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

    • Monday-Friday, 7a-1p 

    • (757) 723.9939


  • FREE - Mango Mangeaux - lunches for K-12 students 

    • 33 E Mellen St. Hampton, VA 23663

    • Monday-Friday, 12p-2pm

    • (757) 224.9189


  • 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

           Monday--Friday 11:30am-1pm 

           Ivy Baptist Church

           50 Maple Ave

           Newport News, VA 23607


Immaculate Conception Catholic Church

(757) 826.0393

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 pm4 pm


The Foodbank of the Virginia Peninsula

(757) 596.7188

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

Todds Stadium

12465 Warwick Blvd.

Newport News 23602


April 3 – 10am to Noon

Darling Stadium

4111 Victoria Blvd.

Hampton 23669


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

(757) 838.4875

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


THRIVE Peninsula

(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

(757) 868.3435

796 Poquoson Avenue, Poquoson, VA 23662

Perishable food distribution Hours: Monday-Friday starting at 11 am


Village Family

(757) 656.9577

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.

(757) 855.7175

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.


Five Loaves Food Pantry



If you've got time and resources to help those in need in our community, join the Care for the Community Life Group who will be looking for ways to serve and make a difference during this difficult season.