
East End
(804) 652-3123

Fax-West
(804) 501-4006
Fax-East
(804) 652-3516

dssweb@henrico.us

Mail for both offices
P. O. Box 90775
Henrico, VA 23273-0775

 
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