Reliable Resources Matter

Reliable resources matter, especially in time-sensitive circumstances. Lack of reliable information, or overload related to health care and residential options can create confusion and interfere with making crucial decisions. Advocates for Citizen Access is dedicated to promoting access to digestible, trusted resource information for aging and underserved populations, and advocating for options that meet their health care and residential living needs.

Resource Exhibits at Community Events NAACP Housing Fair
Guided Tours Senior Living Communities Motown Event at Seabury Friendship Terrace
Community Conversations in Virtual Environment Caring Through COVID, a collaboration with Fairfax County Health and NVBCC

We serve as a channel to connect individuals with affordable health care services and enable them to make informed decisions on residential living options.  Through resource gathering, information sharing and collaboration with partners we promote and advocate for appropriate interventions aimed at improving health and residential outcomes for underserved populations.

Our Core Programs

Health Care & Wellness

Through community engagement, information sharing and direct outreach, Advocates for Citizen Access promotes public health interventions aimed at improving outcomes for vulnerable populations. We work to connect individuals with access to affordable health care that meets their needs, and advocate for addressing social determinants of health that impact overall health outcomes.

Residential Living Options & Alternatives

Our liaisons assist individuals in accessing new resources when making decisions on adapted residential living environments and other changing circumstances.   Safety or mobility-adapted improvements, in-home aid, decluttering strategies, downsizing and assisted searches for aging such as independent or assisted living environments. When identifying adapted or senior-friendly residential settings, we utilize into a network of community service organizations, and local, state and federal agencies to identify appropriate options.

Advocates for Citizen Access, established in 2018 under the Virginia State Corporation Commission, is recognized as a 501(c)(3) public charity under the Federal Tax Code. Donations to support the organization’s mission are tax exempt. To support our initiatives use Donate link.  Your tax deductible contribution supports our outreach programs and resources for underserved and aging individuals.

Meet the Board

Untitled design (63)Florence Stewart

Florence has served as president since the organization was founded in 2018. From her 15+ year career in the real estate industry and bachelors degree in Business Administration, she brings problem solving expertise to our Residential Living (RLA) program to those navigating obstacles requiring digital search proficiency and virtual access skills. Email:


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Donna Lindsay

Serving as vice president, Ms. Lindsay brings to our organization over eight years digital marketing experience from a career in the private sector and a BS in Mass Communications. She introduces a unique perspective to maintaining our digital presence while overseeing website operations and social media engagement. She also oversees the creation of branded materials and acts as liaison with vendors. Email:


Untitled design (61)Maani Stewart

Mr. Stewart serves as secretary/treasurer and brings a strong public health and policy perspective to the organization. From his career in public health and an MS in Public Health, Maani brings policy and subject matter expertise in Medicaid, and consumer-facing experience as the consumer education manager for a national nonprofit during the Affordable Care Act implementation. Our organization is strengthened by his knowledgebase and his dedication to public service. Email:


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Executive Director Florence K. Stewart   703 244-4021

Mailing address    Advocates for Citizen Access, 8801 Sudley Road #1567,  Manassas, VA 20108