Fostering independence and self-sufficiency, enabling seniors within the City of Alexandria to age with dignity.
PHONE: 703.836.4414

Archive for the News Category

Alexandria Gazette Packet: Ease Yoga and Café’s Senior Discount

                  One of the newest participants in SSA’s Silver Service Card Program, Ease Yoga and Café, was featured in the Alexandria Gazette Packet this week. Ease Yoga and Café, which opened less than two years ago, is located in Del Ray

Read more

Alexandria Gazette Packet: All in the Family

In the March 16th Alexandria Gazette Packet, Jeanne Theismann’s article, “All in the Family” includes details about and photos from Senior Services of Alexandria’s 2017 Generation to Generation Gala. To read the full article, visit the Gazette Packet‘s online archives or take a look at the article as

Read more

SLA March 2017

Senior Living in Alexandria’s host Jim Roberts sat down this month with Darrell Wesley, the Program Director at the Alexandria Adult Day Services Center (ADSC) to talk about the services ADSC provides, as well as different resources that are available for caregivers. Watch the full episode here.

Read more

Zebra: Aging in Place

In the March edition of the Zebra, Communications Director MaryAnne Beatty writes about the importance of thinking ahead when it comes to aging in place in Alexandria. While many seniors wish to remain in their homes as they age, there are a lot of factors to consider,

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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.

Read more

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

Read more

Alexandria Gazette- “Honoring Those Who Give Back to the Community”

Senior Services of Alexandria’s annual Generation to Generation Gala will honor two Alexandria families this year: the Charity family, led by patriarch Will Charity, and Jack and John Taylor. Gant and Fran Redmon will also be recognized for their commitment to service and leadership in the community.

Read more
Page 4 of 15« First...23456...10...Last »
Senior Services of Alexandria
700 Princess Street
Mezzanine Level
Alexandria, VA 22314
admin@seniorservicesalex.org
P: 703-836-4414
F: 703-836-1252
"One of the best small charities in the Greater Washington region."
Catalogue for Philanthropy - One of the Best
Winner 2017 Best Practices Award - Commonwealth Council on Aging (CCOA)
Winner 2017 Best Practices Award
Featured in the Catalogue for Philanthropy.
Proud Member of the United Way of the National Capital Area. #8311. CFC: 97867.
GuideStar Platinum Participant - Senior Services of Alexandria Proud Member - United Way