Emergency Assistance will not resume until further notice.  Please contact United Way for immediate assistance. Check back on our website for updates on this program.  Thank you.

Emergency Assistance

Families in crisis receive onetime assistance for utilities, rent, medicine, food or other emergencies.


  • Must live in the City of Williamsburg or JCC

  • Must have minor children in the home

  • You can't apply more than once every 12 months

  • Must income qualify

United Way (757) 229-2222


Applications are accepted on Mondays and Thursdays at the WJCC Community Action Agency.  Applications must be submitted annually and will not be carried over to the next calendar year.

Contact Us: caa@wjccactionagency.org