The Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) is a “Win-Win” program, which benefits both low-income seniors and our local farmers! Local farmers sell more produce and seniors who otherwise couldn’t afford it are able to purchase organic, fresh fruits and vegetables as excellent supplementation to a healthy diet. If you are 60 years […]
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Thank you Albertsons Companies Foundation, Safeway and Haggen Food & Pharmacy!We are so grateful to have received a total of $10,000 from the Albertsons Companies Foundation, $5,000 from Safeway and $5,000 from Haggen Food & Pharmacy! Thank you for making us a part of the Nourishing Neighbors family! These dollars will have a profound impact and make a huge difference in ensuring […]
Free online screening of the groundbreaking documentary, Gen Silent. Friday, June 5 at 5 PM PDT This is an online event. About this Event Watch the groundbreaking documentary, Gen Silent, for HIV Long-Term Survivors Awareness Day June 5, 2020 This award-winning film, provided by the Clowder Group, follows a handful of older people as they […]
Going Shopping?We encourage you to wear masks when shopping. This is for your safety and those around you.We can help you shop safely with our new contactless shopping grocery delivery service. To learn more, call us at 360-321-1600 or place an online request for assistance.
Island Senior Resources COVID-19 Response Information Want To Help Fund Activities For Seniors? Please Donate If You Can. Our purpose is to be here for today’s and tomorrow’s elders. We’re helping to support you today and build a support network for your future. Your donations make that possible.
Trusting Yourself and Trusting OthersBy Christina Baldwin, ISR Board member While visiting an elder friend Doris, I watched her handle a phone call that made me nervous. I could overhear a voice through the receiver telling her this was the Social Security office and there was some question about her account. Could she verify her number […]
The Trouble with Pride: Not Asking for Help Can Hurt YouBy Christina Baldwin, ISR Board Member She was 99-years old, living independently, proudly self-sufficient. So, when her window blinds needed dusting, she got on a step stool to do them herself. Something happened: she lost her balance, the steps went out from under her, she flailed […]