Ever thought you might want to xeriscape your yard to reduce maintenance in your later years, save a few bucks on home repairs, or spend a summer being a camp host in a national park. These and many other opportunities such as learning how to download apps on your cellphone or communicate with your grandchildren on Facebook will be demonstrated …
Do you struggle with completing Health First Colorado (Medicaid) applications for your clients and customers? Are you frequently at a loss for what documents you need or where to send them? We can help! Join us for a specialized workshop that focuses on maximizing Health First Colorado application approval rates.
We know topics surrounding end of life concerns are sensitive and challenging, but critical to the health of our Latino communities.The Colorado Gerontological Society in partnership with the Latino Community Foundation of Colorado are working to bring Advance Care Planning to Latino elders and their families. In the next two years, we will develop a culturally sensitive curriculum and deliver …
Do you work with Latino seniors and need tools to increase your service delivery approach? What approach to use, person or family-centered? This training is designed to provide professionals in the aging field with tools to address culturally responsive service delivery to Latino seniors in the new world of service plans, care plans, and life plans.
Elder abuse reporting is now mandatory for a range of professions. If you are a mandatory reporter, it is important to recognize how to recognize elder abuse and understand how to effectively report it. CGS offers a workshop to help mandatory reporters learn how to effectively protect seniors from abuse, neglect and exploitation.
Make sure your assisted living residence is ready for your next survey with a compliant, practical quality management plan. Learn best practices, how to develop a plan and requirements from the state.
For the past 27 years, The Colorado Gerontological Society hosted the largest senior information and entertainment fair in Colorado. This is possible only with the support and energy of the hundreds of senior-oriented businesses and services who participate.
Network North is a free, public meeting targeted to professionals in the field of aging, with a focus on the northern Denver metro area.
The Senior Issues Briefing is a monthly networking and information meeting directed towards Denver metro area professionals.
The Assisted Living Administrator Training is required for licensure of all assisted living facilities in Colorado. Trainings are offered on a quarterly basis.
The Salute to Seniors is Colorado’s largest senior expo, with information, resources, live entertainment, games, prizes and more! Join us for the 28th Annual Salute to Seniors on Saturday June 24, 2017! With attendance of over 2000 every year, the Salute to Seniors brings together everything you need to have a great day. The Salute is held in the Colorado Convention Center, right in the heart of downtown Denver.