WorkLife

Health & Wellness Programs

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Aging/Elder Care - National Organizations

Area Agencies on Aging

National Center on Caregiving

National Agency on Aging

Social Security Administration

Alzheimer’s Association

American Association of Retired Persons


Aging/Elder Care - Local Organizations
Center for Excellence in Aging and Geriatric Health

Williamsburg Physician's Center
3901 Treyburn Building, Suite 100
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Voice: 757-220-4751
Fax: 757-220-4756

 

The Peninsula Aging & Disability Resource Network, PADRN, is designed to be a simple directory where one can find both public and private providers of long-term support services within the four cities and two counties comprising Virginia's Peninsula area.

Peninsula Agency on Aging

739 Thimble Shoals Blvd., Suite # 1006
Newport News, VA 23606-3585
Telephone: (757) 873-0541

Sentara Home Health Services

1100 Professional Dr.
Williamsburg, VA
Telephone: (757) 259-6251

Retiree Insurance Counseling

VICAP (Virginia Insurance Counseling and Assistance Program) Bay Aging
Telephone: Toll Free 1-866-758-2386

Sentara Living Well

Sentara/Williamsburg Community Hospital
301 Monticello Ave.
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 259-6777

Older Adult Services

Catholic Charities of Hampton Roads
1315 Jamestown Road, Suite 202
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 253-2847

Senior Services

Community Assistance And Resources (CARES)
12829 Jefferson Avenue, Suite 101
Newport News, VA 23608
Telephone: (757) 875-0060

Senior Services

The Salvation Army
151 Kristiansand Drive, #106
Williamsburg, VA 23188
Telephone: (757) 229-6651

Healthy Edge for Seniors

Williamsburg Community Hospital
301 Monticello Avenue
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 259-6777

Respite Care Subsidy Assistance Program

Williamsburg United Methodist Church
514 Jamestown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 229-1771

Historic Triangle Senior Center

James City-Williamsburg Senior Center
5301 Longhill Road
Williamsburg, VA 23188
Telephone: (757) 259-4187

Hospice House

Hospice Support Care of Williamsburg
4445 Powhatan Parkway
Williamsburg, VA 23188
Phone (757) 253-1220

Hospice Services

Williamsburg Community Hospital
1100 Professional Dr.
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone (757) 229-3232


Grief & Loss
Compassionate Friends of Williamsburg

Telephone: (757) 566-0880

Bereavement Support

Hospice House
4445 Powhatan Parkway
Williamsburg, VA 23188
Telephone: (757) 253-1220

Bereavement Support

Catholic Charities of Hampton Roads, Inc.
1315 Jamestown Road, Suite 202
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 253-2847


Insurance Counseling
Virginia Insurance Coverage Assistance Program

804-758-2386


Mental Health/Substance Abuse Assistance  

Alcoholism Treatment Centers in Virginia

Additional Alcoholism Treatment Centers in Virginia

Mid-Atlantic Teen Challenge

9302 Warwick Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23601,
(757) 244-3737

In Williamsburg:

Colonial Behaviorial Health
Middle Peninsula Community Services Board
Peninsula Pastoral Counseling Center
 

Domestic Violence
Avalon: A Center for Women & Children

P.O. Box 1079
Williamsburg, VA 23187
Telephone: (804) 258-5051

The Purple Ribbon Project

6053 Mooretown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 220-9274
Fax: Same as telephone
Email: [[PurpleRP@aol.com]]

A.A.U.W. – American Association of University Women

P.O. Box 7316
Hampton, VA 23666
Telephone: (888) 8VA-AAUW
Email: aauw4va@patriot.net

Virginia Peninsula Council on Battered Women

P.O. Box 561
Hampton, VA 23669


Health & Fitness Opportunities
 

Campus Recreation at the College of William & Mary, (757) 221-3310

Weight Watchers

Commonwealth Program description

Weight Watchers Program

CommonHealth

Employee Assistance Program

Pilates

Class held in Adair Hall
Wednesdays/Fridays from 12:15 to 1pm
$50/semester for the class
Contact Brenda Mitchell  at   inshape@cox.net for more information

Water Aerobics

Class held in Adair Hall Pool
Tuesdays/Thursdays from 5:15 to 6:15 pm
$50/semester for the class
Contact Brenda Mitchell  at   inshape@cox.net for more information


Local Food Banks
Food Bank of the Peninsula

9912 Hosier St.
Newport News, VA 23601
Telephone: (757) 596-9912

The Salvation Army

151 Kristiansand Drive Suite #106
Williamsburg, VA 23188
Telephone: (757) 229-6651

Williamsburg Area Meals On Wheels

P.O. Box 709
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 229-9250

FISH

312 Waller Mill Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 220-9379

York County Church Women United Food Closet

St. Luke’s United MethodistChurch
300 Ella Taylor Road
Yorktown, VA 23692
Telephone: (757) 898-8057
Contact: Susan Sallwasser at (757) 868-8512


Child Care/Youth Development/Family Planning Resources
Child Development Resources (CDR)

First Steps Child Care & Development Ctrs
Griffin-Yeates Center
1490 Government Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 220-1168

Child Development Resources (CDR)

First Steps Child Care & Development Ctrs
Lafayette High School
4460 Longhill Road, Room 418
Williamsburg, VA
Telephone: (757) 565-4249

Child Development Resources (CDR)

First Steps Child Care & Development Ctrs
Infant & Toddler Services
P.O. Box 280
Norge, VA 23127
Telephone: (757) 566-TOTS

College of William & Mary

Child Care Center
3 Grisby Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23187
Telephone: (757) 221-2136

Unicorn Child Care

3021 Ironbound Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 220-0998

LA Petite Academy

5260 Olde Towne Road
Williamsburg, VA 23188
Telephone: (757) 220-0121

Childbirth Education (Lamaze)

Williamsburg Community Hospital
301 Monticello Ave.
FMC, 3rd Floor
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 229-INFO (4636)

Child Care Resource & Referral

Child Caring Connection
4312 Waller Mill Road
Suite # 500
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 229-7940

Pregnancy and Birth Parent Counseling

Children's Home Society
4200 Fitzhugh Ave.
Richmond, VA 23230
Telephone: Toll Free: (800) 247-2888

Pregnancy & Birth Parent Counseling

Catholic Charities of Hampton Roads
1315 Jamestown Road, Suite 202
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone Numbers: (757) 253-2847, Toll Free: (1-800-227-3002)

Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Virginia, Inc.

910 W. Mercury Blvd.
Hampton, VA 23666
Telephone Numbers:
Clinic - (757) 826-2079
Norfolk - (757) 624-9556
VA Beach - (757) 473-8116


Affordable Housing
Consumer Credit and Housing Counseling

Catholic Charities of Hampton Roads
1315 Jamestown Road, Suite 202
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 253-2847

Rental Assistance

JCC Dept. of Social Services
5248 OldeTowne Rd.
Williamsburg, VA 23188
Telephone: (757) 220-1272

Rental Assistance

York/Poquoson Dept. of Social Services
301 PO Drawer 917
Yorktown, VA 23692
Telephone: (757) 890-3787


Housing - Transitional Apartments
The Salvation Army

151 Kristiansand Drive #106
Williamsburg, VA 23188
Telephone: (757) 229-6651


Support Groups
Williamsburg AIDS Network

479 McLaws Circle, Suite 2
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 220-4606

Alzheimer’s Support

Eastern State Hospital- Building 33
4601 Ironbound Road
PO Box 8791
Williamsburg, VA 23187-8791
Telephone: (757) 253-5176

Arthritis Foundation

c/o Senior Services
P.O. Box 8700
Williamsburg, VA 23187
Telephone: (757) 259-6777

Breast Cancer Support

Williamsburg Community Hospital
301 Monticello Avenue
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 566-1940 
Email: JCLfarms@erols.com

Caregivers Support

Catholic Charities of Hampton Roads, Inc.
1315 Jamestown Road, Suite 202
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 253-2847

Diabetes Support

Williamsburg Community Hospital
301 Monticello Ave.
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 259-4225

Post-Polio Support Group

819 Player Lane
Newport News, VA 23602
Telephone: (757) 877-3576

Williamsburg Self Help for Hard of Hearing People (WISHHH)

Telephone: (757) 229-3272

Leukemia/Family Support Group

Telephone: Toll Free 1-800-866-4483

Parent Support Group

Telephone: (757) 229-7940

Parkinson’s Support Group

Williamsburg Landing
5700 Williamsburg Landing Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23182
Telephone: (757) 220-2627

Stroke Support Group

Mary Immaculate Hospital - Health Resources Center
2 Bernadine Drive
Newport News, VA 23602
Telephone: Rehabilitation Department
(757) 886-6480

Survivors of Suicide Support Group

Catholic Charities of Hampton Roads
12829 Jefferson Ave. Suite 101
Newport News, VA 23608
Telephone: (757) 875-0060

Weight Loss Support Group

Take Off Pounds Sensibly - TOPS
Meets at: Wellsprings UMC
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 566-3911

Miscellaneous Resources
Rita Welsh Adult Skills Tutoring Program

The College of William and Mary
Bryan Hall Basement
Williamsburg, VA
Telephone: (757) 221-3325

James City County Transit/Handi-Transit

James City County
109 Tewning Road Phone
Telephone: (757) 259-4093

American Automobile Association

Williamsburg Area Chamber of Commerce

421 North Boundary Street
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 229-6511

Academic Classes for Retirees

Christopher Wren Association
5300 Discovery Park Boulevard - Room 320, in New Town Discovery Park
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Telephone: (757) 221-1506

Therapy - The Virginia Institute of Pastoral Care (VIPCARE)

Bruton Parish Church
331 Duke of Gloucester St.
Williamsburg, VA 23187
Telephone: (757) 220-2299

Virginia School for the Deaf Blind and Multi-Disabled at Hampton

700 Shell Road
Hampton, VA 23661-2299
Telephone: (757) 247-2050
Toll Free: 1-800-666-0041

TRAFFIX – Serving Hampton Roads and Gloucester

1-800-700-RIDE