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The Virginia Department of Social Services, in conjunction with the Virginia Department of Health, are committed to the fight against COVID-19. Have you downloaded COVIDWISE, Virginia's COVID-19 exposure notification app? Add your phone to the fight here. For up-to-date information, assistance, and resources from across state government, click here.

COVID-19 Virginia Resources

In addition to this page, which is updated regularly with the most timely information and guidance from the department, VDSS has launched COVID-19 Virginia Resources, a mobile app and website designed to streamline access to critical and actionable resources from 2-1-1 Virginia, CommonHelp, and a myriad of other state and federal agencies.

The Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) is working closely with the Northam administration, the COVID-19 Taskforce, as well as local partners and stakeholders to respond to COVID-19.

How can we help you?

COVID-19 Related Program Resources


Latest Updates

Child Care Phase III Guidelines and Info for Child Care

Child Care Phase III FAQ

Child Care Resource Guide

P-EBT Benefits Will Continue Through 2020-2021 School Year

Regulatory Waivers for Foster and Adoptive Homes During State of Emergency

Latest VDSS Press Releases

Visit or download COVID-19 Virginia Resources

Have a general question?

Please email or dial 211

From the Governor's Office

Governor's News Room

To view more press conferences from Governor Northam, please visit the Governor of Virginia Facebook page.