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

About Us

About Senior Services of Alexandria

Senior Services of Alexandria (SSA) is a non-profit organization that has as its mission, “to foster independence and self-sufficiency, enabling seniors within the City of Alexandria to age with dignity.” SSA operates the Meals on Wheels delivery program and DOT transportation reservations for the City, presents educational programs through various events, a speaker series, and a monthly cable television production, Senior Living in Alexandria. SSA and the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria operate the AniMeals on Wheels program, providing food for pets of low-income seniors. SSA’s Friendly Visitor Program matches volunteers with seniors for weekly visits, enhancing connections to the community, and SSA’s Silver Service Card program provides local seniors with discounts at select stores and restaurants. If you would like to join the effort to enhance the lives of seniors in our community, please contact SSA at or by calling Executive Director, Mary Lee Anderson, at (703) 836-4414.

Hours of Operations

General Operations:
Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Call: (703) 836-4414
Fax: (703) 836-1252
Find our office address and get directions.
To contact a specific staff member, please see our Staff Roster.

DOT Paratransit Reservation Line:
7 days a week: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Call: (703) 836-5222

SSA Highlights 2016-2017

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Important Links

Board of Directors
Staff Roster


SSA is committed to the highest standards of financial transparency. We want you to stay informed of how your contribution is spent. Please see the following documents outlining how we utilize dollars to achieve our mission.

2015 990

2014 990

SSA makes our financial information available to the public free of charge. To obtain more information, please contact SSA at 703-836-4414, email, or write us at 700 Princess St, Mezzanine Level, Alexandria, VA 22314.

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Senior Services of Alexandria
206 N. Washington Street,
Suite 301
Alexandria, VA 22314
P: 703-836-4414
F: 703-836-1252
"One of the best small charities in the Greater Washington region."
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Featured in the Catalogue for Philanthropy.
Proud Member of the United Way of the National Capital Area. #8311. CFC: 97867.
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