Washington Senior Guide

The Washington Senior Guide contains key statistics and information about how senior citizens in Washington live. Use this tool to compare healthcare quality, senior housing options, demographic and financial statistics, and other important data for Washington with the rest of the country. This guide also contains helpful contact information for local government agencies that offer assistance to senior citizens.

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Key Senior Statistics

Use these key statistics to learn more about Washington seniors.

  • 12% of the population of Washington are seniors Source: Census.gov
  • 28% of those seniors living in Washington are living alone Source: Census.gov
  • 6% of Washington senior households have an annual income of less than $10k and 21% less than $20k Source: Census.gov ACS
  • 26% of Washington residents 60 and over received food stamps in the last year Source: Census.gov ACS
  • The average Social Security Income in Washington is $17,834/year Source: Census.gov ACS
  • The median household income for a Washington senior is $41,968 Source: Census.gov ACS
  • Compared to other states, Washington ranks 2nd for Long Term Care and 11th for America's Health Rankings Source: AmericasHealthRankings.org
  • There are 124,894 working seniors in Washington Source: Census.gov ACS
  • 26% of the seniors in Washington are veterans Source: Census.gov ACS

Population by Age

children (21%) working aged (67%) seniors (12%)

(as of 2010)

In the U.S., around 10,000 baby boomers are turning 65 today and everyday for over the next 15 years.

Learn more about the aging population explosion.
The number of people aged 65 and over in Washington is projected to rise 62% over the next 15 years, from 965,506 to 1,563,901. U.S. Census Population Projections

Washington 65+ Population by County

Washington 65+ Population by County

The 65+ population in Washington as a percent of total state population is below:

Over 652015202020252030
Population 965,506 1,168,199 1,380,872 1,563,901
Percent 13.9% 15.7% 17.3% 18.1%
National Percent 14.5% 16.3% 18.2% 19.7%

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The number of Washington residents 85 and over will increase 56%, from 138,698 to 215,899. U.S. Census Population Projections

Washington 85+ Population by County

Washington 85+ Population by County

The 85+ population in Washington as a percent of total state population is below:

Over 852015202020252030
Population 138,698 148,954 169,801 215,899
Percent 2% 2% 2.1% 2.5%
National Percent 2.1% 2.2% 2.3% 2.6%

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Senior Housing

Use our senior housing data to get a snapshot of the housing characteristics and living arrangements of the aging population in Washington.

Who do Seniors Live with?

There are 227,797 seniors living alone in Washington. Of these, 70% are female. Source: Census.gov

Seniors Living Alone

Percent Living Alone

Gender of Seniors Living Alone

73% of males 65 and older are married compared with 46% of females.
35% of females are widowed compared with 11% of males. Source: Census.gov

Marital Status

Males

Females

Senior Households: Homeowners vs. Renters

Year Home was Built

Renters

Homeowners

Year Current Resident Moved In

Renters

Homeowners

Percentage with Telephone Service

Overall, 1% of Washington senior households do not have access to phone service.

Renters

Homeowners

Access to a Vehicle

Overall, 12% of Washington senior households do not have access to a vehicle.

Renters

Homeowners

Units in Rental Building

34% of senior renters reside in a large development - one that has 50 or more units.

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Long Term Care Choices

Just 37% of people think they will need long term care, but 69% of people actually will.

Click here for a senior care reality check.

Average Monthly Cost of Long Term Care Services in Washington

Care TypeWashington Average CostNational Average Cost
Home Health Care
8 hours per week
$832$693
Adult Day Care
Weekdays only
$1,464$1,492
Assisted Living$4,625$3,600
Homemaker Services
44 hours per week
$4,507$3,721
Home Health Care
44 hours per week
$4,576$3,813
Nursing Home
Semi-Private - double occupancy room for one person
$8,078$6,692
Nursing Home
Private - single occupancy room for one person
$8,803$7,604
Data from Genworth Long Term Care Costs & Cost of Care in 2015
Genworth Long Term Care Costs & Cost of Care

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Senior Healthcare Quality

Compare the quality of healthcare in Washington with the rest of the country by looking at these state-level quality rankings.

Washington Long Term Care Scorecard Rankings

The 50 states plus Washington, D.C. are ranked on a scale of 1 to 51, where 1 is the highest quality, 51 the lowest.

Ranking DimensionWashington 2011 RankWashington 2014 Rank
Affordability & Access Rank

Consumers can easily find and afford the services they need and there is a safety net for those who cannot afford services.

#6#7
Choice of Setting & Provider

A person-centered approach to LTSS places high value on allowing consumers to exercise choice and control over where they receive services and who providers them.

#2#4
Quality of Life & Quality of Care Rank

Services maximize positive outcomes and consumers are treated with respect. Personal preferences are honored when possible.

#18#19
Support for Family Caregivers

Family caregivers' needs are assessed and addressed so that they can continue in their caregiving role without being overburdened.

#2#7
Effective Transitions Rank

LTSS are arranged to integrate effectively with health care and social services, minimizing disruptions such as hospitalizations, institutionalizations, and transitions between settings.

#N/A#4
Overall Rank

Rank considering all available data.

#2#2

Data from LongTermScorecard.org - A State Scorecard on Long-Term Services and Supports for Older Adults, People with Physical Disabilities, and Family Caregivers created by:

AARP, Inc.
The Commonwealth Fund
The SCAN Foundation

America's Health Rankings® for Washington

The states are ranked on a scale of 1 to 50, where 1 is the highest ranking, 50 the lowest.

Determinant Washington 2013 Rank Washington 2015 Rank
Overall #15 #11
All Determinants #20 #10
Behaviors #19 #2
Smoking

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older who smoke at least 100 cigarettes in their lifetime and who currently smoke every day or some days

#7 #9
Chronic Drinking

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older who consumed more than 60 drinks in the last 30 days for men and more than 30 drinks in the last 30 days for women

#39 #39
Obesity

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older estimated to be obese with a body mass index (BMI) of 30.0 or higher

#27 #28
Underweight

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older with fair or better health status estimated to be underweight with a body mass index (BMI) of 18.5 or less

#22 #10
Physical Inactivity

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older with fair or better health status who report doing no physical activity or exercise (such as running, calisthenics, golf, gardening or walking) other than their regular job in the last 30 days

#4 #3
Dental Visit

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older who report having visited a dental health professional within the last 12 months

#16 #13
Pain Management

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older with arthritis who report arthritis or joint pain does not limit their usual activities

#46 #5
Education

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older with a college degree

#4 #4
Community #25 #23
Community & Environment - Macro #25 #15
Poverty

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older who live in households at or below 100% of the poverty threshold

#15 #21
Volunteerism

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older who report volunteering in the past 12 months

#17 #11
Nursing Home Quality

Percentage of certified nursing home beds rated 4- or 5-stars

#18 #14
Community & Environment - Micro #19 #33
Food Insecurity

Percentage of adults aged 60 and older who are marginally food insecure

#28 #23
Community Support

Total expenditures captured by the Administration on Aging divided by the number of adults aged 65 and older living in poverty

#43 #43
Policy #28 #17
Low-Care Nursing Home Residents

Percentage of nursing home residents who were low-care, according to the broad definition (no physical assistance required for late-loss activities of daily living)

#6 #6
Prescription Drug Coverage

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older who have a creditable prescription drug plan

#46 #46
Geriatrician Shortfall

Estimated geriatrician shortfall as a percentage of the minimum required number

#15 #18
Clinical Care #15 #26
Dedicated Health Care Provider

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older who report having a personal doctor or health care provider

#29 #29
Flu Vaccine

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older who received the flu vaccine in the last year

#27 #32
Health Screenings

Percentage of adults aged 65 to 74 who have had mammograms and/or fecal occult/colonoscopy/sigmoidoscopy screens within the recommended time period

#22 #34
Recommended Hospital Care

Percentage of hospitalized patients aged 65 and older who received the recommended care for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, and surgical procedures

#31 #23
Diabetes Management

Percentage of Medicare beneficiaries aged 65 to 75 with diabetes receiving a blood lipids test

#26 #31
Home Health Care

Number of personal care and home health aides per 1,000 adults aged 75 or older

#34 #29
Preventable Hospitalizations

Number of discharges for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions per 1,000 Medicare beneficiaries

#5 #6
Hospital Readmissions

Percentage of patients aged 65 or older who were readmitted within 30 days of discharge

#11 #11
Hospice Care

Percentage of decedents aged 65 and older who were enrolled in hospice during the last 6 months of life after diagnosis of condition with high probability of death

#27 #37
Hospital Deaths

Percentage of decedents aged 65 and older who died in a hospital

#13 #26
All Outcomes #11 #15
ICU Use

Percentage of decedents aged 65 and older spending 7 or more days in the intensive care unit (ICU) or critical care unit (CCU) during the last 6 months of life

#15 #18
Falls

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older who report having had a fall within the last 12 months

#33 #48
Hip Fracture

Rate of hospitalization for hip fracture per 1,000 Medicare beneficiaries

#12 #3
Health Status

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older who report their health is very good or excellent

#12 #14
Able-bodied

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older with no disability

#32 #31
Premature Death

Number of deaths per 100,000 adults aged 65 to 74 years

#12 #11
Teeth Extractions

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older who have had all teeth removed due to tooth decay or gum disease

#5 #3
Poor Mental Health Days

Number of days in the previous 30 that adults aged 65 and older indicate that their mental health was not good

#9 #21
Multiple Chronic Conditions

Percentage of Medicare beneficiaries with 4 or more chronic conditions

#10 #10
Cognition

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older who report having a cognitive difficulty

#32 #33
Depression

Percentage of adults aged 65 and older who were told by a health professional that they have a depressive disorder

#19 #47

America's Health Rankings® is the longest-running annual assessment of the nation's health on a state-by-state basis. For the past 25 years, America's Health Rankings® has provided a holistic view of the health of the nation. America's Health Rankings® is the result of a partnership between United Health Foundation, American Public Health Association, and Partnership for Prevention™.

Americas Health Rankings - United Health Foundation
United Health Foundation
ALPHA - American Public Health Association

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Senior Financial Overview

View our Washington financial data below to learn about the income, wealth and costs incurred of those seniors living in the community.

The median household income for seniors in Washington is $41,968 Source: Census.gov ACS

Annual Income for Senior Households

35% of senior households in Washington earn less than $30,000 per year, while 14% earn more than $100K/year


Only those where the head of household is 65 or over are included. As an example, an elderly widow and her children's income would be counted if her children choose to live with her. However, if she chooses to live with her children, neither would be counted.

Also, keep in mind the distinction between household and individual income. A married couple over the age of 65 that is still working and earning $30,000 per year each would have a household income of $60,000.

The average Social Security income per household receiving the benefit in Washington is $17,834 Source: Census.gov ACS
The average retirement income per household receiving it in Washington is $23,991 Source: Census.gov ACS
14% of seniors in Washington are employed. Source: Census.gov ACS

Employment Status

Males

Females

How Seniors Travel to/from Work

34% of Washington seniors have a college degree. Source: Census.gov ACS

Highest Level of Education

Males

Females

89% of seniors living in Washington speak English at home. Source: Census.gov ACS
7% of the seniors in Washington are below the poverty level. Source: Census.gov ACS

Percentage of Seniors Below the Poverty Level

Male

Female

Percent of People 60 and Over Receiving Food Stamps

39% of senior homeowners in Washington have a mortgage. Source: Census.gov ACS

Home Ownership Cost as a Percent of Income

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Helpful Contacts for Seniors

Information and Assistance

  • Washington Aging & Disability Services Administration

    640 Woodland Square Loop S.E.
    Lacey, WA 98503
    Kathy Leitch
    (360) 725-2300
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, M-F (closed holidays)
  • Olympic Area Agency on Aging

    11700 Rhody Drive
    Port Hadlock, WA 98339
    Roy Walker
    (360) 379-5064
    walkerb@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM - Pacific Time M-F
  • Senior Information & Assistance - Jefferson County

    915 Sheridan St.
    Port Townsend, WA 98368
    Mark Harvey
    (360) 385-2552
    hoylejl@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM - Pacific Time
  • Northwest Washington Area Agency on Aging

    600 Lakeway Drive, Suite 100
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    Dan Murphy
    (360) 676-6749
    adrcwhatcom@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, M-F Closed Weekends and Holidays.
  • Snohomish County Long Term Care and Aging Division

    3000 Rockefeller Avenue
    Everett, WA 98201
    Susie Starrfield
    425-388-7200
    j.frasu@snoco.org
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, Monday to Friday
  • Pierce County Aging & Disability Resources

    1305 Tacoma Ave. South, Suite 104
    Tacoma, WA 98402
    Aaron Van Valkenburg
    (253) 798-4500
    ADRC@co.pierce.wa.us
    Website
    8:00 AM - 4:30PM - Pacific Time, Monday through Friday
  • Lewis/Mason/Thurston Area Agency on Aging

    2404 Heritage Court SW
    Olympia, WA 98502
    Dennis W. Mahar
    (360) 664-2168
    bowersr@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, Mon -Friday CLOSED for lunch - 12:00-1:00 pm
  • Area Agency on Aging and Disabilities of Southwest Washington

    201 North East 73rd Street
    Vancouver, WA 98665
    David Kelly
    (360) 735-5720
    iaclark@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time M-F
  • Aging and Adult Care of Central Washington

    50 Simon Street SE
    East Wenatchee, WA 98802
    Bruce Buckles, Executive Director
    (509) 886-0700
    bucklb@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, Monday through Friday,(Closed holidays)
  • Southeast Washington Aging & Long-Term Care

    7200 Nob Hill Bvd., Suite 12
    Yakima, WA 98908
    Lori Brown
    (509) 965-0105
    blythcm@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:00 - 5:00 for Administration and 8:30 to 5:00 Direct Service
  • Yakama Nation Area Agency on Aging

    91 Wishpoosh Road
    Toppenish, WA 98948
    Marie Miller
    (509) 865-7164
    aaoareceptionist@yakama.com
    Website
    8am - 12:00 and 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Aging & Long-Term Care of Eastern Washington

    1222 North Post Street
    Spokane, WA 99201
    Lynn Kimball
    (509) 458-2509
    action@altcew.org
    Website
    8:30 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time M-F
  • Council on Aging & Human Services

    210 South Main Street
    Colfax, WA 99111
    Karl Johanson
    (509) 397-4305
    Website
    8:30 - 4:30 Monday - Friday
  • Kitsap County Division of Aging & Long-Term Care

    1026 Sidney Avenue, Suite 105
    Port Orchard, WA 98366
    Stacey Smith
    (360) 337-5700
    sasmith@co.kitsap.wa.us
    Website
    8:00-4:30 Monday- Friday, PST
  • Senior Information & Assistance - Clallam County/Sequim

    411 West Washington
    Sequim, WA 98382
    Mark Harvey
    (360) 452-3221
    harvemb@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM - Pacific Time
  • Senior Information & Assistance - Clallam County/Forks

    481 5th Avenue
    Forks, WA 98331
    Mark Harvey
    (360) 374-9496
    carteci@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM - Pacific Time
  • Senior Information & Assistance - Grays Harbor

    2700 Simpson Avenue
    Aberdeen, WA 98520
    Mark Harvey
    (360) 532-0520
    peteram@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM - Pacific Time
  • Senior Information & Assistance - Pacific County/Raymond

    430 3rd Street
    Raymond, WA 98577
    Mark Harvey
    (360) 942-2177
    greenla@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    9:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Pacific Time
  • Senior Information & Assistance - Pacific County/Long Beach

    1715-A North Pacific Highway
    Long Beach, WA 98631
    Mark Harvey
    (360) 642-3634
    shaefdf@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    9:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Pacific Time
  • Senior Information and Assistance

    2208 Second Avenue
    Seattle, WA 98121
    Denise Klein
    (206) 448-3110
    info@seniorservices.org
    Website
    8:00 AM - 6:00 PM - Pacific Time
  • Southeast Washington Aging and Long Term Care - Benton/Franklin Counties

    3311 W. Clearwater
    Kennewick, WA 99336
    (509) 735-0315
    Website
    8:30 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, Weekdays
  • Southeast Washington Aging and Long Term Care - Columbia County

    410 E. Main St.
    Dayton, WA 99328
    (509) 382-4787
    Website
    8:30 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time
  • Southeast Washington Aging and Long Term Care - Asotin County

    744 5th Street, Suite C
    Clarkston, WA 99403
    (509) 758-2355
    Website
    8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Weekdays
  • Southeast Washington Aging and Long Term Care - Garfield County

    695 Main
    Pomeroy, WA 99347
    (509) 843-3563
    Website
    8:30 AM - 4:00 PM - Pacific Time
  • Southeast Washington Aging and Long Term Care - Kittitas County

    206 West 1st Avenue
    Ellensburg, WA 98926
    (509) 925-8765
    newnc@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:30 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, Weekdays
  • Southeast Washington Aging and Long Term Care - Kittitas County/Cle Elum

    116 North Oakes
    Cle Elum, WA 98922
    (509) 674-5233
    Website
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Pacific Time, Wednesdays
  • Southeast Washington Aging and Long Term Care - Walla Walla County

    125 E. Cherry Suite A
    Walla Walla, WA 99362
    (509) 529-6470
    Website
    8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Weekdays
  • Southeast Washington Aging and Long Term Care - Yakima County

    106 South 6th Avenue
    Yakima, WA 98902
    (509) 469-0500
    newnc@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:30 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, Weekdays
  • Southeast Washington Aging and Long Term Care - Yakima County/Zillah

    512 2nd Ave.
    Zillah, WA 98953
    (509) 829-3905
    newnc@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:30 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, Weekdays
  • Elder Services

    5125 North Market Street
    Spokane, WA 99217
    Pam Sloan
    (509) 458-7450
    Website
    Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Pacific Time
  • Rural Resources Community Action

    956 South Main Street
    Colville, WA 99114
    509-684-8421
    info@ruralresources.org
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time
  • Senior Services of Island County (SSIC)

    14594 SR 525
    Langley, WA 98260
    (360) 321-1600
    Website
    8:30 AM - 4:00 PM - Pacific Time, M-F
  • San Juan Health & Community Services

    Community Services Building, 62 Henry Road
    Eastsound, WA 98245
    (360) 468 2421
    Website
    9 A.M. - 4 P.M., Monday-Friday
  • Aging and Adult Care of Central Washington

    50 Simon St SE
    East Wenatchee, WA 98837
    Bruce Buckles
    509-886-0700
    grabev@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    Monday - Friday 8:00 - 5:00
  • Klickitat County Senior Services

    Annex II 115 W. Court, MS-CH-21,
    Goldendale, WA 98620
    509-773-757
    Website
    Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
  • Skamania County Senior Services

    SW 710 Rock Creek Drive
    Stevenson, WA 98648
    509-427-3990
    Website
    Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm

Overview of Contacts

State Agency on Aging

  • Washington Aging & Disability Services Administration

    640 Woodland Square Loop S.E.
    Lacey, WA 98503
    Kathy Leitch
    (360) 725-2300
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, M-F (closed holidays)

Overview of Contacts

Area Agencies on Aging

Overview of Contacts

Elder Abuse Prevention

  • Olympic Area Agency on Aging

    11700 Rhody Drive
    Port Hadlock, WA 98339
    Roy Walker
    (360) 379-5064
    walkerb@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM - Pacific Time M-F
  • Northwest Washington Area Agency on Aging

    600 Lakeway Drive, Suite 100
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    Dan Murphy
    (360) 676-6749
    adrcwhatcom@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, M-F Closed Weekends and Holidays.
  • Adult Protective Services

    1949 South State Street, MS N66-2
    Tacoma, WA 98405
    Dan Owens
    (253) 476-7212
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM PT
  • Pierce County Aging & Disability Resources

    1305 Tacoma Ave. South, Suite 104
    Tacoma, WA 98402
    Aaron Van Valkenburg
    (253) 798-4500
    ADRC@co.pierce.wa.us
    Website
    8:00 AM - 4:30PM - Pacific Time, Monday through Friday
  • Aging and Adult Care of Central Washington

    50 Simon Street SE
    East Wenatchee, WA 98802
    Bruce Buckles, Executive Director
    (509) 886-0700
    bucklb@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, Monday through Friday,(Closed holidays)
  • Yakama Nation Area Agency on Aging

    91 Wishpoosh Road
    Toppenish, WA 98948
    Marie Miller
    (509) 865-7164
    aaoareceptionist@yakama.com
    Website
    8am - 12:00 and 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Aging & Long-Term Care of Eastern Washington

    1222 North Post Street
    Spokane, WA 99201
    Lynn Kimball
    (509) 458-2509
    action@altcew.org
    Website
    8:30 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time M-F
  • Pierce County Long Term Care Ombudsman Program

    3580 Pacific Avenue South
    Tacoma, WA 98418
    Karen Hausrath
    (253) 798-3789
    LTCOmbuds@co.pierce.wa.us
    Website
    8 :00 AM - 4:00 PM Monday through Friday
  • Elder Abuse

    Adult Protective Services (APS)
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, M-F
  • Northwest Justice Project (CLEAR Sr.)

    401 2nd Avenue South
    Seattle, WA
    Joan Kleinberg
    (206) 464-1519
    Website
    M-F 9:30AM-12:30PM, Tuesday evening 4:30PM-6:45PM
  • Adult Protective Services

    4710 Auto Center Blvd.
    Bremerton, WA 98312
    Gale McKiernan, Supervisor
    (360) 473-2192
    Website
    8:00am - 5:00pm, M-F
  • Nursing Home Residents Neglect Hotline

    P.O. Box 45600
    Olympia, WA
    (800) 562-6078
    Hotline is open 24 hours a day. Calls are returned M-F, 8:00am to 4:30pm.
  • Senior Information and Assistance

    2208 Second Avenue
    Seattle, WA 98121
    Denise Klein
    (206) 448-3110
    info@seniorservices.org
    Website
    8:00 AM - 6:00 PM - Pacific Time
  • Dept. of Social and Health Services/Adult Abuse and Prevention

Overview of Contacts

Health Insurance Counseling

Overview of Contacts

Overview of Contacts

Long-term Care Ombudsman

Overview of Contacts

Aging and Disability Resource Centers

  • Northwest Washington Area Agency on Aging

    600 Lakeway Drive, Suite 100
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    Dan Murphy
    (360) 676-6749
    adrcwhatcom@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, M-F Closed Weekends and Holidays.
  • Snohomish County Long Term Care and Aging Division

    3000 Rockefeller Avenue
    Everett, WA 98201
    Susie Starrfield
    425-388-7200
    j.frasu@snoco.org
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, Monday to Friday
  • Pierce County Aging & Disability Resources

    1305 Tacoma Ave. South, Suite 104
    Tacoma, WA 98402
    Aaron Van Valkenburg
    (253) 798-4500
    ADRC@co.pierce.wa.us
    Website
    8:00 AM - 4:30PM - Pacific Time, Monday through Friday
  • Lewis/Mason/Thurston Area Agency on Aging

    2404 Heritage Court SW
    Olympia, WA 98502
    Dennis W. Mahar
    (360) 664-2168
    bowersr@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, Mon -Friday CLOSED for lunch - 12:00-1:00 pm
  • Aging and Adult Care of Central Washington

    50 Simon Street SE
    East Wenatchee, WA 98802
    Bruce Buckles, Executive Director
    (509) 886-0700
    bucklb@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time, Monday through Friday,(Closed holidays)
  • Southeast Washington Aging & Long-Term Care

    7200 Nob Hill Bvd., Suite 12
    Yakima, WA 98908
    Lori Brown
    (509) 965-0105
    blythcm@dshs.wa.gov
    Website
    8:00 - 5:00 for Administration and 8:30 to 5:00 Direct Service
  • Yakama Nation Area Agency on Aging

    91 Wishpoosh Road
    Toppenish, WA 98948
    Marie Miller
    (509) 865-7164
    aaoareceptionist@yakama.com
    Website
    8am - 12:00 and 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Kitsap County Division of Aging & Long-Term Care

    1026 Sidney Avenue, Suite 105
    Port Orchard, WA 98366
    Stacey Smith
    (360) 337-5700
    sasmith@co.kitsap.wa.us
    Website
    8:00-4:30 Monday- Friday, PST
  • Elder Services

    5125 North Market Street
    Spokane, WA 99217
    Pam Sloan
    (509) 458-7450
    Website
    Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Pacific Time
  • Center for Independence

    7801 Bridgeport Way W
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Rural Resources Community Action

    956 South Main Street
    Colville, WA 99114
    509-684-8421
    info@ruralresources.org
    Website
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pacific Time
  • Aging & Disability Resource Center (Columbia County)

    410 East Main Street
    Dayton, WA 99328
    Lori Brown
    (509) 382- 4787
    Website
    8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday except legal holidays
  • Aging & Disability Resource Center (Garfield County)

    695 Main St
    Pomeroy, WA 99347
    Lori Brown
    509-843-3563
    Website
    8:00 a.m.- 4: 00 p.m. (M- Th)- 8:00 a.m.- 2: 00 p.m. (F)
  • Senior Services of Snohomish County

    11627 Airport Rd, Suite B
    Everett, WA 98204
    425-355-1112
    Website
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday to Friday
  • Aging & Disability Resource Center

    1710 S. 24th Ave.
    Yakima, WA 98908
    (509) 469-0500
    Website
    8:30 to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday
  • Aging & Disability Resource Center

    3311 Clearwater Ave. Suite D100
    Kennewick, WA 99336
    (509) 735-0315
    Website
    8:30 to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Aging & Disability Resource Center

    125 E. Cherry Street
    Walla Walla, WA 99362
    (509) 529-6470
    8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday

Overview of Contacts

American Indian Tribes and Tribal Organizations

  • Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe Elders Nutition & Support

    1033 Old Blyn Highway
    Sequim, WA 98382
    Jessica Payne Title VI Director
    360-681-4657
  • Kalispel Senior Nutrition Program

    P.O. Box 39
    Usk, WA 99180
    Bob Russell Title VI Director
    509-258-7129
  • Muckleshoot Indian Tribe

    39015 172nd Avenue S.E.
    Auburn, WA 98002
    Wendy Burdette Title VI Director Seniors Program
    253-876-3259
  • Puyallup Tribal Health Authority

    3010 Duct Cho Street
    Tacoma, WA 98404
    Russ Hanscom Title VI Director
    253-680-5481
  • S. Puget Intertribal Planning Agency

    3104 SE Old Olympic Highway
    Shelton, WA 98584
    Carmen Kalama Title VI Director
    360-426-3990
  • The Suquamish Indian Tribe

    Bob Alexander Title VI Director
    360-394-8467
  • Tulalip Tribes

    7300 Totem Beach Road
    Tulalip, WA 98271
    Lahneen Fryberg Title VI Director
    360-716-4687
  • Upper Skagit Indian Tribe

    25944 Community Plaza Way
    Sedro-Wooley, WA 98284
    Mary Honhongva Title VI Director
    360-854-7014

Overview of Contacts

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Sources

Census.gov - Data from the 2010 United States Census. The Census counts every resident in the U.S. and is conducted once every 10 years.

Census.gov ACS - Data from the the 2009-2013 American Community Survey (ACS). The ACS is conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau every year. Because every resident is not surveyed each year, data from a 5 year period is used to improve accuracy.