Guide to Washington State Agencies
and Community Resources for Aging

 

Washington Center for Personal Assistance Services (PAS)
Web site: http://www.pascenter.org/state_based_stats/index.php?state=washington


Washington Attorney General's Office
Office of the Attorney General
1125 Washington St SE
Olympia, WA 98504-0100
(360) 753-6200
Seniors Web Site: http://www.atg.wa.gov/seniors/
Main Web site: http://www.atg.wa.gov/


Washington Board of Nursing
Web Site: https://wws2.wa.gov/doh/hpqa-licensing/HPS6/Nursing/default.htm


Washington Department of Human Services
DSHS Constituent Services
PO Box 45130
Olympia, WA 98504-5130
1-800-422-3263 (voice)
1-800-737-7931 (TDD)
This section provides you with important information for living a full and productive life in Washington.
Department of Aging

Web Site: Health & Human Resources/


Washington Department of Insurance
Web site: http://www.insurance.wa.gov/


Washington DRM Regional Resources Directory
http://www.disabilityresources.org/WASHINGTON.html


Washington Nursing Home and Long Term Care Resources
http://www.carescout.com/state_wa_seattle.htm
Search for an Washington nursing home, assisted living facility, hospice or home health care agency.


Washington Senior Care
Washington seniors care directory for retirement homes across North America, from RetirementHomes.com, providing a comprehensive and user friendly guide to seniors care retirement homes and centers.
Web site: http://www.retirementhomes.com/homes/washington-senior-care.html


Washington Senior Directory
http://washington.uscity.net/Senior/
Many miscellaneous phone numbers for senior resources.


Washington Senior Citizen Transportation
Senior Transit information
http://www.apta.com/links/state_local/wa.cfm


American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
Telephone: (512)480-9797
Fax: (512)480-9799
Web site: http://www.aarp.org/


Family Eldercare, Inc.
Consultation and Referral
Telephone: (512)450-0844
Fax: (512)459-6436
E-mail: cmarable@familyeldercare.org
A non-profit, United Way Agency serving older adults and persons with disabilities.
Web site: http://www.familyeldercare.org


SeniorNet

Groups for the Elderly
Provides older adults education for and access to computer technology to enhance their lives and enable them to share their knowledge and wisdom. The non-profit SeniorNet teaches seniors (age 50 plus) to use computers and the Internet at over 140 Learning Centers nationwide.
Web site: http://www.seniornet.com


Social Security Administration

Toll Free: 1/800-772-1213
TDD: 1/800-325-0778
Web site: http://www.ssa.gov


Links to Federal Agencies for the Aging

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