ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - The state is rolling out a program to provide Virginians with hands-on access to various social services.
Called CommonHelp, the program being introduced Wednesday will provide online access to residents who want to know if they are eligible for energy and medical assistance, child care services and nutrition programs. It will also give Virginians the ability to update or renew their public assistance benefits online.
MORE INFORMATION: Visit the CommonHelp website
The new program will be explained at a news conference in Alexandria by the state's secretary of health and human resources, the commissioner of social services and other officials.