Sites, Guides and Services for Aging in Place

Nearby Village Communities Information

Nearby Village Communities

If you live in Montgomery county and are looking for a Village in your neighborhood, click the button below to check out the interactive map on the Montgomery county Health and Human Services website.

Interactive Map

Washington Area Village Exchange

The Washington Area Villages Exchange (WAVE) brings together nonprofit villages in the wider Washington DC region to learn and grow, sharing experiences and ideas.


Village to village network

The national organization Village To Village Network collaborates to maximize the growth, impact and sustainability of individual Villages and the Village Movement.  The Network provides expert guidance, resources and support to help communities establish and maintain their villages.

VTV Network Site

Emergency Preparedness

Md emergency management

The Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) seeks to reduce disaster risks through proactive collaboration with local communities and partners. They offer useful guides for seniors, covering disaster preparedness to emergency contact lists.

MDEM PublicationsMDEM News

FEMA for seniors

Developing a plan in the event of an emergency can be daunting. The Federal Emergency Management Agency has useful tips and guides to assist you in the development of those plans to ensure your safety in the midst of disasters.

FEMA for Seniors

Montgomery county file of life

The File of Life enables Montgomery County Fire and Rescue personnel to obtain a quick and accurate medical history when a patient or family member is unable to.

Find out more.

File of Life Program

Montgomery County Senior Resources

MC Website For Seniors

The Montgomery County Website for Seniors provides a wide variety of information and links:

MC Website for SeniorsTransportationSafety for SeniorsSenior Summit Report

MC Department of HHS for seniors

The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services Website for Seniors covers DHHS services and additional information:

MC DHHS for SeniorsDesign for LifeElder Care BrochureFalls Prevention

AARP tax guide assistance

The AARP Foundation Tax Guide Program offers free income tax preparation for seniors during the tax season.

Tax Guide Program

Maryland Senior Resources

MD Department of aging

The MD Department of Aging (MDoA) and it’s state-wide network of 19 Area Agencies assists older Marylanders with a range of services and sources of information.

MDoA Website

MDoa Wellness check service

MDoA offers a free, opt-in telephone service to check on Maryland’s older residents. Anyone 65 or older with a landline or a cell phone can specify one time per day to receive an automated call.

Senior Call Website

advanced directives

A Guide to Maryland Law on Health Care Decisions (Forms Included).

Advanced Directives

Aging in Place Information

CDC Fall prevention checklist

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention checklist for older adults.


aarp livable communities

AARP Livable Communities helps communities nationwide become livable places for people of all ages and life stages. Toward that goal, they create tool kits, how-to-guides and a collection of easy-to-use and understand printed and online materials.

Livable Communities

aging in place council

Tools and resources from the National Aging in Place Council.

NAIPC Website

Jewish council for the aging

The Jewish Council on Aging (JCA) helps older adults in the Washington, DC region maintain independence, dignity, vitality and self-respect.




Medical Information

national library of medicine

Health information from the National Library of Medicine.

WebsiteFor Seniors

Food and drug administration

Guide for where and how to dispose of unused medicine by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Disposal How-to

Choose wisely

Choose Wisely is a movement initiated by the American Board of Internal Medicine that has been developed by more than 40 medical specialty, allied health and consumer organizations to identify the rationale for the use of some of the most common diagnostic tests and therapies


Get in touch

Mailing address

Parkside Village, Inc.
10411 Montrose Avenue #101 Bethesda, Maryland 20814

email us

Email Address:

Phone numbers

Main # (240) 644.2079
Volunteer Coordinator # (202) 770.8852