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Answering Crisis Calls This Holiday Season

The holidays can be extremely tough for those who have lost loved ones, are struggling to pay bills, or dealing with other stressors in their lives.  Our Helpline Program allows us to come alongside our neighbors as they work through deep mental and emotional pain.  It is run by a dedicated staff of seven and volunteer team of fourteen.  Our trained Crisis Listeners are available 24/7 and receive nearly 2,000 calls per month - 39% of which are suicide related.   Encompassing four different resources...

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Everyone deserves to have a roof over their heads.  ACTS is here to help those who don't. Whether you need a safe place to stay for the night or even a few weeks, ACTS Beverly Warren Family Shelter is open.


Emergency Assistance

We all can fall on hard times.  ACTS Emergency Assistance is here to help with utility bills, and other basic needs where we can. Book Online to make a financial assistance appointment,


Food Assistance

Clients are eligible to obtain food assistance through the ACTS Hunger Prevention Center once per month. Food is distributed on a walk-in basis. No appointment needed.


Sexual Assault

We can be with you from the hospital to the court room and beyond, providing you with the support you need to heal. ACTS upholds the principle that sexual assault is a social rather than a personal problem.


Domestic Violence

Whether you are in need of immediate safety, assistance with a protective order, accompaniment to court, or need help moving forward, ACTS Domestic Violence Specialists can help.


Suicide Related Support

Have you been struggling with thoughts of suicide, or have you lost a loved one to suicide? Our Suicide Related support services are available.


ACTS - Caring for our neighbors' most basic needs

actspwc donationsHunger, homelessness, domestic violence, and sexual assault are not pretty. They make people uncomfortable and often exist in silence. Your donation demonstrates your understanding that these conditions are real and affect our neighbors - whether we see it or not.

As these needs are ever present, we hope you will consider joining ACTS with a recurring donation, but please know that every donation helps. Thank you for your gift.

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We could not do it without our volunteers

Volunteers are very special people who offer their time and talents to be of service to others. ACTS volunteers play a key role in helping us follow our mission:

ACTS offers many varied volunteer positions to individuals and groups for each of our programs. Your interests and experience may determine the area in which you wish to serve. Training is provided to all new volunteers.

Over 2,450 volunteers gave ACTS 31,845 hours of time and talent at a value of $780,000! As a result, we were able to help over 90,000 of our neighbors in need.

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What's New


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Working to End Domestic Violence in Prince William County

Working to End Domestic Violence in Prin…

Step out with ACTS Domestic Violence Services (Turning Points) by join…

Operation Turkey '18 Underway!

Operation Turkey '18 Underway!

Now that ACTS' Hunger Prevention Center is officially open, Thanksgivi…

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The ACTS Thrift Store

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3661 Canal Road Dumfries, VA 22026
Tel 703-221-3298 To Schedule Pick Up

Retail Hours:

Monday – Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (Donations accepted until 5:00pm)
Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Donations accepted until 4:00pm)
Sunday 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (Donations accepted until 4:00pm)


At a Glance

Only regional thrift store where all proceeds support local services

One of only two non-profit thrift stores in the region

Vouchers available in the event of natural disasters

Accepts clothes, household items, and furniture

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Mailing Address
P.O. Box 74 Dumfries
VA 22026, US

Main Location
3900 ACTS Lane, Dumfries
VA 22026, US


tel. 703-441-8606
fax: 703-221-0662

Helpline (703) 368 4141

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