Virginia Arlington Arlington Food Assistance Center

Arlington Food Assistance Center

2708 S. Nelson Street
Arlington, VA - 22206
(703) 845-8486


About Arlington Food Assistance Center

Open for food distribution between 10:00 AM and noon, Monday through Friday, with additional hours from 7:00 to 8:00 PM on Thursday and from 9:00 to 11:00 AM on Saturday.

Must be a resident of Arlington county and provide proof of current address.

Requires a referral from a social service agency, church or school to receive food on an on-going basis.

Without a referral AFAC can provide food only once.


  • Monday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Tuesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Friday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Saturday closed
  • Sunday closed


Anonymous - Mar 24, 2020

I wanted to know if I can come an get some free food for me an my family

Anonymous - Apr 8, 2020

Hello! I would like to clarify one question. Could I get free food for my family if my children are eligible for free school meals? Do I need to make an appointment in advance? Thanks

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