Assistance & Resources
The local church exists to meet the needs of its community. Whether you attend LifehouseNN, or have never heard of us, we’d like to be a resource to you during these unprecedented times. Here are some ways we believe we can help. We will update this page often with new resources.
COVID-19 Financial Assistance Request
If you've been financially affected by COVID-19 and need assistance, please fill out the COVID-19 Financial Assistance request form.
CARES ACT 2020 Summary
Cares is a bill that provides relief to the economic impacts of COVID-19 by providing:
- Recovery Rebates
- Unemployment Compensation Expansion
- Changes to Retirement Plans
- Small Business Incentives to Keep Employees Working
The Families First Coronavirus Response Act
The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act) requires certain employers to provide their employees with paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19.
Infant Formula - If a parent needs formula, call the back of the can and they will send you a case during this time.
Hampton City Schools - During the duration of the school closure, free meals will be available Monday - Friday between 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for anyone 18 years of age and younger.
Aberdeen Elementary School - 1424 Aberdeen Road
Cary Elementary School - 2009 Andrews Boulevard
Langley Elementary School - 16 Rockwell Road
Moton Early Childhood Center - 339 Old Buckroe Road
Hampton High School - 1491 West Queen Street
Syms Middle School - 170 Fox Hill Road
Tarrant Middle School - 1435 Todds Lane
*Special meal accommodations will be provided based on a medical note on file for the 2019-2020 school year. If a special meal is required, please call 757-727-2350.
FREE - Andrea’s Pizza - Parents can call (757) 827.8600 between 11a-7p and inform how many kids you are feeding for a FREE personal pizza. Parents can comment on Facebook as well.
114-C, W Mercury Blvd, Hampton, VA 23666
FREE - Fertitta’s Hot Dogs - hot breakfast and cold bagged lunches
57 W Mercury, Hampton Va 23669
FREE - Mango Mangeaux - lunches for K-12 students
33 E Mellen St. Hampton, VA 23663
FREE - The HELP Day Center - bagged lunches and HOT meals,
1320 LaSalle Ave Hampton, VA 23669
Click HERE for emergency food request
Ivy Baptist Church partnership feeding program with Newport News Public Schools starts 3.24.20
Ivy Baptist Church
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
2150 Cunningham Drive Hampton, VA 23666
Delivers groceries (1 per adult) to residents in Hampton
Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10 am-2 pm
A FREE hot meal every Sunday from 2 pm- 4 pm
The Foodbank of the Virginia Peninsula
2401 Aluminum Avenue Hampton, VA 23661
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am - 4:30 pm
Due to the increase in need of food assistance during this time of emergency, The Foodbank of the Virginia Peninsula will distribute food at the following locations:
April 1 – 9:30 am to 11:30 am
12465 Warwick Blvd.
Newport News 23602
April 3 – 10am to Noon
4111 Victoria Blvd.
For social distancing purposes and for the safety of you, our staff and volunteers, this will be a drive through distribution so you must stay in your car. No walk-ups allowed. Have your trunk cleaned out for volunteers to place the food in directly.
The Salvation Army Peninsula
1033 Big Bethel Rd. Hampton, VA 23666
Pantry Hours: Monday-Friday 1 pm - 3 pm
*Must have a referral from the Unite Way (757) 594.4636
13195 Warwick Boulevard
Newport News, VA 23602
Pantry Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 1 pm - 3 pm Tuesday 10:30 am - 2 pm, 4th Wednesday 5 pm -7 pm
*referral from United WAY required
Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry Poquoson
796 Poquoson Avenue, Poquoson, VA 23662
Perishable food distribution Hours: Monday-Friday starting at 11 am
543A East Little Creek Road, Norfolk, VA 23505
Food distribution hours: EVERY 4th Sunday 3 pm - 5 pm
Food distribution dates: 3 pm - 5 pm / first come first serve: April 23rd, May 28th, June 25th, July 23rd, August 27th, September 24th
Grace and Hope Mission Inc.
2800 Lafayette Blvd.
Norfolk, VA 23509
*must call for food pantry information
The Grace and Hope Mission, Inc. Foodbank is suspending Friday USDA Distributions until further notice, and we are not accepting visitors to the Foodbank at this time.
The Grace and Hope Mission, Inc. Foodbank will distribute food at these YMCA locations on Tuesdays from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm and Fridays from 9 am to 11 am:
Suffolk Family YMCA
2769 Godwin Blvd., Suffolk, VA 23434
James L. Camp Jr. Family YMCA
300 Crescent Drive, Franklin, VA 23851
The Y on Granby
2901 Granby Street, Norfolk, VA 23504
Greenbrier Family YMCA
1033 Greenbrier Pkwy., Chesapeake, VA 23320
Visit our Partner Agency Directory to search for food resources by zip code. Please check websites and call ahead for updates about individual distributions.