The Virginia Aging Statistics & Resource Guide contains key information, links and statistics for senior citizens in Virginia. With an aging population and the average cost of care averaging between $22.00 an hour for home care to $8,213 a month for skilled nursing care, Virginia is typically less expensive than the national average.  This guide also contains helpful contact information for county offices, Alzheimer’s Disease organizations and government agencies that offer assistance to caregivers and senior citizens. 

Virginia Key Statistics

Choosing Long Term Care in Virginia

  • Virginia Home Care Agencies Directory: The average hourly home care rate in Virginia is $22.00, making Virginia less expensive than the national average ($22.50) for home care. 
  • Virginia Adult Day Care Directory: The average cost of adult day care in Virginia is $1,603 per month making Virginia less expensive than the national average ($1,625) for adult day care.
  • Virginia Assisted Living Directory: The average cost of assisted living in Virginia is $4,800 per month making Virginia more expensive than the national average ($4,051) for assisted living.
  • Virginia Skilled Nursing Directory: The average cost of skilled nursing in Virginia is $8,213 per month making Virginia less expensive than the national average ($8,517) for skilled nursing.

Virginia Senior Services

The Office for Aging Services of the Division for Community Living

Address: 1610 Forest Avenue, Suite 100, Henrico, Virginia 23229

Phone: 804-662-9333 

Toll Free: 800-552-3402 

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Virginia State Plan on Aging

Virginia Elder Justice and Advocacy

Adult Protective Services Division Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services

Address: 8004 Franklin Farms Drive, Henrico, VA 23229-5019

Phone: 804.662.7000

Toll Free: 800.552.5019 

TTY: 800.464.9950 

To report suspected adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, call the APS hotline:(888) 832-3858

Virginia Support for Caregivers

Virginia Senior Disaster Preparedness

Virginia Health Care Fraud

Virginia Associate of Area Agencies on Aging

Address: 24 E. Cary Street, Suite 100, Richmond, VA 23219

Phone: (804)644-5628

Email: ContactSMP@TheV4A.org

Virginia Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Virginia Medicaid Elderly & Disabled Waiver Programme

Virginia Medicare and Insurance Counseling

Virginia Elderly Nutrition & Wellness

Virginia Prescription Assistance

Virginia Area Agencies for Aging

Mountain Empire Older Citizens (Lee, Wise, Scott, Norton)

Address: P.O. Box 888, Big Stone Gap, VA 24219-0888

Phone: 276-523-4202

Toll Free: 1-800-252-6362

Fax: 276-523-4208

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Appalachian Agency For Senior Citizens (Dickenson, Buchanan, Tazewell, Russell)

Address: P.O. Box 765, Cedar Bluff, VA 24609-0765

Phone: 276-964-4915

Toll Free: 1-800-656-2272

Fax: 276-963-0130

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District Three Governmental Cooperative (Washington, Smyth, Wythe, Bland, Grayson, Carroll, Galax, Bristol)

Address: 4453 Lee Highway, Marion, VA 24354-4270

Phone: 276-783-8150

Toll Free: 1-800-541-0933

Fax: 276-783-3003

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New River Valley Agency on Aging (Giles, Floyd, Pulaski, Montgomery, Radford)

Address: 6226 University Park Drive, Suite 3100, Fairlawn, VA 24301

Phone: 540-980-7720

Fax: 540-980-7724

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Local Office on Aging (Roanoke, Craig, Botetourt, Alleghany, Salem, Roanoke, Clifton Forge, Covington)

Address: P.O. Box 14205, Roanoke, Virginia 24038-4205

Phone: 540-345-0451

Fax: 540-981-1487

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Valley Program for Aging Services (Rockingham, Rockbridge, Augusta, Highland, Bath, Buena Vista, Lexington, Waynesboro, Harrisonburg, Staunton)

Address: P.O. Box 14205, Waynesboro, VA 22980-0603

Phone: 540-949-7141

Toll Free: 1-800-868-8727

Fax: 540-949-7143

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Shenandoah Area Agency on Aging (Page, Shenandoah, Warren, Clarke, Frederick, Winchester)

Address: 207 Mosby Lane, Front Royal, VA 22630-2611

Phone: 540-551-5615

Toll Free: 1-800-883-4122

Fax: 540-636-7810

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Alexandria Division of Aging & Adult Services (Alexandria)

Address: 6101 Stevenson Avenue, Suite 200, Alexandria, VA 22304

Phone: 703-746-5999

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Arlington Agency on Aging (Arlington)

Address: 2100 Washington Boulevard, 4th Floor, Arlington, VA 22204-5703

Phone: 703-228-1700

Fax: 703-228-1174

TTY: 703-228-1788

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Fairfax Area Agency on Aging (Fairfax, Falls Church)

Address: 12011 Government Center Parkway, Suite 720, Fairfax, VA 22035

Phone: 703-324-5411

Fax: 703-449-9552

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Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging (Loudoun)

Address: 742 Miller Drive SE, Leesburg, VA 20175

Phone: 703-777-0257

Fax: 703-771-5161

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Prince William Area Agency on Aging (Prince William, Manassas, Manassas Park, Woodbridge)

Address: 5 County Complex, Suite 240, Woodbridge, VA 22192

Phone: 703-792-6400

Fax: 703-792-4734

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Rappahannock-Rapidan Community Services Board (Orange, Madison, Culpeper, Rappahannock, Fauquier)

Address: P.O. Box 1568, Culpeper, VA 22701

Phone: 540-825-3100

Fax: 540-825-6245

TDD: 540-825-7391

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Jefferson Area Board for Aging (Nelson, Albemarle, Louisa, Fluvanna, Greene, Charlottesville)

Address: 674 Hillsdale Drive, Suite 9, Charlottesville, VA 22901

Phone: 434-817-5222

Fax: 434-817-5230

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Central Virginia Alliance for Community Living (Bedford, Amherst, Campbell, Appomattox, Bedford, Lynchburg)

Address: 501 12th Street, Suite A, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Phone: 434-385-9070

Fax: 434-385-9209

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Southern Area Agency on Aging (Patrick, Henry, Franklin, Pittsylvania, Martinsville, Danville)

Address: 204 Cleveland Avenue, Martinsville, VA 24112-4228

Phone: 276-632-6442

Fax: 276-632-6252

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Lake Country Area Agency on Aging (Halifax, Mecklenburg, Brunswick, South Boston)

Address: 1105 West Danville St, South Hill, Virginia 23970-3501

Phone: 434-447-7661

Fax: 434-447-4074

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Piedmont Senior Resources Area Agency on Aging (Nottoway, Prince Edward, Charlotte, Lunenburg, Cumberland, Buckingham, Amelia)

Address: 1413 South Main Street, P.O. Box 398, Burkeville, Virginia 23922-0398 Phone: 434-767-5588

Toll Free: 800-995-6918

Fax: 434-767-2529

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Senior Connections – Capital Area Agency on Aging (Charles City, Henrico, Goochland, Powhatan, Chesterfield, Hanover, New Kent, City of Richmond)

Address: 24 East Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23219

Phone: 804-343-3000

Toll Free: 800-995-6918

Fax: 804-649-2258

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Rappahannock Area Agency on Aging (Caroline, Spotsylvania, Stafford, King George, Fredericksburg)

Address: 460 Lendall Lane, Fredericksburg, VA 22405

Phone: 540-371-3375

Toll Free: 800-262-4012

Fax: 540-371-3384

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Bay Aging (Westmoreland, Northumberland, Richmond, Lancaster, Essex, Middlesex, Mathews, King & Queen. King William, Gloucester)

Address: P.O. Box 610, Urbanna, VA 23175

Phone: 804-758-2386

Fax: 804-758-5773

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Crater District Area Agency On Aging (Dinwiddie, Sussex, Greensville, Surry, Prince George, Petersburg, Hopewell, Emporia, Colonial Heights)

Address: 23 Seyler Drive, Petersburg, VA 23805

Phone: 804-732-7020

Fax: 804-732-7232

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Senior Services of Southeastern Virginia (Southampton, Isle of Wight, Franklin, Suffolk, Portsmouth, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Norfolk)

Address: 5 Interstate Corporate Center, 6350 Center Drive, Suite 101, Norfolk, Virginia 23502

Phone: 757-461-9481

Fax: 757-461-1068

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Peninsula Agency on Aging (James City, York, Williamsburg, Newport News, Hampton, Poquoson)

Address: 739 Thimble Shoals Boulevard, Building 1000, Suite 1006, Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: 757-873-0541

Fax: 757-872-1437

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Eastern Shore Area Agency on Aging- Community Action Agency (Accomack, Northampton

Address: 5432 Bayside Road, Exmore, VA 23350

Phone: 757-442-9652

Toll Free: 800-452-5977

Fax: 757-442-9303

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Resources

National Healthcare, Caregiving & Senior Living Resources

Virginia Healthcare, Caregiving & Senior Living Resources

Alzheimer’s Organizations & Resources

Virginia Senior Health Studies

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