About the Program

Resources Advocates are available 5 days a week to assist you in deciding what resources you need, as well as locating resources both within the Senior Services and the wider community. They have connections to a wide range of resources. Some examples are: our Pet Assistance Fund, health care, housing, and legal services. You can contact them at resource.advocates@southsoundseniors.org or by leaving your contact information in a phone message at 360.586.6181 ext 101 and they will get back to you.

SUPPORT GROUPS:

Olympia Parkinson’s Disease Online Support Group
Every Wednesday from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm (Pacific Time)
For additional information, or to sign up, e-mail southsoundpd@gmail.com

Bereavement Support Group: Life After Loss
This free bereavement group is open to adults of all ages who have lost a loved one to death and are struggling with their grief. The group meets twice a month, on the second and fourth Fridays, from 2:00 – 3:30 PM. The group provides information, fellowship, and support for people on their journeys of loss. While the Senior Center is closed for public health reasons, this group is meeting online only, via video conference call. Anyone with a smartphone and a stable wireless connection or an internet-connected computer with a camera can join.

If you are interested in attending the online group, please email Jill Komura, the mental health counselor who facilitates the group, at EssentialSpiritCounseling@protonmail.com, or call 360.539.1230 for more information.

Low Vision Support Group:
This group meets monthly in person when the center is open. It is for persons who are blind or have poor vision and need assistance or anyone who is interested in assisting persons with low vision. If you need assistance while we are closed, please contact the Resource Advocates at resource.advocates@southsoundseniors.org or by leaving your contact information in a phone message at 360.586.6181 ext 101 and they will get back to you. They can connect you with helpful community resources.