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2016-2019 Draft Area Plan

Pierce County Aging and Disability Resources invites the community to attend a public meeting to comment on the Draft 2016-2019 Area Plan.  The plan includes the proposed 2016 Area Plan budget which allocates funding for a wide range of community-based services.  Held 1:30 – 3:00 p.m. in the Soundview Conference Room 1, 3602 Pacific Ave., Suite 200, Tacoma.  Questions?  Call (253) 798-7376 or e-mailView the public notice.  The draft Area Plan will be available here on August 13, 2015.

2015 Senior Farmers Market Vouchers

The 2015 season of the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program will be starting in June. Call the Aging & Disability Resource Center at (253) 798-4600 or (800) 562-0332 to sign up for a set of vouchers (one per household) that you can redeem for fresh, Washington-grown fruit, vegetables, cut herbs and honey at participating Farmers Markets. View Program Flyer.  Eligibility criteria:

•  Live in Pierce County;
•  60 years old or older (55+ for Native American or Native Alaskan);
•  Able to pick up the vouchers in person with your government-issued I.D.;
•  Total monthly household income is not more than:
            1 person - $1,815
            2 people - $2,456
            3 people - $3,098

Please Note:  There is a limit of one set of vouchers per household.

2014-2015 Area Plan Update
This Two-Year Area Plan Update encompasses the goals and objectives of ADR and outlines proposed strategies to be executed over the 2014-2015 timeframe, as well as provides a summary of accomplishments for 2012-2013. View the Update to the Area Plan

2015 Draft Area Plan Budget
Pierce County Aging & Disability Resources (ADR) has developed a Draft 2015 Area Plan Budget.
View the Draft 2015 Area Plan Budget.

Community-Based Services

The Aging and Disability Resources Program offers a wide range of community-based services that allow older adults and adults with disabilities to remain at home as long as possible. These services address the needs of frail, older and functionally disabled adults living in Pierce County.

ADR Advisory Board
Click here to learn more about our Advisory Board and volunteer opportunities

What We Do For You

  • Review your service needs and eligibility 
  • Help you make informed choices and access services 
  • Help you develop a plan that addresses your health, housing and safety needs 
  • Review your situation and help you make changes to the plan as needed

Services Provided

Case Management
Case managers assist individuals to access the services and supports they need to remain in their own home. Nurses are also available to review health needs and teach in-home care aide how to best meet those needs. 

Family Caregiver Support
Provides services to help unpaid caregivers caring for aging parents, ailing spouses, partners, disabled adult children, or friends suffering from a debilitating illness.  FCSP webpage.

Long Term Care Ombudsman
Serves as a voice for residents of long-term care facilities, look into complaints, and helps solve problems.  LTC Ombudsman webpage.

Aging & Disability Resource Center
Provides an access point for those seeking information and assistance regarding programs or services available to older adults or adults with disabilities. This service can range from a brief phone conversation to more in-depth conversations in the home setting.  View ADRC website.

Ph: (253) 798-4600 or (800) 562-0332
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Office Hours:
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday - Friday


Contact Us

Community Connections Resource Center

Ph: (253) 798-4600 or (800) 562-0332

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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