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Resources to Care for a Loved One

Family members provide more than 30 billion hours of unpaid care for loved ones. According to a 2014 study of the Rand Corporation, the value of this work tops $522 billion per year. Experts agree that the cost of unpaid care is unsustainable, but the cost of paying for care is even more staggering and projected to cost $642 billion …

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Assisted Living Operator Training

The 3rd quarter 30-hour training for Assisted Living Owner/Operator certification will be July 28-31, 2015 at Parkplace, 111 Emerson St, Denver 80218. The course meets all requirements for licensure from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. Total cost of the course is $660, and registration must be received by July 24, 2015.
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Senior Issues Briefing

The Senior Issues Briefing is a monthly networking and information meeting for Denver metro area aging professionals. The meeting is held on the second Tuesday of every month from 8:30 am to 9:30 am at Brookdale Mountain View. The next meeting will be on July 14, 2015 from 8:30 am to 9:30 am. TOPIC: Colorado Aging Framework:  A Guide for Policymakers, Providers, …

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Network North

Network North is a free, public meeting targeted to professionals in the field of aging, with a focus on the northern Denver metro area. Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every month from 8:30 am to 9:30 am at Golden West Manor, 1055 Adams Cir, Boulder. The next meeting will be July 7, 2015. TOPIC: Colorado Aging Framework:  A Guide …

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Colorado Creates Strategic Planning Group on Aging

On June 4, 2015, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper signed HB 15-1033, establishing a Strategic Planning Group on Aging. The group will work to analyze and prepare recommendations for the state government to address long-term issues related to Colorado’s aging population. It will create a broad strategic plan, as well as recommending specific actions and bills to the General Assembly. If you’re …