- Human Services
- Assistance Programs and Resources
Assistance Programs and Resources
View aging resources.
Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT)
Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) is a system for issuing SNAP benefits using debit card technology.
The Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Department of Social Services offers several programs which assist individuals and families to meet their basic needs.
The SNAP program is designed to promote better nutrition for low-income families by increasing their food purchasing power.
General Relief Program
The General Relief Program is designed to provide maintenance assistance which cannot be provided through other means.
Know Your Rights and Resources
Chesterfield County is committed to listening, discussing and sharing ideas that build community collaboration and trust and work toward solutions that overcome barriers and injustice for all. Part of that commitment is helping people to know their rights.
View multicultural assistance resources.
Parenting, Children and Youth Resources
View parenting, children and youth resources.
Certain qualified individuals are eligible for tax relief, including older adults, veterans, emergency services providers, and surviving spouses.
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
TANF is a program that provides temporary financial assistance to eligible families and children. The family will receive a monthly cash payment to meet their basic needs.