Community & Family Resources

Below are some community resources that are available to the Long Branch community. Please let me know if you have any questions or need additional information.

Arlington Families

Arlington Families is a site that links parents and caregivers to valuable online resources about what’s happening for families in Arlington, Virginia. Find a playground, meet other parents in a workshop, learn about school options, discover something fun to do over the weekend or get connected to practical parenting ideas! Arlington Families brings you all this and more!

Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC)

We are a community-based non-profit that provides supplemental groceries to our Arlington neighbors in need.

Arlington County Department of Human Services

Provides services that preserve and strengthen families and ensure the health, safety, and well-being of Arlington’s children.

How young is too young to be home alone?

These guidelines represent the minimal acceptable standards for the supervision of children. They have been developed by professionals in collaboration with the community. Remember, these are only guidelines. There may be situations when it is not safe to leave a child unsupervised.

National Alliance for Mental Illness

Information about mental health conditions, medication and the latest research.  Learn about public policies, where to find support, and how to take action.

The National Parenting Center

Brief articles and chat groups based on parental concerns. Consumer advice regarding products for the parent/child consumer.