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.
A Fair Housing Survey through January 31, 2022
Everyone should be aware that access to Fair Housing is an equal right, and it is protected at the Federal and State level. Take a brief confidential survey, made possible by 8 local governments and the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments. Click here to begin 2021-2022 Regional Fair Housing Survey. Your input matters for your own benefit and for others! Read more.
Recent Events In the Community
Our advocates serve as liaisons to connect individuals with affordable health care access and enable them to make informed decisions on residential living options. Through resources, 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. Your tax deductible contribution supports our outreach programs and resources for underserved and aging individuals.