Call First Call for Help,
x2 and request food assistance. You will be directed to a pantry closest to you. To come to our food pantry, call First Call beginning at 10:30am Monday – Thursday and request to come to our facility. At THRIVE, we allow you to shop for your own food. You are invited to select a weeks’ worth of fresh, frozen, and shelf-stable items.
Monday, Wednesday & Thursday: 1:00pm – 3:00pm*
Tuesday: 10:30am – 2:00pm*
*Pantry hours extend to 5:00pm most days
4th Wednesdays: 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Resources for Tenants
Virginia Housing Development Authority has created a Renter Handbook (click here to view)
The Virginia Poverty Law Center has created excellent resources for tenants to learn their rights during the outbreak.
Click here to view their resource for Rental Tenants
Click here to view their resource for people in staying in Hotels or Motels
Click here to view their eviction flow chart
Click here to view their recommendations on requesting a payment plan from your landlord
Click here to view their FAQ on evictions
At the core of THRIVE’s ministry is financial coaching services. Select applicants who are extended an appointment for assistance will be required to bring in paperwork that demonstrates your complete household income and expenses for a financial coaching session.
Requirements for assistance*:
Preferences are given to clients who*:
*There is no guarantee that we will be able to assist you. THRIVE receives a high volume of requests and has a limited amount of funding available. Please reach out to other resources listed at the bottom of the page.
To apply for assistance immediately, click the button below and fill out our secure online application. You will receive a response via email within 2-3 business days.
To apply for assistance immediately, click the Help button below and fill out our secure online application.
To apply by phone, call our request line:ext 1. which is open Monday and Wednesday between 9am – 11am. Leave a message and a THRIVE team member will return your call to take your application within 1 business day. To submit an application immediately, please click the button to apply online.
There are two main referral lines in the community that can direct you to other helping agencies.
First Call for Help