Fairfax County 50+

Fairfax County 50+ We provide services to older adults, caregivers and adults with disabilities living in Fairfax County. Call our Aging, Disability and Caregiver Line at 703-324-7948, Monday-Friday.

Operating as usual

Fairfax County Government shares recommendations for a healthy, safe and enjoyable holiday season. Learn about which fam...
11/25/2020
Winter Holidays and COVID-19: Recommendations for Family Celebrations, Shopping and Entertainment - Fairfax County Emergency Information

Fairfax County Government shares recommendations for a healthy, safe and enjoyable holiday season. Learn about which family celebrations, shopping and entertainment may be considered low, medium or high risk. https://bit.ly/33aOE3E

December holidays this year must look different due to COVID-19. View recommendations for family celebrations, shopping and entertainment.

Worldwide and in Fairfax County, the reporting of scams is on the rise since the pandemic began last March. Many scams a...
11/24/2020

Worldwide and in Fairfax County, the reporting of scams is on the rise since the pandemic began last March. Many scams are targeting adults who are 65 and above. Check out the latest warning about COVID-19 scams about miracle cure and stimulus checks: https://bit.ly/33eZllU

Fairfax County Government offices will be closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27. Learn more: ...
11/23/2020
County Operating Status | Fairfax County

Fairfax County Government offices will be closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27. Learn more: https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/status

You can still access Fairfax County Department of Family Services (DFS) information online 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Visit the Assistance from a Distance webpage to learn about the variety of DFS services and programs (you can also find flyers in Arabic, Chinese, English, Farsi, Korean, Spanish and Vietnamese). Learn more and share this information with others: http://bit.ly/2x6CaNs

Stay connected with DFS:
Facebook @FairfaxCountyFamilyServices
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/familyservices
#FairfaxCountyFamilyServices

Fairfax County, Virginia - Learn about the operating status of Fairfax County Government.

Are you caring for an older adult or an adult with disabilities? Family caregivers can receive email or text notificatio...
11/23/2020
Alerts | Topics

Are you caring for an older adult or an adult with disabilities? Family caregivers can receive email or text notifications of Fairfax County caregiver services and programs. These programs include case management, in-home respite, caregiver support and webinars, wellness workshops, and much more.

Visit https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/alerts to create or sign into your Fairfax Alerts account and then select Area Agency on Aging. #NationalFamilyCaregiversMonth #FairfaxCountyFamilyServices

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Fairfax County Department of Family Services is here for you and continues to provide assistance from a distance. Access...
11/22/2020

Fairfax County Department of Family Services is here for you and continues to provide assistance from a distance. Access services for older adults without having to leave home: Adult Protective Services Hotline 703-324-7450; Aging, Disability and Caregiver Resources Line 703-324-7948; Meals on Wheels 703-222-0880; and more. Learn more and share with others: http://bit.ly/2x6CaNs #DFSHereForYou

DFS Assistance from a Distance information is available in Arabic, Chinese, English, Farsi, Korean, Spanish and Vietnamese.

Stay connected with DFS:
Facebook @FairfaxCountyFamilyServices
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/familyservices
#FairfaxCountyFamilyServices

Virtual 50+ Employment Expo Friday, Dec. 4- - - - - - - - - -If you're over fifty and looking for employment, attend the...
11/21/2020
JCA Jewish Council for the Aging

Virtual 50+ Employment Expo Friday, Dec. 4
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If you're over fifty and looking for employment, attend the Virtual 50+ Employment Expo by using Zoom.

–Network with area employers.
–Attend free workshops.
–Learn new job-search skills.
–Visit with multiple employers with available full-time and part-time salaried job opportunities.

There are three upcoming expos to choose from. The first one is Friday, Dec.4 between 10 a.m.–2p.m. Registration is free. Learn more about the Virtual 50+ Employment Expo: https://bit.ly/3nm8wbF

Fairfax County, VA Virtual Employment Expo for Job-seekers Age 50+ December 4th, 2020 10am-2pm Montgomery County, MD Virtual Employment Expo for Job-seekers Age 50+ December 15, 2020 10am-2pm

AARP shares insight about the options and risks when planning for Thanksgiving and other upcoming holidays.
11/20/2020
Risks of Celebrating Thanksgiving, Christmas During COVID

AARP shares insight about the options and risks when planning for Thanksgiving and other upcoming holidays.

If you are undecided on hosting family for Thanksgiving or Christmas, experts say planning ahead is crucial to lowering your risk of contracting COVID.


Are you caring for an older adult or an adult with disabilities? We know it can be complex. The Fairfax County Departmen...
11/19/2020

Are you caring for an older adult or an adult with disabilities? We know it can be complex. The Fairfax County Department of Family Services offers free consultations for caregivers.

Call ElderLink at 703-324-5374, TTY 711, Monday-Friday between 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and ask for a one-hour caregiver consultation. Learn more about Family Caregiver Support Programs: https://bit.ly/2PbS2nF #NationalFamilyCaregiversMonth #FairfaxCountyFamilyServices

Disability Rights and Resources Announces Save the Date for 2020 Martha Glennan Disability Inclusion and Equality Awards...
11/18/2020
Martha Glennan Disability Inclusion and Equality Awards | Family Services

Disability Rights and Resources Announces Save the Date for 2020 Martha Glennan Disability Inclusion and Equality Awards
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The Fairfax Area - Disability Services Board (FA-DSB) is proud to present the 2020 Martha Glennan Disability Inclusion and Equality Awards on Monday, Dec. 14, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.

Individuals and organizations will be recognized for their excellence in providing equal rights and community inclusion for people with disabilities in the Fairfax area. The ceremony will be hosted virtually through Zoom. More information (how to register, Zoom link to join the event and more) will be posted; please check the webpage: https://bit.ly/36zAWJY

Fairfax County, Virginia - Annual awards presented to recognize excellence in disability inclusion and equality.

As the Thanksgiving and winter holidays approach, many residents may be wondering how to celebrate safely this season. E...
11/17/2020
Guidelines for a Safe and Relaxing Thanksgiving During COVID-19 - Fairfax County Emergency Information

As the Thanksgiving and winter holidays approach, many residents may be wondering how to celebrate safely this season. Even though how we celebrate might look a little different this year, there are still plenty of ways to enjoy Thanksgiving and celebrate safely. Learn about the different examples of activities that are considered low, medium and high risk. https://bit.ly/2Kh7Jur

Posted at 10:10 a.m. As the Thanksgiving and winter holidays approach, many residents may be wondering how to celebrate safely this season. While travel and large gatherings are typically common during this time of year, it is still vital to remember that we all have an important role to play in slo...

Check out the latest Caregiver Webinar: Medicare 102. Get an understanding of the facts about Medicare with a closer loo...
11/16/2020

Check out the latest Caregiver Webinar: Medicare 102. Get an understanding of the facts about Medicare with a closer look at Observation Status; the extra "free" benefits some plans are advertising; outlook for new drug pricing laws; and the Part D drug benefit. https://youtu.be/5CDPEqub4OA

Are you a caregiver of an older adult? Learn more about family caregiver support programs: https://bit.ly/DFS-OACaregiverSupport

Learn more about Fairfax County services and resources available for older adults: https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/familyservices/older-adults

Simple Exercises to Manage Chronic Pain- - - - - - - - - -No matter what your age, chronic pain can be a part of your li...
11/15/2020
Simple Exercises to Manage Chronic Pain | Family Services

Simple Exercises to Manage Chronic Pain
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No matter what your age, chronic pain can be a part of your life. It is often defined as a pain that lasts for more than three months. Learning how to manage pain can make a big difference in quality of life. Fairfax County offers an evidenced-based Chronic Pain Self-Management program that focuses on strategies and tools to effectively manage pain. Learn more about exercises to manage chronic pain. Learn more: https://bit.ly/2K8DWnF

Fairfax County, Virginia - Golden Gazette Article - Simple Exercises to Manage Chronic Pain

Call the Department of Family Services' Adult Protective Services (APS) hotline (available 24 hours) to report Abuse, Ex...
11/14/2020

Call the Department of Family Services' Adult Protective Services (APS) hotline (available 24 hours) to report Abuse, Exploitation, or Neglect of an adult who is 60 years or older or is 18 years and older and incapacitated. Reports can be filed for people who live alone or with relatives or who are residents in nursing homes, assisted living facilities, hospitals, or group homes.

Reporting just takes a phone call: 703-324-7450, TTY 711.

Learn more: http://bit.ly/DFSAdultProtectiveServices

Are you caring for an older adult or an adult with disabilities? We know it can be a complex role. The Fairfax County De...
11/13/2020

Are you caring for an older adult or an adult with disabilities? We know it can be a complex role. The Fairfax County Department of Family Services has an amazing library of recorded webinars that can help! Topics include Caregiving Through the Holidays, Hiring In-Home Care, Self-Care Techniques, Emergency Preparedness for Caregivers, Inviting Joy Into Your Life, and much more. 𝗖𝗵𝗲𝗰𝗸 𝗼𝘂𝘁 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗿𝗲𝗰𝗼𝗿𝗱𝗲𝗱 𝘄𝗲𝗯𝗶𝗻𝗮𝗿𝘀 𝗼𝗿 𝘀𝗶𝗴𝗻 𝘂𝗽 𝘁𝗼 𝗷𝗼𝗶𝗻 𝗮𝗻 𝘂𝗽𝗰𝗼𝗺𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗹𝗶𝘃𝗲 𝘄𝗲𝗯𝗶𝗻𝗮𝗿 http://bit.ly/DFS-OACaregiverSupport or call 703-324-7948 for more information. #NationalFamilyCaregiversMonth #FairfaxCountyFamilyServices

Meet veteran and caregiver Mike Keel. Mike acknowledges that being a caregiver is a tough situation, but he wouldn’t hav...
11/12/2020

Meet veteran and caregiver Mike Keel. Mike acknowledges that being a caregiver is a tough situation, but he wouldn’t have it any other way. He encourages others to reach out to the Fairfax County Adult, Disability, and Caregiver Resource Line at 703-324-7948. “They have given me many practical tips, shared methods of coping and allowed me to be with others in the same situation, and I very much thank them.” Learn more about Mike's story: https://bit.ly/3p3Na4w

Fairfax County counts thousands of veterans among its neighborhoods. At the age of 93, James Arthur Keaton, Sr. is among...
11/10/2020

Fairfax County counts thousands of veterans among its neighborhoods. At the age of 93, James Arthur Keaton, Sr. is among a small list of nonagenarians in our county who have served in multiple wars. Learn more about James' story: https://bit.ly/2U5QtK4

𝗙𝗿𝗲𝗲 𝗩𝗶𝗿𝘁𝘂𝗮𝗹 𝗖𝗵𝗿𝗼𝗻𝗶𝗰 𝗣𝗮𝗶𝗻 𝗦𝗲𝗹𝗳-𝗠𝗮𝗻𝗮𝗴𝗲𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝗴𝗿𝗮𝗺 (𝗖𝗣𝗦𝗠𝗣) 𝗦𝗶𝘅-𝗪𝗲𝗲𝗸 𝗦𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗲𝘀𝗠𝗼𝗻𝗱𝗮𝘆𝘀, 𝗡𝗼𝘃. 𝟭𝟲-𝗗𝗲𝗰. 𝟮𝟭𝟭:𝟯𝟬-𝟯:𝟯𝟬 𝗽.𝗺.Fairfax C...
11/09/2020

𝗙𝗿𝗲𝗲 𝗩𝗶𝗿𝘁𝘂𝗮𝗹 𝗖𝗵𝗿𝗼𝗻𝗶𝗰 𝗣𝗮𝗶𝗻 𝗦𝗲𝗹𝗳-𝗠𝗮𝗻𝗮𝗴𝗲𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝗴𝗿𝗮𝗺 (𝗖𝗣𝗦𝗠𝗣)
𝗦𝗶𝘅-𝗪𝗲𝗲𝗸 𝗦𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗲𝘀
𝗠𝗼𝗻𝗱𝗮𝘆𝘀, 𝗡𝗼𝘃. 𝟭𝟲-𝗗𝗲𝗰. 𝟮𝟭
𝟭:𝟯𝟬-𝟯:𝟯𝟬 𝗽.𝗺.
Fairfax County's Virtual Chronic Pain Self-Management Program is a free six-week group interactive workshop series for individuals interested in learning how to live better by effectively managing their pain. Caregivers are welcome to join! Space is limited and registration is required: http://tinyurl.com/CPSMProgram For more information, please call 703-324-7721, TTY 711 or email [email protected].

Fairfax County Government 𝗼𝗳𝗳𝗶𝗰𝗲𝘀 𝘄𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝗯𝗲 𝗰𝗹𝗼𝘀𝗲𝗱 𝗼𝗻 𝗪𝗲𝗱𝗻𝗲𝘀𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗡𝗼𝘃. 𝟭𝟭 𝗶𝗻 𝗵𝗼𝗻𝗼𝗿 𝗼𝗳 𝗩𝗲𝘁𝗲𝗿𝗮𝗻𝘀 𝗗𝗮𝘆. Learn more: https://www...
11/09/2020
County Operating Status | Fairfax County

Fairfax County Government 𝗼𝗳𝗳𝗶𝗰𝗲𝘀 𝘄𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝗯𝗲 𝗰𝗹𝗼𝘀𝗲𝗱 𝗼𝗻 𝗪𝗲𝗱𝗻𝗲𝘀𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗡𝗼𝘃. 𝟭𝟭 𝗶𝗻 𝗵𝗼𝗻𝗼𝗿 𝗼𝗳 𝗩𝗲𝘁𝗲𝗿𝗮𝗻𝘀 𝗗𝗮𝘆. Learn more: https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/status

You can still access Fairfax County Department of Family Services (DFS) 𝗶𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗼𝗻𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗲 𝟮𝟰 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀 𝗮 𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝘀𝗲𝘃𝗲𝗻 𝗱𝗮𝘆𝘀 𝗮 𝘄𝗲𝗲𝗸. Visit the 𝗔𝘀𝘀𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝗳𝗿𝗼𝗺 𝗮 𝗗𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝘄𝗲𝗯𝗽𝗮𝗴𝗲 to learn about the variety of DFS services and programs (you can also find flyers in Arabic, Chinese, English, Farsi, Korean, Spanish and Vietnamese). 𝗟𝗲𝗮𝗿𝗻 𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗲: http://bit.ly/DFS-AFAD

Stay connected with DFS:
Facebook @FairfaxCountyFamilyServices
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/familyservices
#FairfaxCountyFamilyServices

Fairfax County, Virginia - Learn about the operating status of Fairfax County Government.

Do you know someone who is caring for an older adult or an adult with disabilities? Show this caregiver you care about t...
11/08/2020

Do you know someone who is caring for an older adult or an adult with disabilities? Show this caregiver you care about them during 𝗡𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝗮𝗹 𝗙𝗮𝗺𝗶𝗹𝘆 𝗖𝗮𝗿𝗲𝗴𝗶𝘃𝗲𝗿𝘀 𝗠𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗵! Fairfax County Department of Family Services offers free support groups, webinars, respite, consultation and more. 𝗟𝗲𝗮𝗿𝗻 𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗲 http://bit.ly/DFS-OACaregiverSupport or call 703-324-7948. #NationalFamilyCaregiversMonth #FairfaxCountyFamilyServices

Call the Department of Family Services' 𝗔𝗱𝘂𝗹𝘁 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝘁𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗲 𝗦𝗲𝗿𝘃𝗶𝗰𝗲𝘀 (𝗔𝗣𝗦) 𝗵𝗼𝘁𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗲 (𝗮𝘃𝗮𝗶𝗹𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝟮𝟰 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀) to report Abuse, Ex...
11/07/2020

Call the Department of Family Services' 𝗔𝗱𝘂𝗹𝘁 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝘁𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗲 𝗦𝗲𝗿𝘃𝗶𝗰𝗲𝘀 (𝗔𝗣𝗦) 𝗵𝗼𝘁𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗲 (𝗮𝘃𝗮𝗶𝗹𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝟮𝟰 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀) to report Abuse, Exploitation, or Neglect of an adult who is 60 years or older or is 18 years and older and incapacitated. Reports can be filed for people who live alone or with relatives or who are residents in nursing homes, assisted living facilities, hospitals, or group homes. 𝗥𝗲𝗽𝗼𝗿𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗷𝘂𝘀𝘁 𝘁𝗮𝗸𝗲𝘀 𝗮 𝗽𝗵𝗼𝗻𝗲 𝗰𝗮𝗹𝗹: 𝟳𝟬𝟯-𝟯𝟮𝟰-𝟳𝟰𝟱𝟬, 𝗧𝗧𝗬 𝟳𝟭𝟭. 𝗟𝗲𝗮𝗿𝗻 𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗲: http://bit.ly/DFSAdultProtectiveServices

Free ElderLink Caregiver Telephone Support Call for Family Caregivers of Older Adults- - - - - - - - - -𝗙𝗶𝗻𝗱𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗥𝗲𝘄𝗮...
11/06/2020

Free ElderLink Caregiver Telephone Support Call for Family Caregivers of Older Adults
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𝗙𝗶𝗻𝗱𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗥𝗲𝘄𝗮𝗿𝗱𝘀 𝗶𝗻 𝗖𝗮𝗿𝗲𝗴𝗶𝘃𝗶𝗻𝗴
𝗧𝘂𝗲𝘀𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗡𝗼𝘃. 𝟭𝟬, 𝟳-𝟴 𝗽.𝗺.
This topic brings to light the many good things caregivers do and how we, as informal (family, non-paid) and formal (professional) caregivers, are in this journey together with our collaborative and cooperative relationships. Join the session to share your observations about what it means to you to be a caregiver — the downs and the ups, the lows and the highs, the challenges and the victories. 𝗟𝗲𝗮𝗿𝗻 𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗿𝗲𝗴𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗿: https://bit.ly/31MRCuj

Check out 𝗚𝗼𝗹𝗱𝗲𝗻 𝗚𝗮𝘇𝗲𝘁𝘁𝗲'𝘀 𝗹𝗮𝘁𝗲𝘀𝘁 𝗻𝗲𝘄𝘀𝗹𝗲𝘁𝘁𝗲𝗿! The 𝗡𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 issue shares about National Family Caregivers Month; veteran ...
11/05/2020

Check out 𝗚𝗼𝗹𝗱𝗲𝗻 𝗚𝗮𝘇𝗲𝘁𝘁𝗲'𝘀 𝗹𝗮𝘁𝗲𝘀𝘁 𝗻𝗲𝘄𝘀𝗹𝗲𝘁𝘁𝗲𝗿! The 𝗡𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 issue shares about National Family Caregivers Month; veteran and caregiver Mike Keel; simple exercises to manage chronic pain; veteran James Arthur Keaton, Sr.; Virtual 50+ Employment Expo; advisory for winter preparedness; Ombudsman Program; COVID-19 scams about miracle cure and stimulus checks; what to watch on Fairfax County Channel 16; and more! http://bit.ly/DFSGoldenGazette 𝗗𝗼𝗻'𝘁 𝗺𝗶𝘀𝘀 𝗼𝘂𝘁 𝗼𝗻 𝗳𝘂𝘁𝘂𝗿𝗲 𝗻𝗲𝘄𝘀𝗹𝗲𝘁𝘁𝗲𝗿𝘀; 𝘀𝘂𝗯𝘀𝗰𝗿𝗶𝗯𝗲 𝘁𝗼 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗚𝗼𝗹𝗱𝗲𝗻 𝗚𝗮𝘇𝗲𝘁𝘁𝗲!

The Northern Virginia Dementia Care Consortium (NVDCC) has been educating caregivers since 1986. This year, NVDCC will b...
11/04/2020
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The Northern Virginia Dementia Care Consortium (NVDCC) has been educating caregivers since 1986. This year, NVDCC will be moving the traditionally in-person annual caregiver’s conference into a virtual space.

The 2020 conference will focus on the theme “𝗚𝗿𝗼𝘄 𝘄𝗶𝘁𝗵 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗙𝗹𝗼𝘄: 𝗟𝗲𝗮𝗿𝗻, 𝗔𝗱𝗮𝗽𝘁, 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗧𝗵𝗿𝗶𝘃𝗲.”
--Become better prepared to provide care and support to individuals with dementia.
--Learn new ways to engage individuals with dementia.
--Connect with exhibitors who offer supportive services.

Conference sessions will take place virtually each day of the conference Monday, Nov. 9–Friday, Nov. 13 between 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗰𝗼𝗻𝗳𝗲𝗿𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝗶𝘀 𝗳𝗿𝗲𝗲 and open to family caregivers, volunteers working with older adults, and professionals in aging and related services.

𝗟𝗲𝗮𝗿𝗻 𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝗮𝗯𝗼𝘂𝘁 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗰𝗼𝗻𝗳𝗲𝗿𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗿𝗲𝗴𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗿: https://nvdcc.com/
𝗡𝗲𝗲𝗱 𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝗶𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗼𝗿 𝗵𝗮𝘃𝗲 𝗾𝘂𝗲𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀? Contact Lindsey Vajpeyi at 703-270-0043.

34th Annual Caregiver’s Conference November 9 to 13 Virtual Sessions 10:00 am to 12:00 pm daily Grow With the Flow Learn | Adapt | Thrive Please join us for our conference for family and professional caregivers! Click here to view our program Click here to download our brochure for details about t...

Fairfax County Health Department and Department of Neighborhood and Community Services are offering 𝗳𝗹𝘂 𝘃𝗮𝗰𝗰𝗶𝗻𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗰𝗹𝗶𝗻...
11/02/2020

Fairfax County Health Department and Department of Neighborhood and Community Services are offering 𝗳𝗹𝘂 𝘃𝗮𝗰𝗰𝗶𝗻𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗰𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗶𝗰𝘀 𝗮𝘁 𝘀𝗲𝗹𝗲𝗰𝘁 𝗦𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗼𝗿 𝗖𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗿𝘀 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗿𝗲𝘀𝗶𝗱𝗲𝗻𝘁𝘀 𝟭𝟴 𝘆𝗲𝗮𝗿𝘀 𝗼𝗳 𝗮𝗴𝗲 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗼𝗹𝗱𝗲𝗿. The clinics will take place between 𝗧𝘂𝗲𝘀𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗢𝗰𝘁. 𝟲 𝘁𝗵𝗿𝗼𝘂𝗴𝗵 𝗠𝗼𝗻𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗡𝗼𝘃. 𝟵 and are 𝗯𝘆 𝗮𝗽𝗽𝗼𝗶𝗻𝘁𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗼𝗻𝗹𝘆. To make your appointment, call 703-246-6010, TTY 711. Face masks and temperature checks will be required. 𝗟𝗲𝗮𝗿𝗻 𝗮𝗯𝗼𝘂𝘁 𝗱𝗮𝘁𝗲𝘀, 𝘁𝗶𝗺𝗲𝘀, 𝗹𝗼𝗰𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗲: https://bit.ly/3hW4u6I

Family caregivers selflessly care for older adults and adults with disabilities by providing physical and emotional supp...
11/01/2020
November is National Family Caregivers Month | Family Services

Family caregivers selflessly care for older adults and adults with disabilities by providing physical and emotional support, as well as financial and medical assistance. Fairfax County Department of Family Services extends our deepest thanks and appreciation to those who serve in this complex role. 𝗡𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 𝗶𝘀 𝗡𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝗮𝗹 𝗙𝗮𝗺𝗶𝗹𝘆 𝗖𝗮𝗿𝗲𝗴𝗶𝘃𝗲𝗿𝘀 𝗠𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗵. Learn more about how we support caregivers: https://bit.ly/3oKOnh9 #NationalFamilyCaregiversMonth #FairfaxCountyFamilyServices

Fairfax County, Virginia - November is National Family Caregivers Month

It's time to fall back an hour for 𝗱𝗮𝘆𝗹𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 𝘀𝗮𝘃𝗶𝗻𝗴 on 𝗦𝘂𝗻𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗡𝗼𝘃. 𝟭. Don't want to forget to do this? Set the clocks 𝗯𝗮...
10/31/2020

It's time to fall back an hour for 𝗱𝗮𝘆𝗹𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 𝘀𝗮𝘃𝗶𝗻𝗴 on 𝗦𝘂𝗻𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗡𝗼𝘃. 𝟭. Don't want to forget to do this? Set the clocks 𝗯𝗮𝗰𝗸 𝗼𝗻𝗲 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿 before going to bed tonight.

Fairfax County Government 𝘄𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝗯𝗲 𝗰𝗹𝗼𝘀𝗲𝗱 𝗼𝗻 𝗧𝘂𝗲𝘀𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗡𝗼𝘃. 𝟯, 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟬 𝗶𝗻 𝗿𝗲𝗰𝗼𝗴𝗻𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗼𝗳 𝗘𝗹𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗗𝗮𝘆.You can still access Fa...
10/31/2020
Assistance from a Distance - How to Access DFS Services Remotely During the COVID-19 Pandemic | Family Services

Fairfax County Government 𝘄𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝗯𝗲 𝗰𝗹𝗼𝘀𝗲𝗱 𝗼𝗻 𝗧𝘂𝗲𝘀𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗡𝗼𝘃. 𝟯, 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟬 𝗶𝗻 𝗿𝗲𝗰𝗼𝗴𝗻𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗼𝗳 𝗘𝗹𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗗𝗮𝘆.

You can still access Fairfax County Department of Family Services (DFS) 𝗶𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗼𝗻𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗲 𝟮𝟰 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀 𝗮 𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝘀𝗲𝘃𝗲𝗻 𝗱𝗮𝘆𝘀 𝗮 𝘄𝗲𝗲𝗸. Visit the 𝗔𝘀𝘀𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝗳𝗿𝗼𝗺 𝗮 𝗗𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝘄𝗲𝗯𝗽𝗮𝗴𝗲 to learn about the variety of DFS services and programs (𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗰𝗮𝗻 𝗮𝗹𝘀𝗼 𝗳𝗶𝗻𝗱 𝗳𝗹𝘆𝗲𝗿𝘀 𝗶𝗻 𝗔𝗿𝗮𝗯𝗶𝗰, 𝗖𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗲𝘀𝗲, 𝗘𝗻𝗴𝗹𝗶𝘀𝗵, 𝗙𝗮𝗿𝘀𝗶, 𝗞𝗼𝗿𝗲𝗮𝗻, 𝗦𝗽𝗮𝗻𝗶𝘀𝗵 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗩𝗶𝗲𝘁𝗻𝗮𝗺𝗲𝘀𝗲). Learn more and share this information with others: http://bit.ly/2x6CaNs

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Fairfax County, Virginia - Assistance from a Distance - Providing financial and medical assistance while keeping you and your family safe.

Fairfax County shares that we can all prevent pedestrian crashes and fatalities.--What drivers can do--What pedestrians ...
10/29/2020
What We Can Do to Prevent Pedestrian Crashes - and Fatalities

Fairfax County shares that we can all prevent pedestrian crashes and fatalities.
--What drivers can do
--What pedestrians can do
--What everyone can do: report streetlight outages
--What Fairfax County is doing to improve pedestrian areas
Learn more: https://bit.ly/3e2lrvV

There are nearly 4,000 miles of roads in Fairfax County, and many are now being re-engineered to be more pedestrian friendly. But we all play in a role in keeping each other safe on the streets.

Fairfax County shares that to help keep the number of new COVID-19 cases low, it's better to find new and socially dista...
10/28/2020
Traditional Trick-or-Treating Not Recommended for Halloween; Safe Alternatives Available - Fairfax County Emergency Information

Fairfax County shares that to help keep the number of new COVID-19 cases low, it's better to find new and socially distant ways to celebrate the upcoming Halloween holiday. Learn more about examples of safe versus moderate to higher risk activities and additional considerations: https://bit.ly/34rtaAK

Posted at 12:20 p.m. [Spanish / Español] To keep the number of new COVID-19 cases low, we must all do our part to stop the spread of the virus. This includes finding new and socially distant ways to celebrate the upcoming Halloween holiday. Traditional door-to-door trick-or-treating and events that...

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