Public Service Information

Welcome to our community information page concerning various subjects that may help an individual, family or group with issues of concern Note: The information will come from a variety of sources and questions concerning the information should be addressed to the source listed.

Seniors & Family:

  • Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services-Web site with information to help seniors or their care givers find out about available services. http://www.vda.virginia.gov/
  • Effective Jan 1, 2015-New drivers’ license rules for drivers 75 and older:
    http://www.dailyprogress.com/license-renewal-process-updated/article_fef0332e-26a2-5930-8c93-f12646c528d5.html
  • Virginia Insurance Counseling (VICAP) and Assistance Program-This is a free and confidential counseling service to see whether older Virginians receiving Medicare might qualify for assistance in paying for prescription medication. The Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) has a video posted to the DARS YouTube channel at http://youtu.be/FRRx8jpl3iQ.
  • Managing Someone Else’s Money: Virginia http://www.consumerfinance.gov/blog/managing-someone-elses-money-virginia/
  • Affairs in Order A planning and resource guide prepared by the Committee on Aging of the Diocese of Virginia.
    Committee on Aging-Chair: The Rev. Stephen Shepherd. Staff Liaison: Anna Moncure, 800-DIOCESE x25

Public Benefits for Virginians in Need of Assistance: