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Richmond opens COVID-19 hotline specifically for seniors, disabled residents

The hotline will answer coronavirus related questions and direct them to resources available through partners.
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Posted at 9:41 PM, Mar 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-18 23:14:10-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- The City of Richmond Office of Aging and Disability Services has opened a hotline where seniors or those with disabilities can get answers to COVID-19 related questions.

The hotline will answer coronavirus related questions and direct them to resources available through partners. It will operate from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The hotline number is 804-646-1082

The city also reminds residents that Senior Connections, the capital area agency on aging also offers information and referral services at 804-343-3000. They are currently seeking volunteers to deliver food to seniors, who are being cautioned to isolate in their homes.

If you are interested in volunteering, call Senior Connections at 804-343-3000