City of Falls Church residents may apply for heating assistance through the Crisis Assistance program which helps households in emergency situation by providing primary heat security deposits and funding the repair or replacement of heating equipment. It can also be used to pay for utilities that are in danger of being disconnected. Applications are accepted through March 15. Apply online or find out how to apply by mail or phone. Emergency assistance may also be available by calling Housing and Human Services at 703-248-5005 (TTY 711).