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East Rock Creek Village


Frequently Asked Questions

How do I contact ERCV?

What areas of Ward 4 are served by ERCV?

ERCV includes the neighborhoods of Brightwood, Colonial Villages, Manor Park, North Portal Estates, Shepherd Park and Takoma DC.

Who may participate in ERCV?

Residents 50 years of age and older in the neighborhoods listed above may become members with the payment of an annual membership fee. Volunteers need not be members; they must over age 18 and can live in any neighborhood, but must be trained and vetted as Village volunteers.

Why should I join ERCV?

Many people join ERCV because they want to continue to live in their own home and neighborhood and gain a sense of well being knowing that they are part of a caring community with volunteers ready to help when needed. Some join to make new friends and enjoy socializing in the neighborhood. Members meet up for exercise, share a meal, go on outings.

What are the membership costs?

The annual membership cost is $200 per household. No one who is over 50-years old, living in our service area will be turned away for financial reasons. 

ERCV is a caring community that values a diverse membership. Assistance with membership fees is available - for more information please contact the ERCV office at 202-656-7322.

How may I assist ERCV? 

  • Become an East Rock Creek Village memberr. 
  • Join ERCV as a volunteer to provide services. Volunteers must be over 18-years old, do not need to become members and may live outside of the ERCV service area. All volunteers must attend a Volunteer training and be vetted before authorized to provide services.
  • Join ERCV as a leader becoming a committee chair or board member.
  • Become a Donor to support ERCV's mission!





East Rock Creek Village, 7707 13th Street NW, Washington, DC 20012
(202) 656-7322  -