Welcome to Washington-McLaughlin Adult Day Care Center

Washington-McLaughlin Adult Day Care Center Adult Medical Day Care Center exists to provide a stimulating, structured, and supportive environment for people in need of supervision and care during the day. Those benefiting from the Center’s services include those with Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, diabetes, challenges due to a stroke, multiple sclerosis, and a range of cognitive and developmental disabilities. Active engagement in daily programming can help prevent the social isolation and boredom faced by individuals with cognitive or physical challenges.

A Cost-effective Alternative

Enrollment in Washington-McLaughlin Adult Day Care Center can help families and caregivers have time to manage their own responsibilities while being confident that their loved one is well cared for. The cost of care at Washington-McLaughlin Adult Day Care Center is significantly less than in-home care or living in an assisted living facility or nursing home. Care is supervised by a registered nurse and the Center’s environment encourages socialization and engagement to enhance adjustment and stabilize physical functioning. Fees are usually covered by extended-care insurance policies. Some people may be covered through Medical Assistance if specific criteria are met.

Our Professional Staff

Your family member will be cared for and supervised by an on-site registered nurse and nursing assistants. The nurse works with the family and personal Activities include a daily exercise program, word games, music programming, art activities, community outings, and other group activities. All programming is planned by staff with professional training and knowledge of the needs of special populations. Programs are designed to enhance and support cognitive functioning and engage participants socially to maximize functioning.
The Center’s licensed social worker acts to coordinate care and help families and caregivers address issues related to their family members’ care.

Benefits of Washington-McLaughlin Adult Day Care Center

  • Open five days a week
  • Door to door Escorted transportation
  • Administration of prescribed medications
  • Monitoring of medical conditions
  • Individualized care plans
  • Therapeutic group activities program
  • Outings in the community
  • Daily exercise program
  • Nutritious meals and snacks





Washington-McLaughlin Adult Day Care Center serves in multiple languages ...

We serve seniors from different communities with staffs speaking multiple languges -- English, Chinese, Amharic, Korean and Japanese



Washington-McLaughlin Adult Day Care Center

6501 Poplar Ave
Takoma Park, Maryland 20912
Phone: 301-253-2764
Amharic: 301-579-5569
Email: info@wmadcc.org

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  • Open 8:00am - 2:00pm
  • Open six days a week, Monday to Saturday
  • Van schedules customized to meet individual needs


  • Montgomery County, Prince George County, Howard County
  • takoma park, silver spring, hyattsville
    and its vicinity