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

Oswald

October 2012

Meet Oswald…he is a very smart 18 year old who has cerebral palsy. He uses a power wheelchair to navigate the world. Using a wheelchair to get around complicates life. He has to have an adapted van with a ramp. Oswald’s mom drives him around the community in the adapted van. Oswald is not able... Read more

Allyson

February 2014

Allyson is a typical little girl. She likes to dress up, help in the kitchen, and play outside. She just needs a little extra help. When she was 18 months old, she got meningitis which resulted in an extended hospitalization. She was eventually flown to Seattle Children’s due to complications. She had 2 strokes, resulting... Read more

Ben

January 2016

Benedict “Ben” was delivered full-term by C-section in September 2012. By age 4 months he had undergone three open-heart surgeries common with Down Syndrome: Correction of the aorta repair at five days old, complete atrial-ventricular septal defect repair in December 2012, and mitral valve repair in January 2013. At one month, Ben began to have... Read more

Upcoming Events

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Oct
12
Fri
2018
Coin Box Dinner @ Puyallup Elks Lodge
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Coin Box Dinner @ Puyallup Elks Lodge | Puyallup | Washington | United States

What do you do with your spare change? Would you like to help a child with a developmental problem? You can answer both questions by filling the enclosed Coin Box for “OUR KIDS”.

The Washington Elks Therapy Program for Children, Inc., the Major Project sponsored by the Elks of Washington, for over 60 years provides home based Occupational Therapy to children with disabilities at no cost to their families. “OUR KIDS” receive pediatric therapy from our professional staff of therapists because of the generosity shown by people like you.

To encourage your help, the Puyallup Elks Lodge has scheduled a “COIN BOX Dinner” on Friday, October 12th, 2018. The Program will begin at 6:00 PM. Becky Gibson, Therapy Supervisor, will be our guest speaker. We will also have a showing of a special Therapy Program video narrated by Tony Ventrella.

A wonderful Spaghetti dinner will follow. Please call for dinner reservations so we know how much food to prepare. Bring your family, friends, and children.

Dinner will be FREE if you bring a FULL Coin Box.

For those coming without a Coin Box, dinner will be $8.00.

For those who are unable to attend, we offer you a “HERE IS MY DONATION” form to complete and return to the Lodge with your check. Please make checks payable to Puyallup Elks Lodge #1450.

Start filling your Coin Boxes NOW. If you fill this one and want an additional Coin Box, more are available at the Lodge office. Stop by or call and one will be sent to you. Remember the date of Friday, October 12th and come join the fun.

Oct
25
Thu
2018
Coin Box Event @ Everett Lodge
Oct 25 all-day
Coin Box Event @ Everett Lodge | Everett | Washington | United States

What do you do with your spare change? Would you like to help a child with a developmental problem? You can answer both questions by participating in the Everett Lodge’s Coin Box event for “OUR KIDS”.

The Washington Elks Therapy Program for Children, Inc., the Major Project sponsored by the Elks of Washington, for over 60 years provides home-based Occupational Therapy to children with disabilities at no cost to their families. “OUR KIDS” receive pediatric therapy from our professional staff of therapists because of the generosity shown by people like you.

To encourage your help, the Everett Elks Lodge has scheduled a COIN BOX Event.

Oct
26
Fri
2018
Coin Box Event @ Mount Vernon Lodge
Oct 26 all-day
Coin Box Event @ Mount Vernon Lodge | Mount Vernon | Washington | United States

What do you do with your spare change? Would you like to help a child with a developmental problem? You can answer both questions by participating in the Mount Vernon Lodge’s Coin Box event for “OUR KIDS”.

The Washington Elks Therapy Program for Children, Inc., the Major Project sponsored by the Elks of Washington, for over 60 years provides home-based Occupational Therapy to children with disabilities at no cost to their families. “OUR KIDS” receive pediatric therapy from our professional staff of therapists because of the generosity shown by people like you.

To encourage your help, the Mount Vernon Elks Lodge has scheduled a COIN BOX Event.