City of Alexandria, VA
Nutrition & Health
Congregate meals, home delivered meals and resources for health information.
Senior Center Congregate Meals
Meals are served at two locations in the city.
Both centers offer a hot lunch Monday through Friday except for holidays. Additionally both centers are currently serving breakfast. There is no cost for meals for persons age 60 or older, but contributions are accepted. For more information contact the centers directly.
Alexandria Adult Day Services Center provides breakfast, lunch and a snack for program participants.
Home Delivered Meals
This service is available to persons age 60 and over who can no longer prepare meals for themselves, have no other means of receiving meals and are homebound except for going to medical appointments. Two types of meals are available:
Meals on Wheels delivers one hot and one cold meal Monday through Friday except for Holidays. There is financial assistance available for individuals age 60 or older unable to pay for meals. Please call the Office of Aging and Adult Services at 703-746-5999 for more information. For individuals under age 60 interested in receiving Meals on Wheels, please call Senior Services of Alexandria at 703-836-4414 ext. 12.
Liquid Nutrition program provides a liquid nutritional meal for individuals for whom a physician has recommended this supplement. There is financial assistance available for individuals age 60 or older unable to pay for this program. Please call the Office of Aging and Adult Services at 703-746-5999 for more information.
More information is available directly from the City’s Health Department
Flora Krause Casey Clinic - 1200 N. Howard Street - 703-519-5979