DC Department of Aging and Community Living

DC Department of Aging and Community Living DC Dept. of Aging and Community Living provides programs, resources, and services to promote living and aging well in the District.
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#SeasonOfGiving: Thank you DC Seniors Cameo Club for bringing holiday joy to the children of the District – your dedicat...
12/23/2020

#SeasonOfGiving: Thank you DC Seniors Cameo Club for bringing holiday joy to the children of the District – your dedication to serving our city is truly remarkable.

Enjoy more images from the 2020 Children of Promise Drive here: [email protected]/albums/72157717480482917" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/albums/72157717480482917 | Ms. Senior District of Columbia Pageant

#HappyHolidays: Christmas is just a few days away! 🎄What’s on your list? Comment below. 📝
12/22/2020

#HappyHolidays: Christmas is just a few days away! 🎄What’s on your list? Comment below. 📝

#GetVaccinatedDC
12/22/2020

#GetVaccinatedDC

Let’s finish the fight against COVID-19. #GetVaccinatedDC

#HolidaySeason : Join us for some holiday fun this season by attending some of our virtual events at daclvirtualevents.s...
12/17/2020

#HolidaySeason : Join us for some holiday fun this season by attending some of our virtual events at daclvirtualevents.splashthat.com!

📸 from December 2019

#WellnessWednesday: December is National Pear Month. 🍐 Pears are full of vitamin C, fiber, minerals, and antioxidants—ju...
12/16/2020

#WellnessWednesday: December is National Pear Month. 🍐 Pears are full of vitamin C, fiber, minerals, and antioxidants—just make sure you keep the skin on to get the full health benefits.

Pears taste delicious in savory sauces or soups, lightly baked, or sliced fresh into salads. 🥗

#HappeningNow: Our nutritionist is currently giving some super healthy nutrition tips! Tune in – http://ow.ly/I2V250CFMV...
12/15/2020

#HappeningNow: Our nutritionist is currently giving some super healthy nutrition tips! Tune in – http://ow.ly/I2V250CFMVp

#TODAY: Stay active and eat mindfully by joining us and DC Public Library today (12/15) at 1:00 PM for a special worksho...
12/15/2020

#TODAY: Stay active and eat mindfully by joining us and
DC Public Library today (12/15) at 1:00 PM for a special workshop focused on good nutrition during the holiday season.

All are welcome to join the virtual conversation. http://ow.ly/I2V250CFMVp

#Tomorrow: Stay active and eat mindfully by joining us and DC Public Library tomorrow (12/15) at 1:00 PM for a special w...
12/14/2020

#Tomorrow: Stay active and eat mindfully by joining us and
DC Public Library tomorrow (12/15) at 1:00 PM for a special workshop focused on good nutrition during the holiday season.

All are welcome to join the virtual conversation. http://ow.ly/I2V250CFMVp

12/11/2020
Mayor Bowser

#HappyHanukkah!

On this first day of Hanukkah, I remember the story of the little vat of oil that was supposed to last for one day, but lasted eight. It's a miracle of light in darkness.

Let's continue to shine our light while giving hope to those around us.

#HappyHanukkah

Stay active and eat mindfully by joining us and DC Public Library next Tuesday (12/15) at 1:00 PM for a special workshop...
12/11/2020

Stay active and eat mindfully by joining us and DC Public Library next Tuesday (12/15) at 1:00 PM for a special workshop focused on good nutrition during the holiday season.

All are welcome to join the virtual conversation. ow.ly/I2V250CFMVp

It’s Get Covered America Day! Join Director Newland in spreading the word about the affordable health care that is avail...
12/10/2020

It’s Get Covered America Day! Join Director Newland in spreading the word about the affordable health care that is available to everyone here through the #ACA.

If you’re uninsured, learn more at GetCovered2021.org and http://dchealthlink.com/. #GetCovered2021 DC Health Link

#DCSeniors – Leaves are being collected this week in Wards 3-7, in area E. Check your collection brochure or head over t...
12/09/2020

#DCSeniors – Leaves are being collected this week in Wards 3-7, in area E. Check your collection brochure or head over to; dpw.dc.gov/service/leaf-collection to find your collection date!

Leaves are being collected this week in Wards 3-7, in area E.

Check your collection brochure or head over to; dpw.dc.gov/service/leaf-collection to find your collection date!

#YouRakeWeTakeDC

#HonoringCentenarians: Happy 100th Birthday Ms. Marion Smith! Thank you Today Show for giving Ms. Smith a special birthd...
12/09/2020

#HonoringCentenarians: Happy 100th Birthday Ms. Marion Smith! Thank you Today Show for giving Ms. Smith a special birthday shoutout. 💙 #SmuckersBirthday

Stay active and eat mindfully by joining us and DC Public Library next Tuesday (12/15) at 1:00 PM for a special workshop...
12/08/2020

Stay active and eat mindfully by joining us and DC Public Library next Tuesday (12/15) at 1:00 PM for a special workshop focused on good nutrition during the holiday season. All are welcome to join the virtual conversation. ow.ly/I2V250CFMVp

#HolidayMemories: Reminiscing on all of the fun at Mayor Bowser's  2019 Senior Holiday Celebration. 🎁🎉 What was your fav...
12/08/2020

#HolidayMemories: Reminiscing on all of the fun at Mayor Bowser's 2019 Senior Holiday Celebration. 🎁🎉 What was your favorite moment at the event? Comment below! ⬇️

Our Senior Service Network has a lot of fun and engaging virtual activities lined up for you #DCSeniors!Find the best vi...
12/07/2020

Our Senior Service Network has a lot of fun and engaging virtual activities lined up for you #DCSeniors!

Find the best virtual event for you by clicking the following link: https://daclvirtualevents.splashthat.com

Tell a friend - we can’t wait to get active with you! #LiveBoldly

Mayor Bowser
12/04/2020

Mayor Bowser

Here are today's testing sites. Save time by pre-registering at coronavirus.dc.gov/register.

-Symptoms? Stay home and call your doctor.
-Doctor isn’t available or cannot give you a COVID-19 test? Visit a free public testing site near you.
-Stay home while you await results.

Did #DCPW  miss your street? First check our live leaf map here; http://leaf.dpw.dc.gov/leafcollection/, and if you were...
12/04/2020

Did #DCPW miss your street? First check our live leaf map here; http://leaf.dpw.dc.gov/leafcollection/, and if you were missed send an address and I’ll make sure the teams are aware! - Jake #YouRakeWeTakeDC

#HappeningSoon: Don’t forget to tune in at 11 AM! 📲
12/03/2020

#HappeningSoon: Don’t forget to tune in at 11 AM! 📲

Join Dr. Stowe and Howard University Hospital at an upcoming #AARPDC Coronavirus Tele-Town Hall on Thursday, December 3. Get the latest on staying safe this winter.

#WellnessWednesday: It’s National Crohn’s and Colitis Week. There are many diets that can help alleviate Crohn’s and Col...
12/02/2020

#WellnessWednesday: It’s National Crohn’s and Colitis Week. There are many diets that can help alleviate Crohn’s and Colitis, including FODMAP and gluten-free diets.

Eating less sugar, soy, lactose, & carbs is a starter. Talk to your dietitian – make a new diet plan today!

#YouRakeWeTakeDC
12/02/2020

#YouRakeWeTakeDC

Rake your leaves into your tree box space the Sunday before your scheduled collection week!

Area D this means you! We’ll be coming through your streets next week. -Jake

#YouRakeWeTakeDC

#HealthandWellness: Join us and DC Public Library  for a nutrition and health discussion on December 15 at 1:00 PM. Lear...
12/01/2020

#HealthandWellness: Join us and DC Public Library for a nutrition and health discussion on December 15 at 1:00 PM. Learn more + register here: https://www.dclibrary.org/node/67586

Join Dr. Stowe and Howard University Hospital at an upcoming #AARPDC Coronavirus Tele-Town Hall on Thursday, December  3...
12/01/2020

Join Dr. Stowe and Howard University Hospital at an upcoming #AARPDC Coronavirus Tele-Town Hall on Thursday, December 3. Get the latest on staying safe this winter.

Tune in Tuesday, December 3 at 11 AM!
11/30/2020

Tune in Tuesday, December 3 at 11 AM!

Join us with experts from Howard University Hospital and the DC Department of Aging and Community Living for a special coronavirus live Q&A on Thurs., Dec. 3 at 11am. Get the latest on staying safe this season. Call-in info ⬇️ ⬇️

Join the Mayor's Office of LGBTQ Affairs for a night of community, connection, and collaboration as they celebrate World...
11/30/2020

Join the Mayor's Office of LGBTQ Affairs for a night of community, connection, and collaboration as they celebrate World AIDS Day. The celebration will include music, performances and a discussion about the impact of COVID-19 on people living with HIV/AIDS

The virtual event will take place on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, at 7 PM. RSVP at hrc.im/WorldAidsDay

Happy Thanksgiving from the Department of Aging and Community Living! Have a stellar and safe time – remember to practic...
11/26/2020

Happy Thanksgiving from the Department of Aging and Community Living! Have a stellar and safe time – remember to practice a safe social distance!

As cases increase nationwide, protect your family: limit exposure to other people, require all guests in your home to we...
11/25/2020

As cases increase nationwide, protect your family: limit exposure to other people, require all guests in your home to wear a mask, and practice good hygiene.

We've created signs for you to print for your home or to share with guests before coming over: bit.ly/dcsignage

The Department of Energy & Environment  is still actively enrolling qualified DC residents in #SolarForAll!Please visit ...
11/24/2020

The Department of Energy & Environment is still actively enrolling qualified DC residents in #SolarForAll!

Please visit doee.dc.gov/solarforall to apply online or download an application. For application assistance, please call the Solar for All Hotline at (202) 299-5271 or email [email protected].

Address

500 K St NE
Washington D.C., DC
20002

Take MetroRail on the Red Line to the New York Avenue/Florida Avenue Station you can walk to Florida and 5th Street and walk down to K Street. From the Red Line you may also exit at Union Station and take a D3, D4, D8 bus to 4th and K Street, NE. The Office on Aging is located at the corner of 5th and K Streets, NE.

General information

To reach the Office on Aging Information, Referral and Assistance Line call (202) 724-5626.

Opening Hours

Monday 08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 17:00
Thursday 08:30 - 17:00
Friday 08:30 - 17:00

Telephone

(202) 724-5626

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