Medicare Advantage Work Group

The Medicare Advantage Work Group is a bimonthly meeting that includes representatives of the insurance industry, state and federal government and consumer advocates who come together on a regular basis to discuss updates to Medicare policy, industry concerns and consumer issues. The meeting will be held on December 10, 2014 from 2:30 to 4:00 pm. at Yanni’s, 5425 Landmark Place, …


Holiday Baskets for Seniors

The Holiday Baskets for Seniors project raises food and money to assemble 200 food baskets for low-income and isolated seniors in the Denver metro area. We are hosted by the First Baptist Church of Denver at 1375 Grant St, Denver 80203.On Thursday December 18, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, we will collect donations, sort food, and make Holiday Cards. On ...

Assisted Living Operator Training

The December 2-5, 2014 Assisted Living Training class has been rescheduled.The next 30-hour training for Assisted Living Owner/Operator certification will be January 20-23, 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 ...
A woman receives an ear exam from Dr. Jill Wayne, Advanced Audiology

Make A Difference Day

On October 25, 2014, the Society and our volunteer providers provided Dental, Hearing and Vision Services for Low-Income Seniors, fitting 108 individuals with hearing aids, providing eye exams for 11 individuals (9 received eyeglasses), and giving 2 individuals free dental work. The project helps to serve individuals in our Dental, Hearing and Vision grant programs in order to help expand ...

LEAP Benefits to Start November 1

In 2014, winter begins on December 21, 4:03 pm, Mountain Standard Time. But many of us will turn on that furnace long before then. The high costs of heating are a problem for many people each year. Utility companies issue shut off notices, emergency assistance agencies struggle to find enough resources to help, and families often go “without” just to keep warm. The …

Network North

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 Heritage Club Mountain View. The next meeting will be on November 11, 2014 with a presentation on Medicare Changes and Updates for 2015 by Eileen Doherty, Executive …

Senior Issues

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. This month’s meeting will be January 6, 2015 with a presentation on TBD by SPEAKER: TBD