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Monthly archive for February 2017

Alexandria Gazette Packet: Leaders of the Pack

This week’s Alexandria Gazette Packet includes an article written by Jeanne Theismann about SSA’s 2017 Generation to Generation Gala honorees. We are pleased to honor the Charity family as well as Jack Taylor and his son John for their decades of service in Alexandria. In addition, we

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SSA’s 2017 Generation to Generation Gala

SSA Gala 2016

The 2017 Generation-to-Generation Gala took place on Saturday, March 4th at the Hilton Mark Center Alexandria.  Each year, the gala is great event that honors members of the Alexandria community for their generosity over the years by giving back as well as celebrating SSA’s work for seniors

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Alexandria Gazette Packet: Exploring Senior Housing

Senior Services of Alexandria’s (SSA) February Speaker Series event, to be held on February 15th at Beth El Hebrew Congregation (3830 Seminary Road), will explore senior housing options in Alexandria. MaryAnne Beatty, SSA’s Communications Director , wrote an article about the upcoming event that was published in the

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Zebra: Love Letters and Animeals

In the February edition of the Zebra, Executive Director Mary Lee Anderson writes about the Love Letters Campaign as well as the importance of caring for caregivers in “A Different Way to Celebrate Valentine’s Day.” To read the full article, see page 25 of this month’s Zebra. The

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Senior Living in Alexandria February 2017

Senior Services of Alexandria

Senior Living in Alexandria’s host Jim Roberts sat down with Bob Eiffert of the Alexandria Commission on Aging to talk about senior housing options in Alexandria, and how to make aging at home more affordable. Watch the full episode for more information.

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Lifting the Spirits of Alexandria Seniors This Valentine’s Day

More than 15.5 million seniors in America live alone and face isolation due to declining mobility and geographic location. To help combat the negative effects of isolation, DoSomething.org, the largest organization for young people and social change, has teamed up with Meals on Wheels America, the oldest

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March 18th Speaker Series – “Caregivers – Find Support!”

                  Senior Services of Alexandria’s March Speaker Series event was held on the 18th at Immanuel Church on the Hill (3606 Seminary Road). Caregivers – Find Support! featured experts from AARP, Alexandria’s Division on Aging and Adult Services, BCAT Cognitive

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February 15th Speaker Series- “Senior Housing Forum”

Our February Speaker Series took place on the 15th at Beth El Hebrew Congregation (3830 Seminary Road). Experts from AARP, ACHSO, the City of Alexandria’s Office of Housing and Commission on Aging, Senior Services of Alexandria, Rebuilding Together Alexandria, and At Home Alexandria, discussed the status of

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