A message from Iona's Board of Directors.  Sally White, Iona’s Executive Director, has announced her plans to retire from the organization during …

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From the start of the pandemic, Asian American, and Pacific Islander communities have experienced a significant increase in hate crimes and racist rhe…

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March is National Social Work Month and National Nutrition Month. In celebration, Iona would like to introduce our teams working in these fields and e…

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I’m active in various groups on Zoom, and recently there’s been much discussion about rituals and how they can mark milestones in our lives or pun…

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Alicia McCarthy is a social worker at Iona's Wellness & Arts Center. In this interview, she discusses her daily responsibilities and how she e…

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Iona's adult day health center in Southeast DC, the Washington Home Center, is filled with beautiful artwork from local Black artists in tribute to th…

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Social isolation during the pandemic has been a hardship for many people—but especially older adults. For the last year, Dale Brown, founder of a na…

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Last Updated: March 22, 2021 District of Columbia residents ages 18 and older are now eligible to pre-register for vaccine appointments at https…

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Jim Nathanson, 88, knows a thing or two about wills. A lawyer and former District of Columbia Councilmember concerned with the needs and rights of res…

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Malnutrition is a condition that affects many older adults—but it’s not as simple as whether someone eats enough calories every day. Individuals a…

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