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


Be a Part of SSA

Meals on Wheels Volunteers:

SSA delivers meals to Alexandria seniors 7 days a week! We are looking for volunteers to deliver meals on weekdays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

To download a copy of the application and job description click here:

Volunteer Application – View DOCX
Job Description – View DOCX

For more information contact us at or (703) 836-4414, ext. 115.

Current Volunteers can schedule via Volgistics – Open Voligistics.

Friendly Visitor Volunteers:

SSA’s Friendly Visitor program matches seniors with members of the community with the goal of relieving loneliness for seniors who don’t have family or friends in the area. If you would like to make a difference in a senior’s life, volunteer to be a friendly visitor. The time commitment is once a week for about an hour.

To download a volunteer application, click below:

Volunteer Application – View PDF
Position Description – View PDF

For more information contact us at or (703) 836-4414, ext. 120.

Information and Education Outreach Volunteers:

SSA provides information on services, activities, and resources for the 55+ population in the City of Alexandria through our Senior Information Corners located in City libraries, the major recreation centers, continuing care facilities, and residential senior communities. If you’re interested in a volunteer opportunity that works around your schedule, stocking these information corners would be a great for you.

For more information contact us at or (703) 836-4414, ext. 13.


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Additional Community Volunteer Opportunities

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

Volunteers are needed to help residents prepare and file their 2014 returns next year. Join a dedicated corps of volunteers for the 2014 tax season. Training is provided in December and January 2015. For more info visit or call 1-888-227-7669.

Wright to Read

One-on-One volunteers needed to provide literacy tutoring and mentoring to elementary school children. Flexible evening and weekend schedules. For more info contact Luisa Reyes at or 703-299-9854.

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Mezzanine Level
Alexandria, VA 22314
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