Department of Family Services – Older Adults

CONTACT INFORMATION: Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
703-324-7948 TTY 711
12011 Government Center Parkway, Suite 708
Fairfax, VA 22035
Trina Mayhan-Webb


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Older Adults Services

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Program Models for Loved Ones Living with Dementia - Friday, Sept. 29, 2-3 p.m.
This panel conversation will explore program models that are available for family caregivers who are caring for a loved one with dementia and are struggling to find respite and support. This panel will explore the benefits of day programs that can provide a safe and consistent space to meet the physical, social, and nutritional needs of a loved one while providing peace of mind to the caregiver. In addition, it will address a new home approach to manage challenging behaviors in loved ones with dementia. Register to receive an email with access instructions.  

Medicare 101 Presentations
Open enrollment for Medicare begins Oct. 15. Attend a Medicare 101 presentation for an overview of the many components of Medicare: Part A (inpatient hospitalization/skilled nursing), Part B (outpatient hospital/doctors/labs/radiology), Part C (Medicare Advantage Plans), and Part D (prescription drugs), as well as how to cover the gaps in Medicare benefits through Medicare Supplement Plans. Presentations are available in-person and virtually. 2023 Medicare 101 Presentation Schedule

Family Caregiver Support Programs - New Sessions Every Month

Virtual Center for Active Adults - New Events Every Week

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