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Aging & Adult Services
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Recreation

Opportunities to engage in recreation and social activities regardless of your age or ability.

The Alexandria Adult Day Services Center is a daytime program for older adults with disabilities.  The Center offers therapeutic recreation programs and leisure activities for center participants to help increase their physical, mental, emotional and social abilities. 

Senior Centers offer independent seniors opportunities to participate in a wide range of activities including exercise, creative activities, field trips, music, education and information, computer classes, English as a second language, cultural activities, inter-generational activities, celebrations and fun!  Center participants also enjoy nutritious meals and spend time making friends and socializing. 

There are two senior centers in Alexandria operated by the Office of Aging and Adult Services:

  • St. Martins Senior Center    
    4650 Taney Avenue, Alexandria, VA  22304   
    703-751-2766  
    To view the monthly activities calendar for St. Martins, click here
  • Charles Houston Senior Center
    901 Wythe Street, Alexandria, VA  22314
    703-746-5456

Transportation is provided to both centers.  There is no charge for meals at the centers for individuals age 60 or older. For more information, contact the centers directly.

Alexandria Department of Recreation and Cultural Activities offers a wide range of activities for seniors and their families.

Related Links

  • Arts for the Aging 
  • Young At Art – a juried art show for seniors.  Contact Senior Services of Alexandria at 703-836-4414

2525 Mt. Vernon Ave.
Alexandria, VA 22301
703.746.5700
Fax: 703.746.5974

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.