Telephone Reassurance Providers and Funding Sources
State Of Washington
The following is a list of Washington private organizations or state agencies that provide grants and funding for community programs. Also, we have listed automated and volunteer based programs that we found in the state of Washington.
DSC provides a Telephone Reassurance phone system that automatically calls elderly households checking to ensure they are OK. DSC also provides individual calling services for home alone children. To obtain information about this program and age limits of children for your state, visit the Washington latchkey kids age restrictions.
There are many communities that provide telephone reassurance programs (both volunteer based or automatic calling programs).
Contact DSC to learn more about our automated phone systems. DSC welcomes the opportunity to discuss our telephone reassurance program and services. Also, if you are a Washington based community and/or organization that provides a Telephone Reassurance program and would like to be listed here (its free!), please contact us.
If your community does not already have a Telephone Reassurance program, DSC offers individuals the ability to subscribe to our call reassurance program. You can register online for free and DSC offers a limited trial period for only $5. There is no obligation to pay until you activate your account.
To register online, click on the image or button to the right.
Our online enrollment is easy to use and manage, and it provides the senior with flexible calling schedules, custom messages and greetings, as well as multiple emergency contacts in the event of no response by the subscriber.
Washington Automated Telephone Reassurance Providers
The following organizations provide Telecare programs for the elderly within their Washington communities. These programs are both automated or volunteer based community services.
- City of Camas Police Department - Camas, Washington (360) 834-4151
- Ocean Shores Police Department - Ocean Shores, Washington (360)-289-3331
- Sequim Police Department - Sequim, Washington (360)-683-7227
State Of Washington "Potential" Funding Resources
The following private and public groups are potential providers of funding for phone reassurance programs in Washington communities.
To obtain current information about specific Washington agencies and foundations that provide funding for telephone reassurance programs, please contact the respective grant provider listed below..
Note: DSC obtained the following names of foundations from public records. There is no assurance that these foundations provide funding for your specific telephone reassurance program or community notification system.
This information is provided to help you research funding for your project using community grants.
* East Clark County TRIAD
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
The Seattle Foundation
The Jon and Mary Shirley Foundation
The Paul G. Allen Charitable Foundation
M. J. Murdock Charitable Trust
The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation
Marguerite Casey Foundation
Ben B. Cheney Foundation
Allen Foundation for the Arts
Keith & Mary Kay McCaw Family Foundation
Weyerhaeuser Company Foundation
E. K. and Lillian F. Bishop Foundation
Community Foundation for Southwest Washington
The Brainerd Foundation
The Bullitt Foundation
Nesholm Family Foundation
The Stewardship Foundation
The Paul G. Allen Forest Protection Foundation
The Craig and Susan McCaw Foundation
The Foster Foundation
The Russell Family Foundation
The Boeing Company Charitable Trust
The Clairmont L. and Evelyn S. Egtvedt Charitable Trust
Michael and Asya Kogan Foundation, Inc.
Neukom Family Foundation
The Wilburforce Foundation
Talaris Research Institute
The Norcliffe Foundation
Glaser Progress Foundation
The Laurel Foundation
Kreielsheimer Remainder Foundation
Contact DSC to learn more about our CARE (Call Reassurance) telephone reassurance program and RUOK® replacement system.
"Are You OK?"® and RUOK® are registered names of Bruce L Johnson (Individual). For a comparison with our CARE system, please visit our RUOK® vs CARE web page.