The Washington Area Villages Exchange (WAVE) is a forum through which nonprofit villages in the Washington D.C metropolitan area share experience and ideas. It works with senior serving and inter-generational organizations and agencies, and encourages the growth and improvement of the village movement within the Washington area.
WAVE has quarterly meetings hosted by member organizations on a rotating basis in the three jurisdictions. The meeting include speaker covering a topic of interest to the member organizations with time for questions (several recent topics are listed below). After the main presentation, specific time is provided for a couple of concurrent discussion groups focusing on areas of interest to member villages.
The next quarterly meeting of Washington Area Villages Exchange will be from 9 a.m. to noon, Monday, July 14, 2014 at the Mount Vernon Governmental Center.The Center is located at 2511 Parkers Lane, Alexandria, VA 22306 (map). There is lots of parking around the building.
9 - 9:30 - Continental Breakfast and Networking (Hosted by Adult Companion Care)
9:30 - Officer and Committee Reports
10 -11 Discussion groups for each of the three jurisdictions.
The program will be a live Village to Village Network Webinar on advocacy. The schedule for the program and informal discussion groups is changed for this meeting. The webinar will be at 11 am.
The Calendar includes upcoming WAVE and member organization activities. (Send us information for your village events.)
The Meetings page includes upcoming WAVE related meetings and information on past WAVE meetings.
The In the News page has stories in the print and other media about Villages.
The Announcements page is WAVE and its villages can list information which may be of interest to others.
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