SSA Continues to Provide Critical Mission Service

SSA Continues to Provide Nutrition and Transportation Services to Alexandria’s Senior Population During the Current Health Crisis Senior Services of Alexandria (SSA) is continuing uninterrupted its mission of providing nutrition to homebound seniors residing in the City of Alexandria, as well as coordinating reservations for the DOT Paratransit Program during the current health crisis. Meals

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Senior Academy Spring Session

Senior Academy Application – April 2020 Senior Academy Online Application Senior Services of Alexandria, in partnership with the City of Alexandria, is offering the 8th  Senior Academy in April.  The Senior Academy provides Alexandria’s seniors, who are 60+ , with the opportunity to learn all about  City

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New Driver Safety: March 10th

AARP will be hosting four Smart DriverTEK workshops in March in NoVA.   Smart DriverTEK (SDTEK) is a FREE educational program – developed jointly with The Hartford – that helps drivers to understand current and evolving vehicle safety technologies, how to use them and how these technologies

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National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day: January 25th

The City of Alexandria encourages residents to safely dispose of prescription and over-the-counter medications, including those prescribed by veterinarians, during National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. A special collection will take place on January 25, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., although medications may also be taken year-round

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Silver Health and Wellness Expo: January 29th

The purpose of the Silver Health and Wellness Expo is to express our appreciation to the City of Alexandria’s seniors (55+) by exposing them to local health and wellness opportunities tailored specifically for them in their community. Participants will be able to engage in group exercise classes

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Low Vision Resource Talk December 20

Learn About OrCam and Apps That “See” For You Friday, December 20 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Charles E. Beatley Jr. Library 5005 Duke Street, Alexandria, Va. Learn about OrCam, an artificial vision device that allows those with vision impairments to understand text and identify objects through

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Medicaid Expansion Deadline 12/31

The open enrollment period for Medicaid expansion ends Dec. 31, 2019. To qualify for the new health coverage, individuals must: Be a Virginia resident, ages 19-64 Not already in or eligible for Medicare Meet income requirements, which vary by household size Childless adults may now be eligible

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