Human Services


Williamsburg Human Services provides a broad array of human service programs for city residents who have financial, social, educational, health, and emotional needs. The department serves on the front line of intervention, assessment, service provision, and/or referral to appropriate agencies and organizations in the Williamsburg area.


A strong community is not only concerned about bricks and mortar, but also about the quality of life that is created by and for all of its members.


Services listed on this website are either sponsored by the Virginia Department of Social Services and/or local initiatives. The Services are divided into three categories of programs:

Equal Opportunity

All programs and services are provided without regard to race, color, national origin, disability, sex, age, political beliefs, or religion.

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