For more resources, please go to our Student Services Page by clicking here,

or our INSC Nurses Page by clicking here.

Resources for Unsheltered and Homeless During

Those experiencing homelessness or the threat of homelessness should call the County's Coordinated Entry System (CES) at 703-792-3366. The CES ensures people have fair and equal access to homeless services. The CES team will quickly identify, assess, refer and connect people to resources based on their strengths and needs. CES operating hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The Health District has set up a COVID-19 Call Center at 703-872-7759 where people can get information related to COVID-19. The phones are staffed seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. If someone is experiencing a medical emergency,
call 9-1-1.

The Overnight Shelter for adults is now located at the A. J. Ferlazzo Building Gymnasium (15941 Donald Curtis Dr., Woodbridge) in order to maintain social distancing. It is open from 6:30 p.m. to 7 a.m. for 48 participants. Meals are provided, and showers are available. Transportation is provided every day at 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. from the permanent location of the Overnight Shelter to the Ferlazzo Gym; and at 6:45 a.m. from the Ferlazzo Gym to the Bill Mehr Drop-In Center.

The Bill Mehr Drop-In Center is still operating at its permanent location, 14716 Potomac Mills Road, Woodbridge, from 7 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Monday through Saturday. To help maintain social distancing, up to 10 participants are allowed into the center at one time. There is a waiting area outside that provides shelter from the outdoor elements that also is set up to maintain social distancing. Meals and self-serve laundry are available. Showers are available for those who were not at the Overnight Shelter. Persons with counseling or treatment needs are provided a room with a phone for virtual appointments.

Other Resources:
• OmniRide Local and Metro Express is operating fare free.
• ACTS, Northern Virginia Family Service's SERVE and the Haymarket Regional Food Pantry received additional funding from the Board of County Supervisors to help provide food to those in need in the community.
• ACTS - 703-441-8606
• NVFS SERVE - 571-748-2680
• Haymarket Regional Food Pantry - 703-963-5918
• For other types of service, such as Homeless Prevention & Diversion, Emergency Shelter, Rapid Re-Housing and Permanent Supportive Housing, contact the CES at 703-792-3366


Food Resources

Sacred Heart Catholic Church
12975 Purcell Rd, Manassas, VA 20112

Saturdays 8:15-9:30, families wait in their car in the line, Staff only need name and family size. Boxes of food are prepared and put in the car for them.

Park Valley Church
4500 Waverly Farm Drive, Haymarket, VA 20169

Tuesdays and Saturdays from 1:00 to 5:00 pm, NO identification required.

St. Thomas United Methodist Church Pantry
8899 Sudley Road, Manassas, VA

Families wait in their car in the line, Staff only need name, address, and family size. Boxes of food are prepared and put in the car for them.

St. Mark United Methodist Church
7803 Well Street, Manassas, VA

Families need to call 703-368-5790 between 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Mon-Friday and request food and arrange a time to pick it up. Staff member answering phone only speaks English.

Chapel Springs Church
11500 New Life Way, Bristow, VA

Food Pantry is open every Wednesday from 12:00-3:00

Manassas Baptist Church, 8730 Sudley Road, Manassas, VA

Please call Ms. Ana Gonzales (church secretary) at 703-361-2146 and leave a message inquiring about food support. She will call the family back and does speak Spanish. She will ask for the name of family, address, and how many are in the family. She will schedule a time with the family for them to pick up the food.

House of Mercy
8170 Flannery Court, Manassas, VA, 703-659-1636

Open from 10:00-4:00, Mon - Friday. No identification papers required.

Important: Families go to the back of store as front door is closed but the food pantry entrance is in the back.

Provides food support and has a hotline 703-368-4141. New families must provide picture id, proof of address (lease/deed), piece of mail with address, and proof of income.

Food Pantry List

The Good News Community Kitchen
308 Poplar Alley #B, Occuquan VA 22125
Email us at if you or a loved one are in need of food during these trying times. We are here to help.