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  District Resources for Seniors:
  DC Department of Aging & Community Living Logo DC Department of Aging and Community Living (DACL)
Services include: Information and referral, case management, nutrition sites and delivery, home retrofitting. See also DACL's full list of services. The Ward 3 Lead Agency for DACL is Iona Senior Services.
  DC Department of Human Services logo Adult Protective Services
Report suspected abuse, neglect, financial exploitation to the
APS hotline - (202) 541-3950.
  Ready DC logo Ready DC
Emergency Planning for Seniors
  Knox Boxes
Knox Rapid Access System removes barriers to entry when first responders respond to an emergency call - Read more about them on page 7 of the Jan/Feb 2021 issue of The Village News.
  Programs:
  Around Town DC logo Around Town DC
An event directory for people age 60 and up to learn about programs and activities, and get involved in Wards 2 & 3.
  DC Department of Parks & Recreation logo DC Department of Parks and Recreation
Arts and wellness programming including Senior only fitness & arts classes
Sign up on the website or contact:
Brittany Miller, Senior Programs Coordinator
Chevy Chase Community Center
(202) 282-2201
  Neighborhood News and Email Lists:
 
Chevy Chase News & Notes
News about local businesses and items of interest to the local Chevy Chase community.
  Tenleytown Main Street
Tenleytown Main Street (TMS) is a community-based nonprofit organization that works with residents and local businesses to strengthen the economic vitality of Tenleytown. We seek to achieve a business district that is a thriving, walkable, and friendly neighborhood center that retains its small town feel with up-to-date urban amenities.
  Chevy Chase Community Listserv
The Chevy Chase Community Listserv is a moderated discussion forum where over 5,300 residents in Chevy Chase, DC and Maryland share information, seek advice and address community and area-wide issues. This listserv was founded on April 6, 2001 and is independent of any organization.
 

Tenleytown listserv
Residents of the broader Tenleytown neighborhood of Washington, DC.


 

Cleveland Park listserv
A neighborhood email list for people who live, work, and enjoy the Washington, DC neighborhood of Cleveland Park and other nearby neighborhoods. It's a way to meet, exchange news, and find out what's happening in the area. The Cleveland Park Listserv is Washington's most vibrant electronic community. 

  Transportation:
  Capitol Hill Village logo
Transportation Options for Seniors & People with Disabilities
In an effort to provide on demand and easily accessible resource tools to our members and the larger community, Capitol Hill Village has created a resource guide of available transportation options within the region.
  Iona Senior Services logo Transportation Resource Guide
The Iona Citizen Advisory Group recently created a Transportation Resource Guide in an attempt to collect in one place transportation options available to DC residents.
  Uber logo Accessibility at Uber
Information about accessibility of Uber for people with various disabilities.
  Extreme Weather Assistance:
  DC Snow Team logo DC Snow Removal
Information & tips on winter weather, including: Safety, Winter shelters, how to sign up for the DC Snow Team to get help with snow shoveling and the senior snow removal exemption.
  DC.gov logo

DC Heat Emergency Information
What to do during a heat advisory including a map of cooling centers in DC.

There is also the DACL Senior StayCool program that will repair or replace window air conditioning unit(s) and inoperable heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) centralized units for income-eligible seniors.

  Local DC Council Members:
  Mary Cheh (Ward 3) logo Ward 3 DC Councilmember Mary Cheh
  Ward 4 DC Councilmember Janeese Lewis George
  Local ANCs:
  ANC 3E logo ANC 3E
Advisory Neighborhood Commission for AU Park, Tenleytown and Friendship Heights
  ANC 3F logo ANC 3F
Advisory Neighborhood Commission for Van Ness, North Cleveland Park, Wakefield, Forest Hills
  ANC 3/4G logo ANC 3/4G
Advisory Neighborhood Commission for Chevy Chase
  Emergency Preparedness:
  From Samantha Nolan - 
Metropolitan Police Department Citywide Neighborhood Watch and Crime Prevention Trainer

 

Northwest Neighbors Village, P.O. Box 39135 Washington, DC 20016
(202) 935-6060  -  info@nnvdc.org