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Washington Soldiers Home and Colony, located on 181 acres in the beautiful Puyallup Valley near Orting, serves residents needing skilled-nursing care.

Established in 1891, this was the first of three homes built for Washington state veterans. More of our history is available in our Historical Summary 1891-1991

Washington Soldiers Home & Colony  
1301 Orting Kapowsin Hwy
Orting, WA 98360

Main Number (360) 893-4515

For admissions information or to schedule a tour call 877-838-7787 or email SophieP@dva.wa.gov.     

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Dining facility

The Soldiers Home serves veterans in a quaint rural setting. Each summer residents and family members enjoy the annual family picnic with fun and games for all ages.

Resident room in skilled nursing facility
Here is an example of a private
room in the skilled care facility.