Senior Services cont.

Page updated on Jan 29, 2020 at 2:17 PM
  • Meals on Wheels of Alexandria & the Senior Nutrition Program, through which nearly 45,000 meals per year are delivered to homebound seniors by nearly 300 volunteers per year.
  • The Friendly Visitor Program which matches volunteers with homebound or socially isolated seniors. Over 75 matches are in place since the program’s November 2012 launch.
  • An annual Speaker Series, started each year with a very popular annual Senior Law Day, followed by eight programs on topics of interest to seniors, their family members and caregivers.
  • A self-produced Senior Living in Alexandria cable TV show broadcast monthly on cable television.
  • Senior Information Corners with information for seniors at 15 locations, including City libraries and recreation centers.
  • A disabled paratransit call center to connect disabled persons with low-cost taxis and vans, used by 1600 clients.