Useful Links

 Senior Resources

Here’s a list of useful links.

 

Dietician

Cathy Visser, MPH, RDN, LDN
Registered Dietician:

Email her: TrueforYouNutrition@gmail.com

360-207-4052

Specializing in: Individualized Nutrition Counseling for You.
Consulting for businesses, brands, and organizations.

Lewis County Meals on Wheels

Senior Nutrition Program

1-888-976-0712

The goal of our Senior Nutrition Program is to support the independence and well-being of our seniors through nutritious, healthful and tasty meals; and through education aimed at helping seniors make the best dietary choices for their health.

Lewis County Senior Transportation

Senior Transportation Program

1-360-748-0161

The Senior Transportation Program provides transportation to medical & social service appointments, as well as shopping services throughout Lewis County.

Lewis Mason thurston Area Agency on Aging

lmtaaa.org

Our mission is to advocate, support, manage, monitor, plan, fund and coordinate programs and services for the elderly and disabled adults.

National Association of Nutrition & Aging Services Programs (NASAP)

nanasp.org

Our mission is to strengthen through advocacy and education those who help older Americans.

National Council on Aging

ncoa.org

We’re a respected national leader and trusted partner to help people aged 60+ meet the challenges of aging. We partner with nonprofit organizations, government, and business to provide innovative community programs and services, online help, and advocacy.

Pleural Mesothelioma Center

www.pleuralmesothelioma.com

Pleural mesothelioma is a deadly form of cancer caused by asbestos exposure. Due to the long latency period of mesothelioma, approximately 20-50 years, about 80% of those who are diagnosed with this terrible disease are seniors. Our organization works 1-on-1 with these individuals to help them find local doctors, treatment centers and support groups, all for absolutely no cost to the patient.

Seniors Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program

www.fns.usda.gov

The Seniors Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program is designed to provide low-income seniors with access to locally grown fruits, vegetables, honey and herbs.

Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA)

insurance.wa.gov

SHIBA provides free, unbiased, and confidential assistance with Medicare and health care choices.

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

fns.usda.gov/snap/supplemental-nutrition-assistance-program

SNAP provides nutrition benefits to supplement the food budget of needy families so they can purchase healthy food and move towards self-sufficiency.

Volunteer Services

1-844-851-9380

Our mission is to strengthen through advocacy and education those who help older Americans.

Washington State Association of Senior Centers

wsasc.org

We are here to enhance, educate and support professionals working with the aging population – and have fun doing it!