The Office of Senior Adult Programs, a division of Arlington County ’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Resources, coordinates programs and activities at nine senior centers and runs the Senior Adult Travel office. Registration, which costs $10 per year, provides seniors aged 55 and over access to all senior centers and community centers with senior programming, plus local and overnight travel opportunities and a subscription to a bi-monthly program guide. Each senior center offers programs in physical fitness, education, social, wellness and recreation. To obtain information regarding registration with the Office of Senior Adult Programs, call 703-228-4744.

* Arlington Mill. 4975 Columbia Pike, Arlington. Phone 703-228-7791. Open Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday, 12 a.m.-6 p.m.

* Aurora Hills Senior Center. 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. Phone 703-228-5722. Open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m.-3p.m.

* Culpepper Garden Senior Center. 4435 N. Pershing Drive. Phone 703-228-4403. Open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

* Dawson Terrace Senior Center. 2133 N. Taft St . Phone 703-228-6300. Open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. –1 p.m., classes 6-9 p.m. Nutrition site.

* Langston-Brown Senior Center. 2121 N. Culpeper St. Phone 703-228-6300. Open Monday through Friday 9 a.m-1:00 p.m. Nutrition site.

* Lee Senior Center. 5722 Lee Higway. Phone 703-228-0555. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

* Madison Senior Center. 3829 N. Stafford St. Phone 703-228-5285. Open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.–3 p.m.

* Walter Reed Senior Center. Multi-purpose Center: 2909 S. 16th St. (703)228-0955.

Adult Day Care

Madison Adult Day Health Care Center

Department of Human Services

3829 N. Stafford St.


The goal of the program is to enable people with physical and/or cognitive impairments to maintain their maximum level of independence and to remain in the community as long as possible by providing a daytime health program in a protected environment. Services offered include health care monitoring, nursing care and support, personal care, therapeutic recreation, special therapies, nutritional guidance, lunch, snacks, and support for family members and caregivers.