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Collaboration for Senior Benefits Community (Jul. 2014)

07/18/2014 2:00 pm
07/18/2014 4:15 pm

The Collaboration for Senior Benefits Community is a new initiative of The Society focusing on helping aging professionals to manage change in senior benefits at the state and federal levels. Meetings will include three parts: updates to programs and benefits, networking and advocacy opportunities, and confidentially discussing complex cases.

The Collaboration for Senior Benefits Community is held at the Daniels Fund, 101 Monroe St, Denver from 2:00 pm to 4:15 pm on the third Friday of every month.

The topic for this month's meeting is: Guiding OAP and Adult Dental Medicaid Beneficiary Benefits by Eileen Doherty, Colorado Gerontological Society.

The meeting is by invitation only and requires signing a confidentiality agreement. If you would like to receive an invitation, please contact us.

ePALS Webinar: Pathways for Change: Understanding Approaches to Advocacy and Policy Change

07/15/2014 10:00 am

Please join us Tuesday, July 15th at 10:00 a.m. MST (12:00 p.m. Eastern) for a FREE 75-minute webinar by Sarah Stachowiak and Lovely Dhillon of ORS Impact on social science theories about how policy change happens.

Seniors Enjoy Support Of 2014 Colorado Legislature

The Colorado Legislature, in an election year continued their support of senior citizen issues in property tax relief, continuation of licensure for home care agencies, and expansion of research efforts for Alzheimer’s Disease.

As the nation continues to struggle with increased costs and devastation to individuals from Alzheimer’s Disease, the Colorado legislation appropriated $250,000 to the University of Colorado to support the new research initiatives to study the relationship between Down’s Syndrome and Alzheimer’s Disease. Fueled by national research efforts this research is seen as leading the way to looking for solutions to the dreaded disease.

Senior Issues Briefing (Jul. 2014)

07/08/2014 8:30 am
07/08/2014 9:30 am

The Senior Issues Briefing is a monthly meeting for professionals and seniors that features a presentation on a currently pressing topic. There is time for questions, networking and information dissemination.

The Senior Issues Briefing is held at Heritage Club Mountain View, 8101 E Mississippi Ave, Denver, from 8:30 am to 9:30 am on the second Tuesday of every month.

The July Senior Issues Briefing is cancelled. The August Briefing will be on August 12, 2014.

Senior Issues Briefing (Aug. 2014)

08/12/2014 8:30 am
08/12/2014 9:30 am

The Senior Issues Briefing is a monthly meeting for professionals and seniors that features a presentation on a currently pressing topic. There is time for questions, networking and information dissemination.

The Senior Issues Briefing is held at Heritage Club Mountain View, 8101 E Mississippi Ave, Denver, from 8:30 am to 9:30 am on the second Tuesday of every month.

The topic for this month's meeting is: How the Medicare-Medicaid Demonstration Project Will Affect Seniors by Matt Vedal, Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing, Denver.

Salute to Seniors Sponsors

CU Boulder
Critical Nurse Staffing
Fairmount Cemetery
Colorado Access
Colorado's Home Buyers
Horan & McConaty
Kaiser Permanente
ManorCare
Grossman Dream Homes
Colorado’s premier Audiology/Hearing Aid Provider
Vita Flats
Newcomer Funeral Home
Zounds Hearing
Optum
Schmitt Music