Payment Assistance Resources
Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP)
Need help with your water bill? The Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) helps low-income households with a delinquent balance pay their City Services bill. Customers may also submit an additional application for assistance with their HRSD bill. For more information and eligibility requirements, call 1-888-373-9908 or visit www.virginialihwap.com.
Water Assistance Program
The Water Assistance Program is provided by Virginia Beach Public Utilities to qualifying residents. Eligible residents can receive program assistance at a maximum of $350.00 once per fiscal year for a City Services Bill; and $300.00 for a plumbing repair. Please review the program eligibility requirements before applying. The application form and acknowledgement form are available online. Applications are accepted at the Virginia Beach Department of Human Services, 3432 Virginia Beach Blvd. For more information, call the number provided.
H2O (Help To Others)
The H2O (Help To Others) program, administered by The Salvation Army, offers financial assistance to residents needing help with their City Services or HRSD bill. Residents must be able to demonstrate that a personal or family crisis has inhibited ability to pay utility bills. Eligible residents can receive program assistance one time in any twelve-month period in the amount of $500.00 or the balance due, whichever is less. For more information, call the number provided.
Church of the Ascension
(757) 495-1886 Ext. 414
Church of the Holy Family
Holy Spirit Catholic Church
(757) 468-3600 Ext. 111
Human Warmth and Care
Mission United (Assists Military Only)
St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church
(757) 497-8330 Ext. 303
Star of the Sea Catholic Church
(757) 428-3492 or (757) 428-1244
The Stop Organization
The Potter's House
United Way (Assists Veterans Only)
(757) 853-8500 Ext. 100