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Monthly archive for January 2016

Alexandria Gazette Packet – Jan. 28, 2016 – “Maintaining Memory”

Senior Services of Alexandria

This week’s Alexandria Gazette Packet features an article by SSA’s Exec. Dir. Mary Lee Anderson about the upcoming Feb. 10th Speaker Series on “Maintaining Memory and Coping with its Loss.”  This workshop will be an interactive morning featuring local experts from Inova Alexandria Hospital, Arden Courts and […]

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Mary Lee Anderson, Executive Director, Featured on Comcast Newsmakers


Hear Mary Lee Anderson, SSA’s Executive Director, give tips to maintaining memory and coping with its loss by clicking here. To hear much more about this topic, join us at our interactive February Speaker Series! The event occurs on Wednesday, February 10 from 9:30 to noon at Beatley […]

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SSA’s Meals on Wheels Program Makes National News!


Due to the incoming snowstorm, Meals on Wheels organized for volunteers to deliver both Friday’s and Saturday’s meals to all clients Friday morning. NBC4 came to support and document our snow contingency plan. To view NBC4’s segment, click here. To see photos from the event, click here.

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Alexandria Gazette Packet, Jan 21, 2016 Features SSA Gala Honorees

Senior Services of Alexandria

The Alexandria Gazette Packet features an article of our 2016 Generation-to-Generation Gala Honorees! Please click here and scroll to Page 10 to hear more about the Porterfields, Goodharts, and Art Sauer! For more information, contact Mary Lee Anderson, Executive Director Email – Phone – (703) 836-4414.

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Maintaining Memory and Coping with its Loss

Senior Services of Alexandria

MAINTAINING MEMORY AND  COPING WITH ITS LOSS Wednesday, February 10th Beatley Central Library Thanks to everyone to attended the speaker series on “Maintaining Memory and Coping with its Loss.”  Attached is the presentation from Julie O’Brien from Inova Hospital’s Neuroscience Institute as well as contact information from the […]

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Workforce Development January Calendar of Events


The City of Alexandria’s Workforce Development Center has posted its January 2016 calendar for those seeking employment and updating their computer and other skills.  To view the calendar click on Calendar Flyer Career Readiness Workshops for January 2016 Final.  For more information go to

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Caregiver Support Group – Second Thursday of Every Month

Senior and Young Women Holding Hands

Griswold Home Care hosts a monthly Caregiver Support Group at Immanuel Church on the Hill, 3606 Seminary Road, Alexandria, the second Thursday of every month at 6:30 pm.  It is for anyone who is caring for a loved one, near or far.  Family caregiving a great responsibility and sharing […]

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