The Arlington Food Assistance Center's offices, warehouse, and Nelson food distribution center are located at 2708 S. Nelson St, Arlington 22206.
Food Distribution Hours at AFAC Nelson:
Tues & Thurs 7pm-8pm
Main Office Hours:
Food Drop Off Hours at AFAC's Warehouse:
Non-Perishable Drop Off Locations in Arlington:
Arlington Public Libraries: Central, Cherrydale, Shirlington & Westover Branches
hours and locations vary
Kinder Haus Toys
1220 N. Fillmore St
Simplicity Urgent Care
3263 Columbia Pike
Produce Drop Off Locations and Hours:
2708 S. Nelson St
Rock Spring U.C.C.
5010 Little Falls Rd, Arlington, VA
Sun 9am-1pm (Mid-June through October)
Arlington Farmer's Market at Courthouse
N. Courthouse Rd and N. 14th St
Sat 8am-12pm (Mid-June through October)
In Case of Inclement Weather
In case of bad weather, AFAC will be closed for daytime distribution when the Arlington Public Schools are closed due to bad weather. If the Arlington Public Schools open two hours late, AFAC will open on time. Evening distribution will be determined by 1:00 pm. The distribution at Gunston will be canceled if Arlington Public Schools are closed that day. Saturday clients should call ahead.
All closings will be posted online. If you are unsure, please call 703-845-8486 to see if AFAC is open for distribution.