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Monthly archive for November 2016

SSA and Beyer Subaru of Alexandria Kick off the 2016 Share the Love Campaign


                  Senior Services is participating in this year’s “2016 Share the Love Campaign” with Beyer Subaru of Alexandria as a member of Meals on Wheels America.  Beyer Subaru has also named SSA as its “Hometown Charity” again this year.  […]

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“Shining Stars” – Alexandria Gazette – November 17, 2016

This year's SSA Volunteers of the year with Executive Director Mary Lee Anderson, Mayor Allison Silberberg, and SSA Board Chair Lynnwood Campbell.

                  This week’s Alexandria Gazette featured SSA’s Annual Volunteer Luncheon’s “Shining Stars” honored at its annual volunteer luncheon.  Volunteers of the Year include for Meals on Wheels-Patrick and Bobbie O’Brien; Friendly Visitor – Alexandra Johnson; Groceries to Go – Carolyn […]

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November Speaker Series: Living a Purpose-Filled Life


The November Speaker Series on Connecting Mind, Body and Spirit to Obtain Optimal Health was a great event on learning new ways to reduce stress and mindful living. Follow the links to view presentations from the workshop on stress and whole person care. Check out our Facebook page for […]

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Caregiver Support Group – Second Thursday of Each Month


Griswold Home Care is offering a monthly caregiver support group on the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm at Immanuel Church on the Hill, 3606 Seminary Road in Alexandria.  If you are a caregiver or know someone who is caring for a loved one, please […]

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Zebra: Remembering Seniors Around the Holidays; Young At Art


This month, SSA’s Senior Living column in the online Zebra magazine discusses the importance of remember our senior friends, family, and neighbors as the holiday season approaches. As we near Thanksgiving, many of us are making plans to see family and celebrate the things we are thankful for. […]

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2016 Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

SSA's MaryAnne Beatty with Steve Cordle, this year's Education and Outreach Volunteer of the Year.

                  Senior Services honored its “SSA Stars” at the annual volunteer appreciation luncheon held at Durant Arts Center.  Volunteers were treated to a luncheon courtesy of Jeffery’s Catering and desserts from Giant Food on Duke Street. Volunteers of the […]

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Alexandria Gazette – “Practitioners Discuss Alternative Health Therapies”


Last week’s Alexandria Gazette featured an article by Mara Banner about SSA’s upcoming November Speaker Series event – “Living a Purpose-filled Life: Connecting Mind, Body and Spirit to Obtain Optimal Health.” Local experts, including Four Directions Wellness founder Mara Benner, will teach participants about several ancient health therapies […]

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