Community Resources

Williamsburg Area Faith In Action: Phone: (757) 258-5890 Email: info@wfia.org Website: http://www.wfia.org

Faith in Action is a national volunteer movement that brings together volunteers from many faiths and the community. Their mission is to help the elderly, chronically ill and disabled adults maintain their independence and dignity by providing them assistance with everyday activities. Through friendly volunteers, Williamsburg Area Faith in action is able to provide transportation, friendly visiting, reassurance calls, grocery shopping, light housekeeping, and yard work.

 

Peninsula Agency on Aging: Phone: (757) 873-0541 Email: information@paainc.org Website: http://www.paainc.org

Peninsula Agency on Aging is a non-profit organization that provide programs in cooperation with other community agencies in Hampton, Newport News, Williamsburg, Poquoson, and James City and York counties to assist older Virginians in independent and productive living. The agency is a clearing-house for information, coordinates services, and provide planning and leadership on aging issues.

 

Meals on Wheels: Phone: (703) 548-5558 Email: Mowaa@mowaa.org Website: http://www.mowaa.org

The Meals On Wheels Association of America (MOWAA) is the oldest and largest organization in the United States representing those who offer meal services to people in need. Since 1976, MOWAA has worked to arm local senior nutrition programs with the resources, tools and information they need to provide meals and make a difference in the lives of our neighbors, our veterans and all of our nation’s seniors who are facing the threat of hunger.

 

Peninsula Aging & Disability Resource Network : Phone: (757) 345-6277 Email: info@padrn.org Website: http://www.padrn.org

The Peninsula Aging & Disability Resource Network (PADRN) website is your Internet “one-stop” for local providers of long term support and services. The site is designed to be simple to read, easy to navigate, and comprehensive of trustworthy resources. Providers listed on PADRN.org have received peer-review and approval. It is not a directory supported by advertising dollars. PADRN represents the four cities and two counties comprising Virginia’s Peninsula area.

 

Alzheimer’s Association: Phone: 1-800-272-3900 Email: info@alz.org Website: http://www.alz.org

The Alzheimer’s Association is the world’s leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research. They provide services to those affected by Alzheimer’s and other dementias; advocate for policy change and research funding; and advance research toward prevention, treatment and cure.