By 2030, Colorado can expect that more than 1 million individuals will be over age 65 compared to today when only about 500,000 individuals are over age 65. Many things contribute to this change but the main reason is the healthy lifestyles of Baby Boomers and those in the Greatest Generation. The Strategic Action Planning Group on Aging, a statewide …
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. THURSDAY 12/15/2016 EVENTS RESCHEDULED FOR FRIDAY 12/16/2016 5:30-9:00 PM. More information is available here or by calling 303-333-3482.
Although Colorado has experienced a very mild fall, many of us will soon be turning on our furnace as we experience cooler temperatures. For some people, heating our home in the winter can be very expensive. Starting November 1, 2016 and running through April 30, 2017, individuals whose monthly income is less than $1634 per month ($2203 for a couple) …
On July 1, 2016, medical professionals, counselors, spiritual leaders, financial organizations, social workers, law enforcement agencies and many other occupations become mandatory reporters of elder abuse. Learn about your responsibilities and how to comply with the new law.
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.
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.