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.

Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation

The organizations below offer facility-based skilled nursing care, including rehabilitation services for individuals recovering from stroke, cardiac illness, orthopedic surgery, respiratory disease, accidents and other conditions. Some also offer 24-hour long-term care for individuals who can no longer live at home, including Alzheimer’s and dementia care, dialysis, wound care and 24/7 respiratory care.

Cherrydale Health & Rehabilitation Center

3710 Lee Highway, Arlington, 703-243-7640;

ManorCare Health Services-Arlington

550 S. Carlin Springs Road, Arlington, 703-379-7200;

Mount Vernon Healthcare Center

8111 Tis Well Drive, Alexandria, 703-360-4000;

Regency Care of Arlington

1785 S. Hayes St., Arlington, 703-920-5700;

Woodbine Rehabilitation and Healthcare

2729 King St., Alexandria, 703-836-8838;

Hospice Care

The organizations below offer home-based and/or inpatient palliative/hospice care and grief support for patients and families coping with progressive and advanced illness. Palliative care emphasizes pain and stress reduction while improving quality of life for both patients and their families.

Capital Caring

Capital Caring has multiple locations in the D.C. area, including Arlington, Falls Church and Alexandria. 800-869-2136;

Compassus Hospice & Palliative Care

14900 Conference Center Drive, Suite 170, Chantilly, 703-468-2740;

Goodwin House Palliative Care and Hospice

3440 S. Jefferson St., Falls Church, 703-578-7108;

VITAS Healthcare

1604 Spring Hill Road, Suite 450, Vienna, 844-702-8097; 844-395-4175;

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