Department of Family Services – Older Adults

Fairfax County, Virginia

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,
Director

Older Adults Services

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FREE EVENTS – CHECK OUT UPCOMING OPPORTUNITIES AND REGISTER TO JOIN

Better Brain Health as You Age - Wednesday, Feb. 8, 10-11:30 a.m. (In-person at McLean Community Center)
Learn more about age-related changes in memory and learning, and practices to keep your brain sharp! Learn what to expect, what's "normal," and when it's time to seek a doctor's input. Email Carrie Conley to RSVP by Feb. 1. Presented by Insight Memory Care Center.

Communicating with a Loved One with Dementia, Feb. 15, 12-1 p.m. (Virtual)
Learn what to say and not say to help communicate better with a loved one with dementia. This presentation will include tips and guidance on both verbal and non-verbal communication, share information on how communication may change from day to day or month to month, and it will also provide ways to have the best relationship possible with a loved one, reducing guilt and regret, and providing peace of mind. Register for access instructions.

JCA 50+ Virtual Employment Expo - Friday, Feb. 17, 2023, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
All 50+ invited to attend workshops in the morning and network with employers in the afternoon. Learn about new hiring trends and information relevant to age 50+ jobseekers. Learn more and register. Video about the Expo and Career Gateway training. 

ElderLink Virtual Support Call for Family Caregivers of Older Adults – Multiple Dates

Virtual Center for Active Adults – Multiple Dates

Fairfax Virtual Assistant