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Community Resources

  • 2-1-1 Virginia Department of Social Services Free information on available health and human servicesa_caring_1
  • Adult Day Care Search Department of Social Services Search for a licensed adult day care facility in your area
  • Department of Social Services  VDSS’ programs are designed to help Virginia’s most vulnerable citizens find permanent solutions to life’s many challenges. The Department is responsible for administering a variety of programs, including Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Medicaid, Adoption, Child Care Assistance, Refugee Resettlement Services, and Child and Adult Protective Services. 
  • Free Clinic of Central Virginia Our mission is to provide primary medical, nursing, dental, pharmaceutical, and educational services to those in Central Virginia who do not have the resources to obtain this basic care.
  • Bedford County Community Resource Directory 
  • IIMCR, Inc. as a non-profit free medical clinic is committed to providing coordinated and integrated multidisciplinary evaluation and treatment directed toward an effort to reduce disability and improve the quality of life for individuals that cannot afford health care coverage or are uninsured.
  • Charitable Organization Search Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Search status and financial information on organizations soliciting in Virginia
  • Child Day Care Search Department of Social Services Search for licensed and regulated unlicensed child care facilities
  • CommonHelp Department of Social Services Check eligibility for social services; apply for and get help centrally
  • Health Professionals Public Information Database Department of Health Professions Search and access the name and address of health care licensees
  • Interpreter Programs, Directory of Qualified Interpreters Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services Contact information for Code of Virginia-qualified interpreters
  • Senior Alert Virginia State Police Virginia’s statewide alert system for missing senior citizens
  • Senior Navigator Aging and Rehabilitative Services Department for One-Stop source for programs and services for Virginia seniors and caregivers
  • Virginia Easy Access Aging and Rehabilitative Services Department for Services and support for seniors and adults with disabilities
  • Vital Records Department of Health Request certified copies of birth, marriage, and divorce certificates