This page is part of the Peace Heathens' Seattle Crisis Resource Directory.
Senior Services of Seattle/King County
Provides programs dealing with home repairs, nutrition,
rights, information and assistance, and transportation.
Medicare information number for Washington State.
Social Security Administration
Meals On Wheels
Meal and grocery delivery for homebound persons 60 or over.
$3.00 per meal if able to pay. Food stamps OK for groceries.
Also meals for homebound persons under 60, $3.75 per meal.
No local website, but they have a
Opportunity for seniors to volunteer for tutoring and other projects at Seattle schools.
Catholic Community Services
Independent living program, transportation, and volunteer chore
services, and long term care for low-income elderly and
DSHS Home and Community Services,
Provides the following services:
Harborview Medical Senior Care Clinic
Outpatient care. Medicare and medical coupons accepted. Please call to pre-register
and receive a Harborview Medical Center identification number.
Mayor's Office for Senior Citizens
Senior Jobs Hotline
Employment office for ages 55+, open Mon-Thurs 8am-2pm.
618 Second Ave., Room 250, Seattle 98104
Low-income seniors (65+) and low-income disabled are eligible for 50% discounts from City Light or
other Seattle utilities. Typically not available if you live in
206-528-5315 for more information
Non-profit adult day health care agency. Provides day care to seniors as an alternative to placement into a nursing home. A range of activities includes exercise programs, a catered lunch, and discussion groups (including "spiritual discussion"). On-site nurses. Medicaid, Respite, VA, and privately paying/insured clients; sliding fee scale available.
Bi-weekly evening computer classes for beginners: Introduction to Microsoft Word and Windows Essentials for seniors, students, etc. Fee normally $10 for series of four classes; some scholarships available. Call for further information.
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