Welcome to SouthEast Seattle Senior Center!

SouthEast Seattle Senior Center provides a way to find out what is happening for adults 50 and older in Seattle’s Rainier Valley and surrounding neighborhoods. We strive to enhance the emotional, social and physical well-being of boomers and beyond, and we do this by providing a wide variety of classes activities ranging from exercise to games and from health education to personal enrichment.

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SESSC T-Shirts & Sweatshirts Available!

Want to show your support for your wonderful Center while looking good? We have you covered with very stylish SESSC T-shirts and Sweatshirts.  Your purchase supports the work we do to bring vital resources and build community among our seniors.

To purchase:
• Call the Center Monday – Friday, 8:30am-3:00pm at 206-722-0317 to place your order. We will prepare your order for pickup.
• Let us know the quantity and which item(s) you would like to purchase. Options are:  1) Sweatshirt    2) T-shirt 
Please let us know the size for each item.
• You can pay for your order in advance with credit card. You may also pay by check, credit card or cash when you come to pick up your items.
Please don’t leave a voicemail – be sure you get a live person on the phone so we can best complete your order.

Thanks for your order and we look forward to seeing you sport the SESSC style!

T-Shirts $15.00          Sweatshirts $25.00

Sizes available: M, L, XL, XXL


Call the Center at (206) 722-0317 between 9:00am and 2:00pm to order your shirts and arrange a time to pick them up.


2021 Members’ Annual Meeting
(via Zoom)

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 12:00pm

Zoom Meeting Details


Meeting ID: 859 6914 1830   Passcode: 331950

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Please send an email to Alex Arceo at alexar@sessc.org
or call 206-722-0317 to let us know you plan to attend.



Important Notice – Covid-19 Update

In order to keep our members, participants and staff as healthy and as safe as possible, the SESSC is redirecting the services we provide to seniors. Stay safe, and stay healthy!

Posted: Monday, November 30, 2020.

A Message from the SESSC Executive Director

After the last report from the Governor regarding the increase in COVID-19 cases and the anticipated increase in cases moving forward, we have decided to suspend all classes and activities taking place at the Center, effective December 1, 2020.


The following classes and activities will be affected:

  1. Foot Care
  2. Massage
  3. Exercise
  4. AA Group
  5. All Arts and Crafts Classes
  6. Computer Lab Usage
  • The Center will continue to provide meals for homebound seniors Monday through Friday.
  • All Zoom classes will continue as scheduled.
  • Our Social Worker, Jaime Clark will continue to meet with her clients at the Center.
We know these are difficult times and we want to make sure our members, participants and staff remain healthy.  Please feel free to reach out with any questions, comments or concerns.  Thanks and please have a Happy Thanksgiving!



Lynda A. Greene
Executive Director



Article from the Seattle Times about how Seattle area seniors are coping with the the CORONAVIRUS outbreak.

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2021 Members’ Annual Meeting (via Zoom)

TUESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2021 12:00PM
Zoom Meeting Details – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85969141830?pwd=bkxsT1ByZ0hVS3ZyVTlSZ3ljUXdkUT09


Meeting ID: 859 6914 1830   Passcode: 331950
+12532158782,,85969141830#,,,,,,0#,,331950# US (Tacoma)
+1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)
Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kesBdIK6Ed

Please send an email to Alex Arceo at alexar@sessc.org
or call 206-722-0317 to let us know you plan to attend.

SESSC Is On YouTube Check Us Out!

Please visit our YouTube channel by clicking on this link – SESSC YouTube Page  Check out the video called Wishing and Hoping, that SESSC staff and volunteers put together for you. Also, Mark Bryant is back! Time to get in shape. Exercise with him through three videos: Mark’s Exercise Classes
Part 1 of 3     Part 2 of 3    Part 3 of 3



Calling All Seniors – ZOOM Check-ins

If you live alone, or almost alone, ( with a spouse, caregiver, older sibling or loved one) we invite you to participate in ZOOM CHECK-INS. This is an online support group to combat isolation.
About me: My name is Ruby Holland. I’m a housing Advocate, who has been working with Senior Homeowners to stay in our homes and avoid displacement. I’m a senior who lives alone myself and face the same issues that you face. I have good working relationships with the Central Area Sr. Center, and recently the Southeast Senior Center. King County Council Member Girmay, and Tax Assessor John Wilson. I’ve worked briefly with our Attorney General, Bob Ferguson, and the Washington state AARP representative. Call me if interested (770) 471-3472 or email at

Download the flyer for more information Zoom Check In with Ruby pdf