Government Shutdown

Resources for Families Impacted by the Government Shutdown

  • The Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC): provides free weekly groceries to all Arlington residents in need, including those affected by the federal shutdown. AFAC has no income limits and is available to families and individuals who need short-term or long-term food assistance.
  • Washington Gas: flexible payment arrangements for government employees directly impacted by the shutdown: 1-844-WASHGAS (844-927-4427).