Front Desk Receptionist: 206 – 932-4044 x 1



Our Location

4217 SW Oregon Street
Seattle, WA 98116

The Senior Center of West Seattle (SCWS) is located on the corner of California Avenue & Oregon Street, one block north of the Alaska Street Junction.


Getting Here


Free two-hour parking is available but limited along California Ave. SW. You can also find free parking on residential streets around the West Seattle Junction neighborhood.

Paid parking is available in the Diamond Parking lot behind the Senior Center, accessible from 42nd Ave. SW. You can use your smartphone or a credit card to pay for parking.

By Metro Transit

King County Metro provides regular bus service to the West Seattle Junction with a main hub located just one block south of the Senior Center at the intersection of California Ave. SW and SW Alaska St. Find your route at

Metro Access is another public transportation option for seniors with disabilities. To find out if you qualify, contact 206-205-5000.

By Hyde Shuttle

Sound Generations provides free round-trip van transportation to seniors 55+ and people with disabilities of all ages. Visit or call 206-727-6262 to sign up.

Other Options for West Seattle Residents

The City of Seattle also offers two programs specific to West Seattle residents. You can learn about Flip Your Trip and Home Zones at


Hours of Operation

8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Visit our Homepage or Activities for details.

*Inclement weather:   In the event of inclement weather the Center follows the Seattle Public Schools late starts and closures.  Follow your TV news channels for this information.

Stop n’ Shop Thriftstore

Open every day 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.

No appointment necessary for donations. Please see our Donate to Us page for a list of items accepted.

Junction Diner

Monday-Thursday from 11:45am-12:30pm

Margie’s Cafe 

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.


Snow Closures

If it’s snowy outside, we will follow the lead of the Seattle Public Schools – if they are closed, then we are closed. Check this website if you’re not sure.