The Holiday Baskets for Seniors project raises food and money to give 200 food baskets to low-income and isolated seniors in the Denver metro area. More information is available here or by calling 303-333-3482.
Join Colorado’s Leadership Team in Aging as a member of The Society today! Your support makes a tangible impact on the aging profession immediately, plus the benefits include exclusive events, training and certification discounts, and more!
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.
The 2017 Holiday Social Hour and the 38th Annual Meeting of the Membership of The Colorado Gerontological Society is scheduled for December 7, 2017 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at The Argyle, 4115 W. 38th Avenue, Denver.
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.
The Assisted Living Administrator Training is required for licensure of all assisted living facilities in Colorado. Trainings are offered on a quarterly basis.
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.