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May 14

[ARCHIVED] Find Out How to Get Assistance with Basic Needs During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The original item was published from May 14, 2020 2:46 PM to May 14, 2020 5:06 PM

The economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been widespread and is likely to continue for some time. The financial fallout from the pandemic is affecting many Loudoun families, who find themselves in need of help.

Loudoun County can provide assistance in many areas and can also connect residents to health and human services resources.

If you or someone you know needs help, make the Loudoun County Information and Referral Program your first call. The I&R program is designed to quickly and effectively get Loudoun County residents connected to the critical services they need, when they need them. The program connects individuals to health and human services information and resources within Loudoun. You can call 703-777-0420 or submit an online form.

The I&R program can help connect residents with a variety of services and resources, including:
  • Child care assistance 
  • Employment services 
  • Food resources 
  • Health care 
  • Housing services
  • Legal services
  • Mental health, substance abuse and developmental services
  • Public benefits
  • Services for older adults
  • Utility assistance
In addition, at, you’ll find links to information and services that are most likely to be needed during the COVID-19 pandemic, including how to apply for unemployment benefits, health insurance or rent assistance. 

Loudoun County encourages residents to stay informed about COVID-19.
  • Visit for more information about how to protect yourself and your family and to sign up for email and text updates on COVID-19. 
  • Text LCCOVID19 to 888777 to receive text alerts from Loudoun County about COVID-19. 
    • Text LCCOVIDESP to 888777 to receive text messages in Spanish from Loudoun County about COVID-19.
Residents with questions about COVID-19 may call the Loudoun County Health Department’s information line, 703-737-8300, or send an email.