Welcome To Peninsula Agency on Aging

Serving Hampton, Newport News, Poquoson, Williamsburg, York & James City Counties

Peninsula Agency on Aging, Inc. (PAA) is committed to advocating for policies and resources to enhance the quality of life for seniors and family caregivers. With baby boomers now reaching senior status, PAA is dedicated to increasing information and services that have stood the test of time like in-home care, dining centers, transportation, and meals on wheels.

Upcoming Events

PAA Events - Chair Yoga

Recurring Event – Chair Yoga & Meditation

Peninsula Agency on Aging has partnered with Breathing Space, Inc., a non-profit promoting mindful movement, to offer a weekly Chair Yoga class. People with chronic pain and challenges with balance are welcome.

Come alone or bring a friend. Family caregivers: Please bring your loved one.

This program is for adults age 60 and over. No registration is required and participation is FREE.

Please view our Event Calendar for Details & Dates >

PAA Events - Family Caregiver Lunch & Learn Series

Family Caregiver Lunch & Learn Series
In Williamsburg

Thursday, October 13, 2016
“Getting a Good Night’s Sleep”
Learn how your and your loved one’s sleep is impacted by age, memory loss and chronic illness.

Thursday, November 10, 2016
“Self-Care Management”
Taking good care of yourself can help ensure you’re the best caregiver possible. Learn ways you can better care for yourself, including massage, healing, and meditation.

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Family Caregiver Lunch & Learn Series
In Hampton

Friday, October 7, 2016
“I’ve Become A Caregiver… Now What?”
Planning for the unexpected, having the knowledge and knowing what community resources are available will be the key to knowing what to do when becoming a caregiver.

Friday, November 4, 2016
“Caring for the Caregiver Resource Fair”
Only when we first help ourselves can we effectively help others. Caring for yourself is one of the most important, and one of the most overlooked, things you can do as a caregiver.

Friday, December 2, 2016
“Legal and Family Matters”
Learn strategies for protecting loved ones and yourself. Learn and ask questions about family documents and financial responsibility.

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Recurring Dates – Advance Care Planning

The Advance Care Planning Coalition of Eastern Virginia and the As You Wish Advance Care Planning program is pleased to partner with the Hospice Foundation of America and other As You Wish community partners in presenting Being Mortal: a community discussion on health care at end-of-life. Based on the best-selling book by Atul Gawande, MD, MPH, the program includes a screening of the PBS FRONTLINE film Being Mortal followed by informative discussion on what matters most to individuals and families and how to be prepared ahead of a medical crisis.

As You Wish is conducting a series of these community events, at eleven locations, this fall in support of the important and helpful message offered by this national program of community engagement.

There is no fee to attend but registration is required

Get All The Details and Register Here >

Experienced Employees in Transition Job Club

2nd and 4th Tuesday of Each Month

Join the Experienced Employees in Transition Job Club. This program is provided by PAA for speakers, workshops, networking, emotional and resource support throughout your job search! Learn more on our Workforce Development page >