Helping others live better and healthier.

Through a series of community living and health services programs, ranging from insurance counseling and assistance to providing home and personal care services, Bay Aging is committed to ensuring every neighbor in our region has access to a range of services to help them remain independent in their home as long as they choose.

Home Care

While caring for clients in their homes, Bay Aging takes pride in providing assistance to maintain independent living and developing personal relationships. We provide assistance with activities of daily living to include bathing, dressing, grooming, transferring, and walking assistance. We also provide companionship, socialization and can assist with daily housekeeping chores like meal preparation and laundry.

Call us today for a free consultation at 800-493-0238.

Bay Aging’s Customized Home Care services include the following:

  • Registered Nurse Assessment
  • Private Duty Nursing
  • Alzheimer’s Disease & Dementia Care
  • Ongoing education for Caregivers
  • Caregiver Respite Relief
  • Transition from Hospital/Skilled Facility to Home
  • Grooming, Dressing, Bathing, Eating
  • Medication Reminders, Pharmacy Pick-ups
  • Hip/Knee Replacement Assistance
  • Stroke Assistance Program
  • Cardiac Care Program

  • Transportation for Appointments/Shopping
  • Supervise Home Deliveries & Maintenance
  • Companionship-Reading, Games, Conversation
  • Diabetes Management Program
  • Falls Prevention Assessment and Program
  • Depression/Anxiety Support
  • Multiple Chronic Conditions Care Management
  • Meal Delivery and/or Preparation
  • Light Housekeeping and Laundry
  • Pet Care

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Insurance Counseling

In 2018, nearly 1,000 people of all ages made more informed decisions through insurance counseling and education, with over 100 people alone saving more than $230 thousand in Medicare plan costs.

Virginia Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP)

The Virginia Senior Medicare Patrol’s (SMP) mission is to empower and assist Medicare beneficiaries, their families, and caregivers to prevent, detect, and report health care fraud, errors, and abuse through outreach, counseling, and education.  The Virginia SMP works with local AAA’s and volunteers to provide information, conduct educational presentations and attend events to share information with the public.

Fraud Hotline: 1-800-938-8885

SMP Website:

Adult Day Care Center

Bay Aging manages an Adult Day Care Center to give people the care, socialization, and supervision they need in a community setting. Bay Aging’s Adult Day Care Center in Gloucester helps caregivers and family find respite from the demanding responsibilities of 24-hour care. Transportation is available for day care participants.


Adult Day Care Services Contact Form

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Active Lifestyle Centers

Bay Aging manages eight Active Lifestyle Centers throughout the region. These centers provide a sense of community and socialization for seniors who wish to remain active and involved. All centers offer an array of fun and healthy activities and serve lunch on days they are open. A complete listing of Bay Aging’s Active Lifestyle Centers can be found below.

Senior Employment Training

Working at every age can fuel healthy living in many ways. It gives us purpose, activity and social interaction. Bay Aging provides senior employment training services for people 55 or over who want to re-enter the workplace with marketable skills.

Find details on Bay Aging’s Health Services programs below.

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Meals on Wheels

Home delivered meals are available to any person age 60 and older who meets program eligibility requirements. Volunteers deliver a hot, nutritional meal to the homebound frail and seniors daily. Bay Aging delivers about 166,000 meals annually.

Virginia Insurance Counseling and Assistance Program (VICAP)

Bay Aging’s VICAP is part of a national network of programs that offers, free, unbiased, confidential counseling and assistance for to help people navigate the complexities of Medicare enrollment. VICAP coordinators and volunteers provide education, counseling and assistance to older consumers and people with disability insurance on topics such as medical benefits programs, long-term care insurance, Medicare and Medicaid.

Veteran Directed Care

For eligible veterans of any age who are at risk of nursing home placement. Veterans can receive care at home and continue to live independently longer. Bay Aging is the only Area Agency on Aging in Virginia actively receiving referrals for this service using the Hub & Spoke model. Bay Aging is also a nationally approved Financial Management Services provider for the Veteran Directed Care program.

Please contact Melissa Blake at 804-758-2386 ext. 1219 for more information.


VAAACares® is is dedicated to coaching people at risk of 30-day hospital readmission. Care Transitions Intervention is the evidence-based model used by VAAACares® coaches.

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Active Lifestyle Centers

Active Lifestyle Centers provide a sense of community and socialization for seniors who wish to remain active and involved.

Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Receives, investigates and works to resolve complaints involving quality of care, resident’s rights and quality of life for those who are in skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities and those who receive community-based care services.

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Home and Personal Care Services

Bay Aging employs trustworthy, kindhearted home care services caregivers who have passed extensive background checks and received on-going training for current best care practices and professional development. We customize services to meet your changing needs. More than just providing assistance with activities of daily living, we employ compassionate professionals who are devoted to engaging with their clients in meaningful ways.

Our services are the highest quality and competitively priced to keep people independent and living in their homes longer! Services range from light housekeeping, laundry and errand services to pet care. We are available days, evenings, weekends and holidays.

Call us today for a free consultation at 800-493-0238.

Explore Gloucester Adult Day Care Center


Bay Aging manages an Adult Day Care Center in Gloucester  to provide people with needed care, socialization and supervision in a community setting, as well as bring caregivers much needed respite from the demanding responsibilities of providing 24-hour care.

Transportation is available for day care participants.

Registered Nurses and professionally trained aide staff provide these adult day health services, serving a variety of older adults who suffer from a range of ailments, including cognitive disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease, physical disabilities due to a chronic illness such as Parkinson’s disease or traumatic brain injuries.Adult day care is flexible to meet the needs of caregivers. Some people attend one day a week, others attend half-days, and yet others (especially those who have employed caregivers) attend five days a week.

Bay Aging is very proud to have such a life affirming service available for people in the Middle Peninsula and Northern Neck. Is this the right program for you and your loved one? Find out by visiting the centers, and talking directly with the nurses and staff.

Explore Active Lifestyle Centers

Outdoor sign of Gloucester Active Lifestyle Center

Active Lifestyle Centers provide a sense of community and socialization for seniors who wish to remain active and involved.

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Who We Serve

Chantag Basey has been providing home care services to Bay Aging clients for over 20 years. “Without Bay Aging,” she said, “many of the people I serve would probably have to live in nursing homes.”

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