Resources

Food Pantries in Warren County

Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry
613 N. Royal Ave
540-252-4320

Front Royal Church of Christ
140 W. 15th St
540-635-2613
Call for appointment

C-Cap
316 N. Royal Ave (basement)
540-636-2448

C-Cap
316 N. Royal Ave (basement)
540-636-2448

Salvation Army Food Pantry
357 Cloud Street
540-635-4020
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:
9:00 AM-12:00 Noon and 1:00 PM-3:30 PM
Closed Wednesday


Soup Kitchens in Warren County

Calvary Episcopal Church
132 N. Royal Ave
540-635-2763
Tuesday 5:00 to 6:00

St. John’s Catholic Church Kitchen
131 W. Main St
540-635-3780
Wednesday 5pm-6pm

 

Community Table / Presbyterian Church
115 Luray Ave
540-635-3894
Thursday 5pm-6pm

E. Wilson Morrison Elementary
40 Crescent St
540-635-4188


Clothing, Food, Financial,
Miscellaneous Assistance

Health Department
Warren County
540-635-3159

C-CAP
316 N. Royal Ave (basement)
540-636-2448

Salvation Army
357 Cloud St
540-635-4020


Children’s Services

Healthy Families
Front Royal
(540) 636-0539

Head Start
Warren County
(540) 948-3916

Services for Homeless Children through McKinney-Vento Act

Warren County Public Schools
Michael Hirsch (540) 635-2725


Crisis Services

911

Concern Hotline
Warren County
540-635-4357

Northwestern Community Services Board
Offices in Front Royal, Winchester, Woodstock and Luray
540-636-4250

 

VA National Call Center for Homeless Veterans
1-877-424-3838

National Suicide Hotline
800-784-2433


Disability Resources

Access Independence
Services for those with disabilities. Services Warren, Clarke, Frederick, Shenandoah Counties
324 Hope Drive, Winchester
540-662-4452

AIDS Response Effort (ARE)
Services for those with HIV/AIDS
333 W. Cork Street, #740, Winchester
540-536-5290

Virginia Department of Rehabilitative Services
Helps find and keep jobs and increase level of independence
20 Ricketts Drive, Winchester
540-722-3453

 

Northwestern Community Services
Mental health, substance abuse, mental retardation, children’s services
209 W. Criser Rd
540-636-4250

Social Security Administration
1-866-331-2320


Employment - Education

Virginia Employment Commission;
Serves Clarke, Frederick, Shenandoah, Warren Counties and Winchester City
419 N. Cameron St

Valley Workforce Center
Second Floor
Winchester, VA 22601
540-722-3415

Virginia Department of Rehabilitative Services
Must be diagnosed with a disability. Helps find and keep jobs and increase level of independence
20 Ricketts Drive, Winchester
(540) 722-3453

Workforce Job Center, Inc
Lord Fairfax Community College
540-869-0770 or 540-869-0771

First Step Employment Ministry
Proactive training, resources and mentoring
2333 Roosevelt Blvd., Winchester
540-662-3300

Northern Shenandoah Adult Ed.
Winchester, Frederick, Shenandoah, & Warren Counties GED.Classes for improved skills, family literacy, job readiness, ESL
173 Skirmisher, Middletown
800-435-5945

Literacy Volunteers
540-536-1648

Lord Fairfax Community College
– Great Expectation, for young adults 16-24, currently or previously in foster care, training to become career ready – 540-869-0748
– Middle College, for age 18 – 24 who have not completed high school or GED, college, and career readiness
540-869-0745

ResCare Workforce Services

411 N. Cameron St., Winchester
540-545-4146

Youth Development Center
Out of school Youth Workforce Program, Ages 14-21
3 Battaile Dr., Winchester
540-662-4564


Housing Assistance Programs

Serving Clarke, Frederick, Page, Shenandoah and Warren Counties, and the City of Winchester

If you are homeless or at imminent risk of becoming homeless (eviction within 14 days), then you may qualify for assistance through a government re-housing or prevention program. Call the Centralized Intake and Coordinated Assessment phone number (540) 271-1701.

Faithworks
All applicants to Faithworks, INC., Service Enriched Housing Program must be a permanent resident of Winchester, Frederick, Clarke or Warren Counties & must meet the following guidelines: Must meet one or more of the HUD definitions of homeless, must be at or below 60% of the median income, must be gainfully employed or have other income sufficient to meet expected monthly rent, utility, food & other expenses, must meet with Faithworks staff to identify goals, establish a working budget, utilize support services, etc. and must be willing and able to do the leg-work needed to change their situation.
(540) 313-7682.

Habitat for Humanity
This program provides income-qualified families the opportunity to own a decent, affordable home (this is not a rental program and Habitat for Humanity is not in a position to help someone who needs emergency housing). It takes qualified families approximately 8 to12 months to work through the program. Once qualified, families purchase the home at a very low cost. Families are invited to call to determine if they prequalify for an application.
Winchester-Frederick County
(540) 662-7066


Miscellaneous

People, Inc.
Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF). Homeless Prevention and Stabilization Services to Veterans and their families. For very low-income Veteran families who are at risk of eviction, or who have become homeless within the past 90 days. Serving the counties of Clarke, Frederick, Page, Shenandoah and Warren, and the City of Winchester. Section 8 – Shenandoah County DSS.
Shenandoah, Page & Warren
540-459-6226

Disabled Veterans Committee on Housing
Help veterans obtain grants from the Veterans Affairs SAH Office for those who are 100% service connected disabled and have contracted with local builders, financial management companies and others that can build your medically custom home to have your independence returned.
540-877-1252

Transitional New Eve Ministries
Transitional housing for pregnant women age 18 and older (can have other children up to age 5. Open to expectant mothers from any locality.
Winchester, VA
540-450-0775

Legal Assistance Blue Ridge Legal Services
303 S. Loudoun St., Suite D
Winchester
540-662-5021

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
Northwestern Community Services
209 W. Criser Road, Front Royal
540-636-4250

Resource Booklet (Download Available)
Homeless Coalition of the Northern Shenandoah Valley
Homeless Resource Booklet.pdf

 

Alcoholics Anonymous/Al Anon/Alateen
540-667-0322

Addiction Helpline
540-559-9503

Edgehill Recovery Retreat
315 Cork St, Winchester
540-772-8865

Lord Fairfax House
512 S. Braddock St, Winchester
540-662-8877

Isaiah 58 Project
437 Highland St, Winchester
540-662-2336

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Winchester
540-533-1832

Celebrate Recovery Winchester of God
2080 N. Frederick Pike, Winchester
540-667-8017

NA/AA Meetings
540-667-0322 or 800-835-6130

Crossroads Counseling
174 Costello Dr, Winchester
540-662-7007

National Counseling Group
600 Pegasus Ct, Suite 600, Winchester
877-566-9624
540-450-2734


Pregnancy

ABBA – Pregnancy Center
540-722-4944 11

Front Royal Pregnancy Center
11 S. Royal Ave
540-635-6181


Transportation

Logisticare (Medicaid)
866-386-8331

Front Royal Area Transit
540-635-5788


Veterans Services

Dept. of Veterans Services (State)
11A Water St, Front Royal, VA
540-635-4201

VA National Call Center for Homeless Veterans
1-877-424-3838

VA Domiciliary
Homeless, Substance Abuse, PTSD, Work Program
510 Butler Ave, Martinsburg, WV
304-263-0811 ext 4596, Scott Wagaman

WV Division of Veterans Affairs
Service Officer, Carol Hefner, Northwestern Community Services
301-538-2839

Wounded Warrior Program
209 Criser Rd, Front Royal
540-636-4250

Virginia Employment Commission
Job assistance for Veterans
540-722-3415, Mike Barnes

Disabled Veterans Committee on Housing
540-877-1252, John Lewindowski

American Legion Post 53
Veterans and families. Funds for expenses (apply in writing)
22 W. 8th St, Front Royal
540-635-5017

Virginia State Department
510 Butler Ave, Martinsburg, WV
804-353-6606
304-263-0811 ext. 3840, Amy Bayliss

VFW Post 1860
Provides emergency assistance, request in writing.
1847 N. Royal Ave, Front Royal
540-635-9024

Vietnam Veterans of America
Emergency monies, needs DD214 and a couple weeks to verify
540-514-0663, Ronald Hafey
540-869-2588, Arnie Eversen

Dept. of Veterans Services
Help with compensation and pension claims
11 Water St, Front Royal
540-635-4201, Geoffrey White/Barbara Bruce

Disabled American Veterans 9
Help with compensation and pension claims
540-888-3354, Chance Bazzano
540-868-1019, Jim Stephens

VA Grants and Per Diem Program
Per diem monies for bed/nursing home