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COVID-19: Updates, closings, Food Bank Info, Groceries, To-Go and more

Spotsylvania, Stafford and Fredericksburg, VA

By Jenny Sites March 18, 2020

All of the local information together in one place 

to keep you in the know while combating COVID-19 


Update: Phase 3

REQUIREMENT TO WEAR FACE COVERING WHILE INSIDE BUILDINGS REMAINS.

(Note: Macaroni Kid Fredericksburg is not choosing sides on this issue, but simply passing along the information)




Click HERE for a list of local closings & cancellations

(thank you to Fredericksburg.com for making this source free to everyone during this time)


Click HERE for a list of Restaurants who are providing 

Carry Out and/or Delivery.





United Way - Call 211 or 540-358-5801



Child Care for health care workers - Rappahannock Area YMCA. Details here.



Unemployment information or call 866-832-2363 M-F 8:15 am to 4:30 pm.



Help for businesses: Stafford Department of Economic Development and Tourism ; the Bay Consortium Workforce Board and the VA Dept of Agriculture and Consumer Services





FEEDING YOUR FAMILY


School Systems are offering grab & Go lunches:
- Caroline Co:
- King George
- Fredericksburg
- Spotsylvania 
- Stafford




Food Pantries: 
Fredericksburg / SpotsylvaniaStafford

The Fred. Regional Food Bank has a 2x week drive through distribution. Tuesday for seniors 60+ and Thursday for families/individuals. from 11am to 3pm both days at 3631 Lee Hill Dr.
Salvation Army Food Pantry is open weekdays 8:30 am to 4:30 PM at 2012 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg.









DOMESTIC VIOLENCE : 

Empower House - assisting Stafford, Fredericksburg, Spotsy, King George and Caroline.



National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1−800−799−7233  or text LOVEIS to 22552



https://www.thehotline.org/




MENTAL HEALTH

RACSB

For a mental health crisis, call 540-373-6876, 24 hours a day
 
For Outpatient Telemedicine services: Caroline, 804/633-9997; Fredericksburg, 540/373-3223; King George, 540/775-9879; Spotsylvania, 540/582-3980; Stafford, 540/659-2725.






LOCAL SCHOOL WEBSITES


Spotsylvania County School website  
(note: Spotsy County is accepting food donations at ANY SCPS for the Feed the Brain food drive if you'd like to donate)


Fredericksburg City Schools website



Stafford County School Website










Recipes using items you have in the pantry
Enter the items you have and it will help you decide what you can make.



Grocery store hours


CDC COVID-19 Information Page


Looking for some At Home Family Fun? Click Here!