Student Financial Resource Center
Welcome to the Student Financial Resource Center (SFRC). The Financial Resource Center offers a wide range of tools to help students access community and college resources, public assistance programs, and other forms of financial support.
- Financial Workshops
- Book Voucher
- Emergency Funding
- Budgeting assistance
- Childcare funding and provider options
- Transportation resources
- Assistance with Submitting applications for state and federal benefits (SNAP, Medicaid)
- Referrals to community resources (ex. United Way, SARA)
- Counseling referrals
- Healthcare options
- Case Management services
- Funding options for college related expenses
Additional available services:
- Food Pantry/Snack Pantry
- Clothing Closet
- Information on Kathy Hudson Emergency Grant Fund (no longer taking applications)
- Community Resource Guide
Need assistance? Click link and complete intake form.
Coming soon! A list of Fall 2020 Financial Workshops.
Panther Food Pantry : Provides nutritious food options twice a month to PVCC students. For more information and to access these services please click the link.
Panther Snack Pantry: We have suspended these services due to the current pandemic.
Panther Clothing Closet : The clothing closet provides no-cost clothing and shoes for PVCC students.
Low-cost/free healthcare options
Financial Assistance offered at University of Virginia Hospital and Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital
2-1-1 Virginia Food, Housing, Mental Health Services, etc.
Virginia 211 is a resource for all residents of Virginia that provides information on basic needs: food, housing, mental health services, and more. Individuals who are seeking these services may obtain access to these services three ways:
- Look online at https://www.211virginia.org. You can search for resources based on your where you live.
- Call 2-1-1 hotline, where you can obtain information 24 hours a day.
- Contact the Student Financial Resource Center for additional support
- 434.961.6538 or email@example.com
New Health Coverage For Adults
If you applied for Medicaid in the past and were denied, you may now be eligible. Applications will be accepted starting November 1, 2019 For more information about the new coverage, including answers to frequently asked questions, visit Cover Virginia .
To apply for state benefits go to Common Help.
- PVCC Campus and Community Guide
- United Way Guide to Community Self-Sufficiency
- Community Resource Guide for Richmond VA
- Community Resource Guide for Lynchburg VA
*if you have questions about information on the resource guides, please visit or contact the SFRC.*
Community Partners and Supporters
Virginia Department of Social Services
Brooks Family YMCA
UVA Credit Union
Anthem Healthkeepers Plus
Blue Ridge Area Food Bank
Loaves and Fish
Nelson Food Bank
Department of Aging and Rehabilitative Services
Virginia Credit Union