Aging Services

A wide variety of services targeted to senior adults are available, including information and referral, links to resources, advocacy, community education, limited case management, counseling / consultation for persons with multiple needs, home visits, access to affordable assisted living, dental services, and more.
 


Fairfax Division of Adult & Aging Services


Through contract arrangements with the Division of Adult and Aging Services, City of Falls Church residents may access home-based care, Meals on Wheels, employment services, insurance counseling, volunteer opportunities, mandated adult protective services, and more.

Call the Adult and Aging Services at 703-324-5411, TTY 703-449-1186.
 

Assisted Living Programs


Through agreements with the City of Falls Church, Sunrise Senior Living offers set-aside beds and The Kensington offers subsidized assisted living to low and moderate-income City residents or members of their immediate families.

Sunrise Senior Living Set-Aside Program


Through an agreement with the City, Sunrise Senior Living has a number of set-aside beds for qualified Falls Church senior residents. You may qualify for a reduced room and board rate if you are resident of the city or have a family member who is
a resident are age 62 and older, and meet income eligibility guidelines.

The Kensington Subsidized Program


Through an agreement between The Kensington and the City, Housing and Human Services is offering eligible seniors the opportunity to participate in a subsidized assisted living program at this facility. You may qualify if you are a resident of the City or have a family member who is a resident, are age 62 and older, and meet income eligibility guidelines.   
 

Senior Center

The Recreation and Parks Department offers a consolidated program of activities including social activities, recreation programs and trips for area seniors at the Senior Center located in the Community. More information on Senior Center

Need Help


Are you a resident that needs someone to perform a job such as yard work or snow shoveling, contact the Recreation and Parks at 703-248-5307 (TTY 711)

Relief Programs for the Elderly and Disable Residents


The City of Falls Church provides Real Estate Tax Relief, Personal Property/Auto Decal Relief and Rent Relief to City residents who are either 65 or older, or permanently and totally disable, and meet the income and asset eligibility requirements.  Applications are available beginning in mid-February of each year with a deadline date of April 15th.

Eligibility requirements:
    -  Applicants must be residents of the City of Falls Church as of December 31st 
    -  Applicants must be 65 year of age, or permanently and totally disabled
    -  For Rent Relief you cannot be receiving a rent subsidy
    -  Income and asset requirements vary from program to program
 
  Current eligibility requirements and applications

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