Community Services


Williamsburg-James City County Community Action Agency

Community Services Programs

(757) 229-9332


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Feed the Need

A Christmas Food Program to help families in need this holiday season.  Residents of Williamsburg, James City County and Upper York County can apply to receive a holiday food bag.  For more information, please contact us at 757-229-9332 or aholman@wjccactionagency.org.  If you are interested in volunteering, please sign up today.

Christmas Food Program - Register FILL THE BUS2FEED THE NEED

Help Support W-JCC Community Action Agency’s programs and services:

www.give2caa.org 


Information and Referral

WJCC CAA has an extensive information and referral service working with a variety of service providers. It is impossible for WJCC CAA to provide services for every need a family may have yet through our extensive partnerships we can assist clients with gathering the necessary information needed and refer them to those who can meet their particular need.


Community Development Organization

A program that works in partnership with developing communities, where there are a large number of low-income residents living. The mission of the program is to help residents and the community to organize a civic association to assist with promoting advocacy, community development, leadership, and create a safe and healthy living environment, so that all residents may have access to a quality life.


Emergency Services

Eligible applicants receive onetime assistance for utilities, rent, medicine, food or other emergencies.  Applications are accepted on Mondays and Thursdays at the WJCC Community Action Agency.  Applications must be submitted annually and will not be carried over tot he next calendar year.

Printable Application:  Emergency Assistance Application


EITC/Tax Preparation Program

A component of the financial literacy and Smart Money Management training offered to clients. Eligible clients receive free tax preparation. The Earned Income Tax Credit is promoted.


Neighborhood Basketball League

Registration is now being accepted for the Youth Neighborhood Basketball League (NBL).  Register in person at the WJCC Community Action Agency, 312 Waller Mill Road, Suite 405, Williamsburg, VA 23185.  Please call (757) 229-9332 for more information.  Plan to register in January 2018.


Legal Outreach

The Legal Outreach Program provides pro bono or discounted legal services to those in need. Community partners include the Williamsburg Bar Association and the College of William & Mary Law School. Transportation and on-site childcare is provided.