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

Julie

This is our 6 year old daughter, Julie. After suffering a lack of oxygen at birth, Julie began having seizures and spent her first 9 weeks in the hospital. During this time, she was also diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy, Cortical Visual Impairment, and Reflux. At 15 months old, she developed Hydrocephalus and had a shunt... Read more

Gabe

Meet Gabe … An amazing and sweet boy who has a robust sense of humor and always, a happy disposition! He is a SUPERHERO because he has overcome many extraordinary challenges in his life reminding us what is important in life. Life is good and when in doubt, just take the next small step. Gabe... Read more

Stormy

On February 14, 2012, a beautiful miracle baby was born. Stormy had many complications in the womb. At just 14 weeks along, her mom was told that her unborn baby had Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia(CDH), a severe birth defect where the diaphragm doesn’t properly form and the organs are in the chest. This inhibits lung growth... Read more