How can the Isle of Wight Christian Outreach help YOU?

          We are here to help you! We are the Isle of Wight Christian Outreach Program (C.O.P.) and are a gathering of local churches, individuals and businesses working together to serve various community needs. C.O.P. is an all-volunteer non-profit group that provides free food, furniture, diapers, emergency assistance, dental assistance, and more to those in need living in Isle of Wight County. Our Mission Statement is: β€œTo help the poor, needy, and sick of Isle of Wight County. Since 1991, the 100% volunteer organization has dedicated itself to an ever-increasing level of service to those who need us most.” Meeting these needs is accomplished by generous donations, yearly fundraising events and grants.
We provide: Food, Diapers, Children’s Books (Food for Thought Literacy Program), Emergency Assistance, Dental Assistance, Furniture, Home Repair, Linens, and Housewares.
Food Assistance: clients can pick up one allotment of food per household per month from our facility
Available Foods Include: Non-Perishable items such as soups, canned meat, spaghetti, macaroni and cheese, spaghetti sauce, peanut butter and jelly, cereal, canned fruits and vegetables, ravioli, etc. and Perishable items such as fresh fruits and vegetables, dairy and meat.
Contact us at or 757-356-9267 for assistance.


Furniture Assistance: Clients can request items such as sofas, chairs, kitchen/dining tables and chairs, mattresses, end tables, dressers, washers/dryers, electric stoves, refrigerators, and other essential items. When we receive a donation we will call the client. Please note that we do not take the following so will never have these items: king sized mattresses, t.v.’s, entertainment centers, large computer monitors, hospital beds, or gas appliances.
Contact us at or 757-356-9267 for assistance.


Diaper Assistance takes place on Mondays from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. We distribute both baby diapers/pullups and adult pullups, plus wipes, cribs, and miscellaneous baby items.
If you have a need, just ask and if we have it it’s yours!
Please contact us at 757-356-9267 for assistance. 
Dental Assistance provides funding for emergency dentistry.
Please contact us a or 757-356-9267 for assistance.
Food for Thought (books) – Our volunteers are on hand every Monday, Wednesday and Friday distributing books to clients for all ages, children through adult
Home Repair – Please call IOW Social Services at 757-365-0880 to fill out a service application. They will reach out to us with details of the job and we will send out a team to do the job if it’s within our abilities
Housewares/Linens – We have everything from sheets, towels, blankets, comforters, dishes, glasses, utensils, small appliances, casserole dishes, pots/pans, and other miscellaneous items. Ask, and if we have it, it’s yours!
Emergency Assistance provides help for utility bills, rent and other emergent situations.
Please contact us at or 757-356-9267 for assistance.
For general information please contact or 757-356-9267.

Hours, Location, & Contact

Open Monday,  11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday, & Friday 11:00 AM – 3 PM
*Diapers are distributed on Mondays from 11:00 AM-2:00 PM or 757-356-9267
Physical Address:
402 Grace Street, Smithfield, VA 23431
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 253
Smithfield, VA 23430
Isle of Wight Christian Outreach Volunteers