An Essential Guide to Local Resources for Seniors

Get to know what's available in your community, from wellness and social activities to residential, health care and support services.

In-home Care

The following providers offer services to allow seniors to remain safely in their own homes for as long as possible, or to return home after a hospitalization. Services may include some combination of skilled nursing; memory care; companion care; respite care (for family caregivers who need a break); physical, occupational or speech therapy; home safety assessments and home repairs, as well as assistance with bathing, meals, medication reminders, laundry, housekeeping, grocery shopping, medical appointments, bill paying, records management and more. Some of the companies listed also offer home-based end-of-life care and support for hospice patients and their families.

Arlington Neighborhood Village

2666 Military Road, Arlington, 703-509-8057; arlnvil.org

Arlington Personal Care / In-Home Services

Call 703-228-1700 to set up an appointment for a social worker to visit your home. aging-disability.arlingtonva.us/programs/in-home

Assisting Hands Home Care

5315 Lee Highway, Fl 2, Arlington, assistinghands.com/arlington

Capital City Nurses

700 Princess St., Suite M-2, Alexandria, 703-310-6635; capitalcitynurses.com

Comfort Keepers

459 Herndon Parkway, #5, Herndon, 703-424-9519; comfortkeepers.com/offices/virginia/herndon

Esprit Home Healthcare

4209 Evergreen Lane, Suite 101, Annandale, 703-998-7400; esprithomecare.com

Goodwin House at Home

4800 Fillmore Ave., Alexandria, 703-575-5202; goodwinhouseathome.org

Home Care Assistance

1400 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 102, McLean, 703-988-4405; homecareassistance.com

Independent You

9489 Silver King Court, Suite A, Fairfax, 703-999-3006; independentyou.net

LifeMatters Falls Church

7531 Leesburg Pike, Suite 101, Falls Church, 571-282-2600; lifemattersusa.com

Old Dominion Home Care

10340 Democracy Lane, Suite 200, Fairfax, 703-273-0422; olddominionhomecare.com

Paragon Home Care

1515 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 136, McLean, 703-942-8950; paragonhomecare.com

Right at Home

8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive, Suite 320, Fairfax, 703-538-4584; rightathome.net/northern-virginia Synergy

HomeCare

2111 Wilson Blvd., Suite 700, Arlington, 703-558-3435; synergyhomecare.com/agencies/va/arlington/va01

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