Legal & Social Assistance
We offer a variety of programs and assistance in Social Work, Legal and Financial areas. Please view our PDF flyer for more details
or see the descriptions of our offerings below.
Our social worker, Scott Theisen, is here to help you, your family, your friends and our community. If you need someone to help or just to listen, contact Scott on his voice mail (206) 268-6761.
Legal Consultations - FREE
1st Monday of each month from 10:00am-12:00pm
Clif Johnson is here each month to help you with legal issues. Initial meeting is free and low fee thereafter. Wills, Power of Attorney, Living Wills, Landlord tenant, Loans and other issues. Please call the center at 206-297-0403 to schedule your appointment.
Financial Assistance - FREE 30 min. consultation
2nd Tuesday of each month from 12:00pm-3:00pm
If you are in need of financial assistance Kyle Bernethy, our indepentant financial services professional is here to assit you. Representative registered with and securities offered through PlanMember Securities Corporation, a registered Broker/Dealer, investment advisor and member FINRA / SIPC. Please call the center at (206) 297-0403 to schedule your appointment.
Attention all JOB SEEKERS seeking work and all EMPLOYERS who are willing to offer work as an individual or business in the Ballard community. The Ballard NW Senior Center’s “JOB BANK” may be the EXACT PLACE to help you find that successful matching connection. To sign-up contact the Volunteer Job Bank Organizer at (206) 297-0403.
Minor Home Repair
Monday to Friday, 9:00am-4:00pm
This wonderful service is available to homeowners in Seattle. It allows you to have a professional do minor plumbing, electrical, and carpentry repairs for only $10 per hour, plus the cost of parts. You only have to apply once and then can ask for assistance for 3 years. If you do not want to fill out the paperwork, they will even send someone out to do it for you. Call 206-448-5751.
Senior Rights & Medicare - FREE
3rd Wednesday, 9am-12pm
Jerry Keating will assist you with substitute decision making, healthcare issues, and estate information such as wills and power of attorney issues. Please call the center at 206-297-0403 to schedule your appointment.
Eldercare Locator - FREE
Eldercare Locator is a service of the Administration on Aging. Toll free directory assistance is available at (800) 667-1116.
Senior Information and Assistance
A great place to find information on the services and resources available to seniors. This is a service of Senior Services at (206) 448-3110.
Tuesdays, Nov. 26, 9:00am—12:00pm
Lee Rockoff will answer in depth questions about 2014 Medicare in one-hour sessions during November