THE ARMY DISTAFF FOUNDATION

A Better Life for Those Who Served

The Army Distaff Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization that provides housing, health, and wellness services to retired military officers and their families at Knollwood Military Retirement Community, regardless of one’s ability to pay. Established in 1959, we are a top-rated provider of comprehensive, person-centered, state-of-the-art health and wellness care for 300 men and women.

As we pursue health and wellness innovations to continue delivering cutting-edge care to our residents, we are committed to sharing our success stories with senior care providers nationwide so all Americans can benefit. We continuously seek strategic partners for their expertise, advice, research, and financial support to apply and test new, transformational care approaches.

ABOUT US

For 60 years, we have been at the cutting-edge of aging services. We are a model for providing services to the retired military and uniformed services community. Today, we care for 300 people, including veterans of World War II, Korea, and the Vietnam War.

OUR IMPACT

Through Knollwood Military Retirement Community, the Army Distaff Foundation provides first-rate yet affordable housing, medical care, and wellness programs that fully accommodate every stage of aging. And when financial assistance is required, we provide it.

WAYS TO SUPPORT

Join our mission and be a hero to our nation’s retired veterans today. Charitable support is accepted from individuals, foundations, and corporations, and every gift brings the gift of quality housing, food and healthcare to our aging veteran population.

HONORING MILITARY SACRIFICE

BY SERVING THE HOME AND HEALTHCARE NEEDS OF AGING VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES

News and Events

AGING in the 21st CENTURY

If you enjoyed (or missed) our May 31, 2018 leadership forum held at Knollwood Military Retirement Community on better understanding the challenges and opportunities for providing care for aging veterans, stay tuned for more events that will be scheduled in the future.

Annual Awards Gala

Our most important fundraiser of the year, our Annual Gala, took place September 25, 2018. If you missed the event and would like to make a donation, click here.  To see event pictures, click here.

Contact Us

  6200 Oregon Ave. NW Washington, DC 20015

  202-541-0492

   info@armydistaff.org

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