HELP FOR THOSE IN NEED DURING THIS WORLDWIDE PANDEMIC 

SCC Utility Updated information for COVID-19

Pandemic utility bill assistance for local city water bills

Download this Payment Agreement form to print to arrange for monthly payback of backwater bill payments

It will be very important to contact the City of Emporia Water Department to make sure your able to verify how much of a deposit you will need to make to return water service. 

Department of Social Services - Greensville County 

Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT) is a temporary food benefit available in Virginia to families with children who would have received free or reduced-price meals if schools were open. The program is authorized through the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Service. The Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) and the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) are working together to operate the program. (Click the link below for more information)

Even Tenants have Protections in the State of Virginia

Rent & Morgage Relief for those effected by COVID-19

If you are struggling to pay the rent or mortgage on your home during the pandemic, you may have an option.

The Improvement Association is handling the Virginia and Mortgage Relief Program (RMRP) in Emporia-Greensville. The mission of the program is to provide support and ensure housing stability during the coronavirus pandemic.

You are not alone in this fight you might qualify for assistance. Never say never

CommonHelp is a quick and easy resource for people who live in Virginia to check the status of their benefits, report changes to their status, and find out if they may be eligible to receive the following:
 

  • Low or no-cost health care

  • Help with buying prescription drugs 

  • Help with paying for child care

  • Home energy assistance 

  • Help with buying food
    i.e. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)/food stamps

  • Temporary cash assistance for families with minor children
    i.e. Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)