Food Assistance

St. lucy project

The St. Lucy Project operates food pantries and a warehouse in Northern Virginia. The pantries provide perishable and non-perishable foods, including fresh produce, dairy, meat and traditional staples such as cereal, canned vegetables, rice and beans.

Those in need of food may call or visit the following pantries below:

Christ House Food Lodging
Phone: (703) 549-8644
Address: 131 S West St, Alexandria, VA 22314
Hours:  Wednesdays & Thursdays 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Please call for an appointment or show up at the designated times.

Leesburg Regional Office
Phone: (703) 479-2975
Hours: Monday - Thursday 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Clients are eligible to receive food once per month.

The Leesburg Regional Office is also a distribution site for USDA food. 
Eligible participants may sign up at the Leesburg pantry and begin to receive USDA food that same day.  

Special supplemental Nutrition Program for women, infants and children (Wic)

The goal of WIC is to improve the health of pregnant women, infants and children (under 5 years) through better nutrition and access to health care. The Program provides nutrition education, breastfeeding promotion and support, supplemental nutritious foods, counseling at WIC clinics, and screening and referrals to other health, welfare, and social services. To be eligible for the WIC Program, applicants must meet categorical, residential, income, and nutrition risk requirements.

To apply, contact your nearest clinic:

Alexandria City H.D. Headquarters Office
Phone: (703) 838-4400

Arlington Dept. of Human Services
Phone: (703) 228-1260

Annandale District Office  
Phone: (703) 237-6078

Loudoun Health Department
Phone: (703) 777-0236

Flora Krause Casey Health Center  
Phone: (703) 519-5979 or (703) 519-5982 [appointment line}

WIC Centreville Office
Phone: (703) 246-7142

WIC Herndon Reston Office
Phone: (703) 481-4099

WIC Joseph Willard Center
Phone: (703) 830-6100