COVID-19 Updated Vaccination Information

COVID-19 vaccines are safe, effective, free and they can save your life. When enough people get vaccinated, we can get back to normal. The Alexandria Health Department (AHD) and its vaccinating partners are currently offering open vaccine scheduling. Schedule your appointment today. 8/16/21 Update: The CDC now recommends a third dose

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Celebrating Our Centenarians

Do you know someone living in the City of Alexandria who will be 100 years or older by December 31, 2021? The City of Alexandria in collaboration with the Successful Aging Committee will celebrate the distinctive experiences and achievements of Alexandria centenarians though certificates honoring lifetime achievements, Alexandria recognition coins and

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The Northern Virginia Senior Olympics returns in September 2021!

The Northern Virginia Senior Olympics (NVSO) Committee is happy to announce the opening ceremony will be held Saturday, September 18, at 9:30 a.m. at the Thomas Jefferson Community Center in Arlington. Events will take place September 18 through 30 at various venues throughout Northern Virginia. Registration will be open from Saturday, July 31 through Monday, September 6 and can only

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Research Volunteers Needed

WHO: Caregivers of individuals living with mild cognitive impairment or early-to-moderate stage dementia WHAT: 12-week research study to test a collaborative care planning tool Participating care teams (caregiver and individual living with dementia) will receive up to $75 in gift cards for completing three 30-minute interviews asking

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Thank you for supporting Spring2ACTion!

With your support SSA raised $25,000 to help older adults in Alexandria. Thank you for making this year’s Spring2ACTion a huge success! We are truly grateful for the generosity of our community. Rest assured we will continue our efforts to ensure that no senior goes hungry, or

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2021 Annual Gala

2021 Virtual Annual Gala & Silent Auction Saturday, March 13, 6:00-7:30 pm SSA would like to thank everyone who helped make our Virtual Annual Gala on Saturday, March 13, a resounding success!  Funds raised by the gala will help us continue our work for Alexandria’s older adults,

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March is March for Meals!

March for Meals is an annual campaign to bring awareness around senior hunger, and the important role that Meals on Wheels plays to homebound older adults.  SSA will be celebrating with a proclamation from Mayor Wilson declaring the month of March as March for Meals.  Chick here 

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