The Senior Center offers access to a variety of different services and assistance.  For any questions contact one of our social workers (See Below) or call the front desk at 206.932.4044 x 1


  • Counseling

  • Social Work

  • Westside Friends Outreach Program

  • Legal Consultations


Counseling & Support Available During Social Distancing

Call-in Counseling Support

Francis Parks, our onsite psychologist, is offering free call in sessions to anyone who just wants to talk, connect, release anxiety or get support. The call can be 10 minutes or longer depending on need, and are completely free.

Please contact Frances Parks,  (206) 390- 5855

Phone Social Work Support

Social Workers
(206) 932-4044 x 2

Toni Ameslav, MSW
(206) 932-4044 x 9

The Social Workers at the Senior Center of West Seattle are available by appointment Monday – Friday.  They provide assistance with the following:

  • applications for senior housing
  • utility discount programs
  • in-home support/outreach program
  • transportation programs
  • family counseling and support related to aging
  • referrals and followup with community agencies are provided as needed.

Westside Friends Outreach Program

Our Outreach program Westside Friends provides volunteers for 1:1 social-distancing support with West Seattle seniors and people with disabilities. Contact Michele Fawcett-Long for more information at, or visit our Volunteer page.

Legal Consultations

Attorneys: Heather DeVrieze and John Llewellyn
Last Tuesdays 2:30- 4 p.m. (20-min. appointments)

Thursdays 3-5 p.m. (20-min. appointments)
First and third Thursdays