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East Rock Creek Village!

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Who are We? 
East Rock Creek Village is a nonprofit, all-volunteer managed membership organization that enables members to celebrate the opportunities and meet the challenges of aging in the community. We support each other through:
  • Social, Cultural, and Wellness Activities
  • Neighbor-to-Neighbor Services
  • Information & resources to help us age and live well

We strive to be inclusive and diverse by outreach to our neighbors, and through partnerships with other organizations in DC and throughout the city. Questions? Contact us at

Membership in East Rock Creek Village provides a wide array of services that include:

  • Home-based volunteer services as far-ranging as transportation, grocery shopping, minor household repairs and tasks (such as changing light bulbs and lifting boxes), minor yard work, and friendly visitors
  • Health, wellness and fitness activities such as walking clubs and chair yoga
  • Medical note taking
  • Technology assistance
  • Case management with referrals to government programs for home renovations and assistance during hospitalizations and rehabilitation

All members of East Rock Creek Village are invited to regular events including: 

  • Monthly online discussions and Arm Chair Travel Series
  • Weekly walking groups (Monday AM and Wednesday PM)
  • Weekly chair yoga via Zoom
  • Museum outings
  • Parties and open houses 
Contact us

Our mailing address is 7707 13th Street NW.

Our phone number is (202) 656-7322

Phone hours are 8am to 8pm
Sunday through Saturday.
If you don't get an answer, please leave a message. We will return your call in less than 24 hours.

The office email address is

This email address is for ALL MESSAGES including service requests




[updated November 27, 2022]

Membership in East Rock Creek Village (ERCV) is open to residents 50 years of age or older in the northern neighborhoods of Ward 4 east of Rock Creek Park —

BrightwoodColonial Village, Manor Park, North Portal Estates, Shepherd Park, & Takoma DC

Members are eligible for services performed by ERCV's vetted and trained volunteers, including rides to medical appointments, grocery shopping and delivery, small household chores, and technical assistance, as well as consultations with our Village MSW Case Manager to assess needs & opportunities.

Members and guests are welcome to attend all ERCV sponsored health and wellness, social, and educational activities, as well as some programming offered by other metro-DC Villages.

Only ERCV members are eligible for services.

ERCV annual membership dues are $200 for a household (up to 3 people over age 50).

Donations from ERCV members above the $200 dues are tax-deductible.

Donations from non-members are fully tax-deductible.

No one in our service area over age 50 will be turned away for financial reasons.

Please pay what you can. We want YOU to be part of our ERCV community!

Checks may be written to East Rock Creek Village and mailed to:


7707 13th Street, NW

Washington, DC 20012

or CLICK HERE to pay online by credit card.

If you are a new member, please include the names, email addresses, and birthdates of your household. 

Please call 202-656-7322 with any questions or concerns.

If you know of any senior in our service area that is facing challenges and needs assistance
to purchase food, medicine, or household supplies, please let us know. 
ERCV can provide help through a generous grant from The Washington Home. 

To request assistance or get more information, 

please email 

or call 202-656 7322.

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Donations are always welcome!
We hope you will join us by donating to support older adults in need of long-term services and supports to age well and thrive! Donate directly via our secure website using the "Donate Now" link at the top of this page.