- Human Services
- Social Services
- Financial Assistance
The Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Department of Social Services offers several programs which assist individuals and families to meet their basic needs.
Auxiliary Grant Program
Learn about the Auxiliary Grant Program.
Child Care Assistance
The Child Care Assistance program provides financial assistance to low-income working families with child care needs.
Energy Assistance Program
The Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Department of Social Services administers programs to help with heating or cooling costs throughout the year for income eligible households.
General Relief Program
The General Relief Program is designed to provide maintenance assistance which cannot be provided through other means.
Housing Choice Voucher Program
The Housing Choice Voucher Program is a federally funded rent subsidy program which enables low-income families to choose and lease safe, decent, and affordable rental housing.
Medical Assistance - Medicaid
The Medicaid program helps low-income individuals with payments for health and medical care.
Refugee Assistance Program
The goal of Virginia's Refugee Resettlement Program is to help refugees and their families gain economic self-sufficiency and social integration into their communities.
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
The SNAP program is designed to promote better nutrition for low-income families by increasing their food purchasing power.
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.