Powhatan County Senior Resources
The Powhatan County/Senior Navigator Partnership addresses the needs of seniors and those that care for them. Here you will find local resources and information on health and aging.
VA Division for the Aging
The Virginia Division for the Aging fosters the independence and well-being of older Virginians and supports their caregivers through leadership, advocacy and oversight of state and community programs, and guides the Commonwealth in preparing for an aging population.
Senior Connections serves the citizens of Planning Service Area 15 (PSA15) which includes the counties of Charles City, Chesterfield, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, New Kent and Powhatan, and the City of Richmond. We maintain a central office location and seven field offices in the counties for our clients' convenience. Senior Connections is part of a nationwide network of Area Agencies on Aging (AAAs) that provide information, advocacy, and direct services to seniors and their families. There are 25 AAAs in Virginia and more than 650 nationwide.
Senior Citizens Handbook from the Virginia State Bar
The Senior Citizens Handbook is a resource for seniors, their families, and their caregivers to provide an overview of and contact information for opportunities and choices facing senior citizens today, with a summary of how specific laws affect Virginia's elder citizens and practical advice on issues such as Medicaid, Alzheimer’s Disease, landlord-tenant relations, and much more. There is also an extensive list of community-service organizations that detail the various services available to senior citizens.
Senior Navigator is a 501(c)3 non-profit whose mission is to provide helpful, free health and aging information to seniors, caregivers, people with disabilities via an accessibile high-tech/high-touch approach.
Techboomers.com is a free educational website that teaches older adults and other inexperienced Internet users with basic computer skills about websites that can help improve their quality of life.