Disability Services

The City of Falls Church is committed to the letter and spirit of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). For more information, contact ADA Compliance Officer Cindy Mester at 703-248-5042 (TTY 711) or via email.

Staff are available to help residents with disabilities identify and access resources that best meet their needs. These resources include housing, transportation, employment, and more.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) sign

Fairfax Area Disability Services Board

The City of Falls Church is a member of the Fairfax Area Disability Services Board (DSB), which identifies and addresses the needs of persons with physical and sensory disabilities in the community. The DSB provides information on accessible rental units, transportation, and disability resources.

Services and Resources
For more information, call 703-324-5421 (TTY 703-449-1186) 

Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board

Community Services Board (CSB) provides local services for people with mental illness, substance abuse disorders, intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Information of the various programs and services CSB website.

Relief Programs for the Elderly and Disabled Residents

The City of Falls Church provides Real Estate Tax Relief, Personal Property/Auto Decal Relief and Rent Relief to City residents who are either 65 or older, or permanently and totally disabled, and meet the income and asset eligibility requirements.  Applications are available beginning in mid-February of each year with a deadline date of April 15th.

Eligibility requirements:
    -  Applicants must be residents of the City of Falls Church as of December 31st 
    -  Applicants must be 65 year of age, or permanently and totally disabled
    -  For Rent Relief you cannot be receiving a rent subsidy
    -  Income and asset requirements vary from program to program

Current eligibility requirements and applications