Quick Overview of our Agency
We understand that navigating your way through all the programs and services available can be difficult or overwhelming.
Refer to this guide
for quick descriptions of all our programs and services, as well as some useful resources for caregivers and those looking for assistance remaining independent in their homes.
Our Mission Statement
Empower independence, Enhance the quality of life, and Enjoy aging by offering a supportive network for older persons and their families through advocacy, education, coordination, and implementation of programs and services for older adults in the tri-jurisdictional area.
Our Vision Statement
Empower, Enhance & Enjoy Aging
The responsibilities of the Prince William Area Agency on Aging include: maintaining the independence and quality of life for adults and their families and advocating, educating, coordinating and implementing programs and services for older adults. The Agency serves older adults, their families and caregivers in the tri-jurisdictional areas of Prince William County, the City of Manassas and the City of Manassas Park. The Agency is one of more than 670 agencies in the
National Association of Area Agencies on Aging. Area residents are invited to participate in our programs. Some programs are open to those age 55 and older, others are open to residents age 60 and older. Please check with individual program staff regarding specific eligibility requirements.
Request for Presentations
The Prince William Area Agency on Aging provides presentations to groups in the community. Requests must be received at least two weeks prior to the event date. Each request will be reviewed for appropriateness and staff availability.
For more information about our programs and services, call 703-792-6374, or email email@example.com. Our TDD number is 703-792-6444. Para asistencia en Español acerca de los servicios para personas mayores llame al 703-792-5962.
aREA AGENCY ON AGING RECEIVES DONATION TO HELP FAMILIES SUFFERING WITH DEMENTIA
Last week, Jane Priest and Sonya Amartey from the Alzheimer's Association came by to present the Agency with a $1,000 donation. The Alzheimer's Association staff had collected $10,000 through a program similar to our Charitable Giving Campaign. The Prince William Area Agency on Aging was selected as one of ten agencies to receive a portion of the funds that they had collected.
This $1,000 donation will be used at the Adult Day Healthcare to enhance services to the participants and to possibly offer training to the caregivers. Please see the article that Prince William County Communications office wrote about the donation: DETAILS
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The Prince William Area Agency on Aging is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of its transit services on the basis of race, color or national origin, as protected by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. For additional information on the Agency’s nondiscrimination policies and procedures or to file a complaint, please contact Sarah Henry, Director and Title VI Program Manager at 5 County Complex Court, Suite 240, Prince William, VA 22192; (703) 792-6439;SHenry@pwcgov.org.
Instructions for filing a Title VI complaint