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PO Office Mail Box 194
5765-F Burke Centre Parkway
Burke, Virginia  22015-2233


Herndon Reston Resources for
Low Income Families

In Herndon:
1.  Neighborhood Resource Center 
       1086 Elden St. 2.  Northern Virginia Family Service 
       1043 Sterling Rd. # 201 
3.  The Closet 
        845 Station St. 
4.  Salvation Army Thrift Store 
       2421 - A6 Centreville Rd. 
5.  The Bargain Loft 
        311 Spring St. 

In Reston:
1.  INOVA Emergency Care Center 
       11901 Baron Cameron Ave. 
2.  Fairfax County Health Department 
     Herndon-Reston District Office 
        1850 Cameron Glen Drive, Suite 100
3. Embry Rucker Shelter 
      11975 Bowman Town Drive 
4.  North County Health Center 
       11484 Washington Plaza West, Suite 300
5. Reston Interfaith 
         11484 Washington Plaza West, Suite 400 


911--Emergency Only 
Police - Fire - Ambulance 

INOVA Emergency  Care Center 
phone 703-471-0175 
Call to talk to a nurse about serious illness or injury or go to their location, which is open 24 hours/day. 


Northern Virginia Family Service 
phone 703-689-0208 ext. 224,225,226 
Call to apply for adult and children’s medical and dental programs. 

Fairfax Department of Family Services 
phone 703-324-7763 
and Espanol: 703-324-7519 
Call  to apply for free and low-cost health insurance programs for children. 

North County Health Center 
phone 703-689-2180 
Call for information about the  low- cost  health care for uninsured adults and children  living in Fairfax County. 

Fairfax County Health Department 
Herndon-Reston District Office 
hours:8:00am- 4:30pm  M-F 
Services include: WIC, Immunizations, Pregnancy Testing, Prenatal Care, Children’s Dental Care,Vision Screening, Speech and Hearing Testing, and more. 


phone 703-437-1776 
Call and leave a message.A LINK volunteer will call you back and arrange delivery. 

Reston Interfaith 
phone 703-787-3100 
hours: 9:00am- 5:00pm M-F 
Call and come to their office to receive food

Reston Interfaith Lunch Box Program 
phone 703-435-6830 at the Herndon 
Neighborhood Resource Center 
hours:12:30pm-2:00pm  M-F 
Free bagged lunches for anyone in the community 

WIC :Women, Infant, and Children Program 
703-481-4242  [County Health Department] 
703-435-6830 [Neighborhood Resource Center] 
Supplemental Nutrition for pregnant and breast feeding women, and children birth to age 5. 

CLOTHING and more:

The Closet 
phone 703-437-7652 
hours : 10:00am-2:00pm  Tues., Thurs., and Sat. 
A thrift store operated by area churches, offering  used clothes,shoes, household goods, linens,small appliances, dishes, books, etc. 

Embry Rucker Shelter
phone 703-437-1975 
Emergency housing, clothing, job counseling. 

Salvation Army Thrift Store 
phone 703-713-6691 
hours: 10:00am-7:00pm M-Sat 
Offering used clothes ,furniture, 
and other household goods. 

F.I.S.H. [Friendly Instant Sympathetic Help] 
phone 703-391-0105 
Call 10:00am- 4:00pm M-F 
A nonprofit organization,dedicated to helping meet emergency and short term needs for rent, transportation, utilities,etc. 

The Bargain Loft 
phone 703-437-0600 
hours: 10:00am- 3:00pm T- F, 
Sat 10:00am- 2:00pm. 
A thrift store operated by F.I.S.H. offering 
used furniture, household linens, dishes,etc. 

The Neighborhood Resource Center 
phone 703-435-6830 
hours: 8:00am- 9:00pm M-F, Sat:9:00am- 1:00pm 
A community facility offering over 20 health, human services, and educational programs, such as: Headstart, WIC, Central School  Registration, Housing Counseling,  ESL Classes, Pro Bono Lawyer Services, and Hispanic Committee of Virginia. 

Fairfax County Human Services 
Information and Referral Numbers: 
703-222-0880 [ English and Multilingual ] 
703-631-3366 [Espanol] 
A County-wide “Help Line” for residents of Fairfax County. 

 Links compiled by Jeanie Schmidt RN, BSN