Verizon, Emmaus Services for the Aging Host Special Day on Sept. 20 for Senior Citizens in the Nation's Capital

City's Older Adults to Receive Free Health Screenings, One-On-One Wireless Training, Workshops on Emergency Preparedness and Internet Safety, Along With a Day of Food and Games

Sep 19, 2013, 13:23 ET from Verizon

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday (Sept. 20), senior citizens in the District of Columbia will be treated to a day of free health screenings, information on emergency preparedness and discounted phone services, and learning to protect themselves on the Internet.  Verizon also will provide one-on-one training and personal assistance to help seniors navigate the features on their wireless devices; demonstrate the benefits of fiber technology; and assist with customer service issues.


Friday, Sept. 20, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

10 a.m. to noon – Workshops (Wireless Technology, Emergency Preparedness, Internet Safety) and Exhibits

Noon to 1 p.m. – Verizon Serves Lunch

1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Program


    D.C. Councilman Jack Evans

    Karen I. Campbell (Verizon)

    Joseph Williams (Emmaus Services for the Aging)

    Jacqueline W. Jordan (AARP-District of Columbia)


Kennedy Recreation Center

1401 7th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20001



SOURCE Verizon