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Community Resilience

The Arlington Thrive Community Resilience Program serves as a vital lifeline for individuals and families in Arlington facing severe hardships. This program provides crucial information, referrals, and financial assistance that is accessible to Thrive Case Managers, individuals, and partner nonprofits. 

Information and Referral   

Arlington Thrive’s Information and Referral program plays a crucial role in connecting residents with the resources they need. Despite Arlington’s robust safety net, many individuals and families are unaware of available resources or lack a case manager to direct them. Our Emergency Assistance professionals are dedicated to guiding residents towards the support services that can make a difference in their lives. Whether it’s accessing public services, private agencies, or nonprofit assistance, Arlington Thrive serves as a beacon of hope and a bridge to a stronger, more resilient community. If you or someone you know requires assistance, send us an e-mail at: assistance@arlingtonthrive.org. 

Community Resilience Fund

The Arlington Thrive Community Resilience Fund (CRF) serves as a crucial lifeline for individuals and families experiencing severe hardships in Arlington. This essential one-time emergency support can be used to address a wide spectrum of urgent needs, including rent, utilities, and critical medical and dental expenses. By providing immediate relief, we aim to foster community resilience in the face of challenging circumstances. 

CRF Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be an Arlington County resident
  • Must have a household annual median income (AMI) of 50% or less
  • Must owe less than or have an outstanding balance of 1,000.00
  • Must be comfortable providing documentation such as lease, bank statements, rental ledger, utility or medical bills, ID/Passport, or any other documentation needed to determine eligibility

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More Resources

We understand that life can be challenging and everyone needs support at some point. That’s why we’ve compiled an array of community resources to provide you with the help you need, even if we can’t assist directly. This assortment covers a range of areas and is not a comprehensive list, but we’ve made every effort to ensure you have access to the widest range of support available.