Local Resources & Info - Public school, Homeschool, Healthcare, Food

Covering Spotsylvania, Fredericksburg and Stafford

By Jenny Sites July 29, 2020

Public Schools:

Spotsylvania County Public Schools 

1st Day of school is August 17th.

Kindergarten and new student enrollment

FREE Food Services Program

Fredericksburg City Public Schools

1st Day of School is August 17th

Kindergarten and new student registration

Stafford County Public Schools

1st Day of School is August 31st.

Kindergarten and new student registration

FREE Food Services Program

Virtual Learning Technology Tips & Tricks (re: Google Meet)


🩺 Public School Physical Form


Article: The Path to Homeschooling in VA. 

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Rappahannock Area Heath District:


Health Departments:

Caroline: 804-633-5465
Fredericksburg: 540-899-4142
King George: 540-775-3111
Spotsylvania: 540-507-7400
Stafford: 540-659-3101

  • For those without insurance, RAHD is offering back to school immunization clinics at all 5 of our health departments.

Moss Free Clinic - Have you recently lost your health insurance? Do you know someone who has?  The Lloyd F. Moss Free Clinic provides free care to adult uninsured residents of Fredericksburg as well as Caroline, King George, Stafford and Spotsylvania counties.  Wondering if you qualify?  Get started with our online application: 

Food Banks

Other Local Resources:

  • Domestic Violence: 
  • Empower House - Covering Stafford, Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, King George and Caroline.
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1−800−799−7233  or text LOVEIS to 2255;

  • Mental Health: RSCSB - For a mental health crisis, call 540-6876 (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.

Tax Free Weekend: August 7th - 9th 

What items are eligible?