About Us

  Senior Connections, The Capital Area Agency on Aging is a private nonprofit
  501(c)(3) organization established in 1973. Senior Connections is a member of a 
  network of approximately 700 Area Agencies on Aging (AAAs) with 25 located in the
 Commonwealth of Virginia.

  Senior Connections receives federal funding under the provisions of the Older 
   Americans Act and state funds administered by the Virginia Department for the Aging.
  Funding is also provided by city and county governments.

 As a private nonprofit organization, Senior Connections accepts community support in
  the form of monetary donations, contributions, and volunteer service. The Agency welcomes opportunities for

Our Vision
"Seniors with improved quality of life."

Our Mission
"Empowering seniors to live with dignity and choice."

Thelma Bland Watson, Ph.D, Executive Director, directs the day-to-day operations of the Agency.

Senior Connections, The Capital Area Agency on Aging is governed by a Board of Directors and receives counsel from its Advisory Council.

Click HERE for a copy of our brochure and here for a copy of
Programas y Servicios.

"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