The Resource for Aging Well

Please Support Our Services for
Older Adults and Caregivers
by designating
Senior Connections
for your contribution
through the United Way
and Combined Virginia
Campaign -
CVC Code 3877

We are grateful to receive
funding support
from the United Way of
Greater Richmond  & Petersburg.

Senior Connections, The Capital
Area Agency on Aging is an
accredited charity member of
the Better Business Bureau

Our Five Year Strategic Plan
Oct. 1, 2015 - Sept. 30, 2019
"Engaging our Communities
and Promoting Partnerships"
The Plan sets priorities and
provides a focus for the 
next five years
in three areas:
Visibility and Marketing
Programs and Services
Funding and Resources

“Empowering seniors to live with
dignity and choice”

“Seniors with improved quality of life.”
Click HERE to read the Plan.











Welcome to Senior Connections!

Our Mission: "Empowering seniors to live with dignity and choice."
Senior Connections, The Capital Area Agency on Aging offers a comprehensive range of Home and Community-Based Services for older adults, caregivers and persons with disabilities in the City of Richmond and the counties of Charles City, Chesterfield, GoochlandHanover, Henrico, New Kent, and Powhatan. Click here to learn more about our Service Region.

Senior Connections is dedicated to helping seniors maintain quality of life and independence as they age. We place special emphasis on helping the frail and disadvantaged elderly who may be socially isolated and physically or economically at risk. Senior Connections serves as an advocacy and education organization focusing on issues that impact current and future retirees.

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Upcoming Events - Click blue "i" button for a map
Healthy YOU: "When Health Impedes Safe Driving"
6/28/2017 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Brookdale Imperial Plaza, 1717 Bellevue Ave., Richmond
Presented by Haley Glynn of the Mid Atlantic Foundation for Safety and Education. This is a free eve...
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"Purposeful Seniors"
7/14/2017 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Deep Run Recreation Center, Henrico VA
Ages 50+. Come gather with friends to create memories while doing good for others. This group will w...
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Senior Safety Day
7/20/2017 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
First Baptist Church, Corner of Monument and the B
Presented by the Senior Center of Greater Richmond, Office of the Attorney General Mark Herring and ...
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"Lead the Conversation: Advanced Care Planning
7/22/2017 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Henrico Training Center, 7701 Parham Rd., Henrico, VA 23294
Join Honoring Choices Virginia and EngAGE to share perspectives on how to begin the important conver...
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Gov. McAuliffe Signs Proclamation:

Community Office Hours
Mayor Levar Stoney

From the Desk Of
Dr. Thelma B. Watson, CEO
Worthy News About Aging Adults

June 5, 2017
June 12, 2017
June 19, 2017
June 26, 2017

Oct. 2012 - Sept. 2019
Strategic Plan

Press Release

Services and Programs to
Keep Older Adults
Connected in Their
Communities - June 2017

Public Comment Sessions


The 14th Annual
Empty Plate Luncheon
October 4, 2017

Application for
Virginia Veterans
Legal Service Clinic



Greater Richmond Age Wave
Readiness Coalition
(Partnership Between VCU Dept.
of Gerontology & Senior Connections)

Age Wave
2015 Strategic Update

"Senior Connections on
Parade 1973 - 2013"

Click below to learn about our History
With Age Comes Change . . .
The Evolution of Senior Connections:
40 Years of Progress