Washington Elks Therapy Program for Children

Since 1954, the Washington Elks Therapy Program for Children has provided home-based occupational or physical therapy to children with developmental delays or physical disabilities. Services are provided at no cost to the family served.

Contact Us

waelks@waelks.net
253-472-6223 or
1-800-825-3557

Office Hours

Tuesday–Friday
8 a.m.–4 p.m. PST

Our Kids

Lola and Emilia

April 2016

Meet Lola and Emilia. Born at only 26 weeks (14 weeks early), they have been fighters since the beginning. Due to their prematurity, both girls were born with significant immune compromise, and require at home therapy to help reduce exposure to illness. The girls had many needs early on, from learning to tolerate food on... Read more

Thane

August 2014

Thane is a seven year old boy. He will be starting second grade in the fall. Thane was referred to Elks Therapy because he has texture related food aversions which means Thane would gag or vomit when eating certain food textures. This began when Thane was around three years old. Over time, he had severely... Read more

Grace

June 2014

Our girl, Grace, is an outgoing and spirited young lady. As a little person, she is challenged each day by activities that most wouldn’t consider demanding. When we first introduced Grace, she was 4-years-old, and striving to conquer her sensory issues regarding tactile and auditory stimulation. Additionally, she was working on adapting to the demands... Read more