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Social Security / Disability Insurance

Non-Legal Resources

  • Adult Protective Services, Department of Human Services

    Adult Protective Services investigates complaints about abuse, neglect, and exploitation of adults who are unable to care for themselves or to make decisions due to senility, alcoholism, mental confusion, physical handicaps, injuries, illness, or crisis in their lives. Read More

  • Center City Community Corporation

    This program assists residents through counseling and with referrals in housing, basic adult education, employment and service to senior citizens. A youth program is also included. Clothing (limited supply) and food banks are sometimes available. Read More

  • DC Office on Aging

    The DC Office on Aging develops and carries out a comprehensive and coordinated system of health, education, employment, and social services for the District's elderly population, who are 60 years of age and older. Its services include a city-run nursing home as well as Senior Centers throughout the District, all of which serve lunch. Read More

  • Iona Senior Service

    The Senior Service responds to the growing need and number of people 60 years and older. It helps both frail and active older persons stay independent and involved in the community by providing a wide variety of services. Read More

  • Kuehner Place for Abused and Neglected Elderly

    This is a program of the D.C. Office on Aging and SOME (So Others Might Eat). The shelter is for those elderly persons who have suffered some form of abuse or who are at risk in the community. There are multiple services offered, including meals. Read More

  • Office on Latino Affairs, Office of the Mayor, DC Government

    The mission of the Office on Latino Affairs is to improve the quality of life of the District's Latino population by providing community-based grants, advocacy, community relations and outreach services to residents so they can have access to a full range of health, education, housing, economic development and employment services. Read More

  • Vida Senior Centers

    Vida Senior Centers provides comprehensive health and social services organized into six programs: Health Promotion, Recreation and Socialization, Social Counseling, Nutrition, Transportation, and Education for Independent Living. The services provided under these programs are free and are bilingual and multicultural. Read More