Educate Yourself

Helplines


Senior Information and Assistance/Senior Services

Address:
2208 Second Ave.
Seattle, WA  98121-2055
Phone:
(206) 448-5757
(888) 435-3377 (Toll Free)
(506) 448-5025 (TTY)
(206) 448-5748 (Fax)
Email:
Web:
About:
Information on services available for senior citizens in King County, screening and referrals for case management, Respite Program, and Home and Community core services. Advocate for clients eligible for services and not receiving them. Consumer information is available.

Skagit Senior Information and Assistance/Case Management

Address:
1650 Port Drive
Burlington, WA  98233
Phone:
(360) 428-1301
Email:
Web:
About:
Gateway for information and advocacy for seniors throughout Skagit County and for family and friends caring for a loved one who is disabled. Services include information and referral on topics, including but not limited to, respite, case management, Medicaid, Meals on Wheels, in-home care, transportation, housing, legal issues, and insurance. Maintains an extensive database of resources, programs, and services for seniors.

General Electric Answer Center

Phone:
(800) 626-2000 (Toll Free)
About:
The center provides free Braille overlays and raised-notch knobs for visually impaired customers who have GE, Hotpoint, or post-1988 RCA major appliances such as microwaves and electric ranges. You will need to give the model and serial numbers of ranges. Not available for models with touch-pad indicators and the appliance knobs must have markings.