We want to make sure you have access to the knowledge you need in order to plan for your aging or be the very best caregiver that you can be. That starts with our Resource Library. Here you’ll find various Iona publications and fact sheets on aging and caregiving-related services in the Washington, DC region.
If you have any additional questions, need referrals, or want to discuss your concerns with a real person, you can also call Iona’s free Helpline. Staffed throughout the week by experts in aging, we’re here to answer your questions and direct you to the services that you need. Contact (202) 895-9448, and ask for our Helpline to get started.
Iona’s Resource Guide
Iona’s free biennial Resource Guide provides a comprehensive directory of aging and caregiving resources in metropolitan Washington, DC. Listings cover popular topics like Food Programs, Home Care and Home Health Services, Housing Options, Legal Services, Senior Service Agencies, Transportation, Support Groups, and more.
A joint project between Iona and the DC Office on Aging
Adult Day Health Programs (download)
Finding Legal Assistance (download)
Low-Cost Housing Options (download)
Reverse Mortgages (download)
Senior Service Network Lead Agencies (download)
Testing for Memory Loss (download)
Transportation for Riders Needing Assistance (download)
Transportation for Independent Riders (download)
Veterans Aid & Attendance (download)
DC Supplemental Security Income (download)
DC Villages (download)
Planning Now for Life Ahead: A Guide for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Caregivers
Published with support from the Aetna Foundation and written in partnership with the Greater Washington Partnership for Palliative and End-of-Life Care and the Alzheimer’s Foundation.
Around Town DC
Iona’s Around Town DC online directory compiles activities, programs, and even some online tools primarily related to wellness, fitness, and recreation for people ages 60+. Most programs take place in Northwest neighborhoods of DC. Visit our website now to find a fitness group, art class, lecture, and more!
Transportation Resources for Washington, DC Older Adults
Compiled by the Iona Senior Services Citizens Advisory Group, this reference guide includes fact sheets, regional and DC transportation information, and other resources for navigating and using a number of public and private transportation options. Contact numbers and websites are provided. Older adults, caregivers and others who may require accommodations or assistance are invited to use this guide to moving around Washington, DC.