Social Services

 Family Services Building Contact Social Services
Social Services Director - Ron King
9324 West Street
Manassas, VA 20110
Eligibility Fax: 703-361-6933
Services Fax: 703-361-9506
Admin & Housing Fax: 571-921-8806
Department of Social Services Advisory Board
Hours of Operation
Lobby - Monday, Tue, Thur. & Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Office - Monday, Tue. Thur. & Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesdays- Lobby & Office open at 10:15 a.m. 

Children and Family Common Help Housing Community Resources

The City of Manassas Department of Social Services strives to provide opportunities which promote the stability, self-sufficiency and well being of its residents by:   
  • Assisting with basic needs
  • Protecting children
  • Providing information and referrals to community resources

Public Assistance Programs
  • You may apply on-line from any location that has internet access. Most programs will require an interview.
  • Screening is done daily for emergency food stamp cases
For additional information on how to obtain an application contact 703-361-8277 ext 0 

New Magi Adults (Medicaid Expansion) 

Beginning Novemb

er 1, 2018

  •  The local department is one of five application paths:  Additional application paths include:
    CoverVA Call Center (1-855-242-8282);

VDSS Enterprise Call Center (1-855-635-4370);

The Marketplace (; and

CommonHelp (

  • Coverage begin date is January 1 and in general is for:

Adults age 19-64, not Medicare eligible;

Income from 0% to 138% FPL

  • Governors Access Plan (GAP) and Planned First (PF) individuals (less than 138%) will be automatically enrolled (letters have already been mailed to GAP, letters will be mailed to PF to inform them of coverage)
  • SNAP and Parents of Children will be contacted to inform them that they may now be eligible for health coverage.  They must either:
Complete and return form mailed them;
Call CoverVA Call Center to complete process;
Complete process via CommonHelp.
  • For additional information including questions about coverage, go to or call 1-855-242-8282.  Individuals who are deaf or hearing impaired can call 1-888-221-1590.

*Holiday Assistance*

The Operation Turkey and Untrim-A-Tree program registrations are now closed.