Est. 1868 • Celebrating 150 years!
Est. 1868 • Celebrating 150 years!
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July Guest Spotlight

July Guest Spotlight

This month we continue our guest spotlight series, with not just one, but two guest profiles. Our first profile features one of the Home's newest residents, JB. She has been working working hard at computer classes with Byte Back, a free service for DC residents. Her...

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Summer Has Arrived at the Home

Summer Has Arrived at the Home

Summer has arrived at The Aged Woman's Home, and we are excited that one of our newest Guests turns out to have a very green thumb. Perhaps, at our next cookout, we will enjoy some delicious fried green tomatoes or a bit of salsa to spice things up. A bit of fried...

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Thank You for a Successful Open House!

Thank You for a Successful Open House!

On Saturday, April 27th The Aged Woman's Home of Georgetown held an Open House from 12 noon to 4:00 o'clock in the afternoon. Board members and staff for the Home, in addition to volunteers from the Rotaract Club of Georgetown University, welcomed the public. They...

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Join us for an Open House on April 27th

Join us for an Open House on April 27th

The Aged Woman’s Home of Georgetown, established 1868, invites the public to an Open House to tour our historic home and learn about our mission. Saturday, April 27, 2019 12 noon to 4:00 p.m. 1255 Wisconsin Avenue, NW Washington, DC   20007

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More Renovations and Old Chestnut Wood

More Renovations and Old Chestnut Wood

In anticipation of the Home's 150th Birthday Celebration on October 20, 2019, we have undertaken an extensive renovation: restoring the original 1756 flounder roof (the only one left in Georgetown); refurbishing and remodeling the common areas and Guest rooms;...

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150-year Birthday Celebration

150-year Birthday Celebration

Here at The Aged Woman's Home of Georgetown, we all keep turning age 39, over and over again each year. Recently, we celebrated two October Birthdays. The birthday Guests chose pumpkin cheesecake over birthday cake. A wonderful celebration was had by all. We are...

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Extra-special Visitors to the Home

Extra-special Visitors to the Home

We have all heard that pets can help seniors stay happy and healthy. The list of benefits is both anecdotally and, according to research, quite long. These benefits include reducing loneliness, boosting mood, increasing socialization, relaxation, and happiness. We...

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Points of interest in our Georgetown Neighborhood

Points of interest in our Georgetown Neighborhood

If you have lived in or near the District of Columbia (DC) for long, you probably know that DC is made up of many interesting neighborhoods, each with its own character and attractions. Georgetown, our neighborhood, has many interesting things to do. You can visit the...

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