Contact name:
Cara D. McCoy,
Elder Protection and Caregiver Program Manager

Phone: 360-716-4689

Street address:
Senior Center Office:
7300 Totem Beach Rd
Tulalip, WA 98271

Satellite Office:
7305 Totem Beach Rd,
Unit K
Tulalip, WA 98271

Elder Protection



MISSION: The Tulalip Elders Abuse Program is committed to conducting prompt, thorough and effective investigations and assistance to victims of elder and vulnerable adult abuse under the Tribes’ Elders Protection Ordinance.

This commitment recognizes the importance of minimizing trauma for victims and their families, holding offenders fully responsible for their conduct, and providing appropriate intervention and prevention services to elders/vulnerable adults. The case manager is available at the Senior Center to assist with elder/vulnerable adult exploitation, abuse, and neglect.

SERVICES PROVIDED: We assist with applications for benefits, safety plans, and help find resources available within Tulalip and outside Tulalip. Assist clients finding appropriate housing. Act as liaison with protective payee, departments within the Tulalip Tribes and Washington State agencies. Assist clients with creating budgets. Perform investigations of allegations of abuse, neglect and exploitation. Act as guardian for several Tulalip tribal members which includes assuring social, medical and cultural needs are being met. Assist families with adult guardianship.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: Tulalip tribal members that may be a vulnerable adult, senior, or elder living in Snohomish County.