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AFAC grocery services are available to residents of Arlington County every week of the year! During the holiday season, registered AFAC clients receive a holiday hen in addition to the usual groceries.

All AFAC services require a referral and proof of residential address in Arlington.

If you are struggling with food insecurity and would benefit from free weekly grocery services, visit the Arlington County Department of Human Services (Sequoia 1) at 2100 Washington Blvd, 1st floor, to receive an online AFAC referral and access to other support services.

To view AFAC's weekly grocery menu, click here.
To learn how to get a referral to AFAC, click here.

Thanksgiving

In addition to the usual groceries, AFAC provides one whole Turkey to each pre-registered Arlington family the week before Thanksgiving: November 2020.

Turkeys are 10 pounds and are distributed frozen.

Learn how to defrost and prepare a turkey.

*Thanksgiving turkeys are not available for walk-ins without a referral.

Christmas

In addition to the usual groceries, AFAC provides one whole Chicken Roaster to each pre-registered Arlington family the week before Christmas: December 2020.

Chicken Roasters are between 5 - 8 pounds and are distributed frozen.

Learn how to defrost and prepare a Chicken Roaster.

*Christmas chickens are not available for walk-ins without a referral.

A woman in a fuchsia shirt is rearranging frozen turkeys in a cardboard box. Another woman in a black jacket is holding 1 frozen turkey.