What We Do
We provide resources that enhance the emotional, social, and physical well-being of seniors, adults with disabilities, and those who care for them.
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We provide objective information about aging and disability related programs and services. Our goal is to support the independence, dignity and health of older adults. We can assist you to identify, understand, and access services to help you stay independent. There are many resources available. Just ask for what you need, we are here to help!
We provide support, education and resources for unpaid caregivers.
TSOA is a state program providing free in-home care and support to individuals who meet functional and financial eligibility criteria.
We serve community meals at seven locations throughout Whidbey and Camano Islands. The Nutrition Program provides:
- Meals on Wheels (MOW) – delivers hot and frozen meals to homebound seniors
- Liquid Nutrition (liquid nutritional products, i.e., Ensure)
- A Registered Dietitian for nutritional counseling and assistance.
Provides social engagement for those between the ages of 18 years to over 100 years of age, who experience cognitive or physical challenges due to developmental disabilities, progressive conditions like dementia, Parkinson’s or MS, or those who are isolated due to physical challenges. Programs available in Freeland and Oak Harbor.
Coordinates a corps of volunteers providing assistance to older adults and people with disabilities to help them remain independent in their own homes by providing essential transportation and other forms of support.
The SHIBA program provides free and unbiased Medicare insurance advising by trained volunteers.
Support groups bring together people who are going through or have gone through similar experiences.
Health and Personal Care Services
Do you need in-home care or handyman services? We maintain a list of private workers willing to perform a variety of tasks. Just ask for the PIP List.
Can’t afford to pay? Our Aging and Disability Resources program can provide a variety of options for all income levels. Just ask for what you need!
Another way we advocate for seniors is by offering exposure to professionals that can supply much-needed information. Those services include a notary, Social Security information, legal information, and income tax help.
Island Senior Resources is the trade name of Senior Services of Island County a Washington non-profit corporation, exempt from Federal income tax under section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and is a United Way agency.
Island Senior Resources does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, clients, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.