There are a number of other organizations which support the residents of Lopez Island.
Lopez Island Hospice and Home Support
An all volunteer community program that provides compassionate care for homebound and terminally ill Lopez Island residents.
(360) 468-4446. For more information, visit www.lihhs.org
Lopez Island Senior Services
Senior Services operates a center for senior programs and scheduled meals, and provides other services such as transportation and counseling on senior issues. A full time coordinator, funded by the county, manages senior services. Contact: (360) 468-2421.
Lopez Island Family Resource Center
Offers a variety of programs to support Lopez families and children through mentoring, after school activities, energy assistance, etc. Also hosts the popular Summer Workshops program. Shares space with the Children's Center, next to the Community Center. (360) 468-4117.
For more information, visit www.lifrc.org
Hamlet House Adult Family Home
Lopez Island's only adult family home provides attentive, professional 24-hour care for those needing assistance with the activities of daily life. Our nurturing staff creates a home-life environment where residents feel safe, welcome and valued. (360) 468-3800 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.lopezhamlet.com.
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services (DVSAS)
DVSAS of the San Juans is a non-profit agency whose mission is the prevention and elimination of domestic violence and sexual assault through victim services, education, community awareness and cultural and social change. The agency serves people regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, age or social economic status. For more information, visit www.dvsassanjuans.org
San Juan County Health Department
The Department of Health and Community Services provides a wide array of direct public health services and referral to additional social services available in the community. For more informatino, visit San Juan County website.
Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA)
Under the auspices of the State Insurance Commissioner, SHIBA volunteers provide free, unbiased, and confidential assistance with Medicare and some other health care insurance choices. Mac Langford is the SHIBA representative on Lopez.
For an appointment please call either Mac or the clinic. And for more information about SHIBA you can go to SHIBA Website.