Tag: at home in alexandria

Residents organize homemade mask-making efforts

By Luke Anderson | landerson@alextimes.com Alexandria residents are dusting off their sewing machines to create homemade face masks, the must-have fashion – and safety –...

Seniors: Help your neighbors stay connected

By Cele Garrett In the best of times, our older neighbors are at the greatest risk of feeling socially isolated and lonely. This is especially...

Dementia Friendly Alexandria strives to educate the community

By Jane King Dementia can be a mystery to people who may not know how to react when they encounter someone with the disease. This...

At Home in Alexandria celebrates annual fall fundraiser

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com At Home in Alexandria, a nonprofit that supports Alexandrians ages 55 and up, held its annual fundraiser on Sunday, according...

Seniors: Combatting loneliness in older adults

By Cele Garrett In January 2018, the British government announced the creation of its first Minister of Loneliness. Many people wondered if that was a...