Health encompasses all aspects of physical and mental health. Wellness refers to optimizing general health for a better quality of life. For older adults, it is important to participate in a social life and explore interests and activities that create opportunities to improve a positive sense of well-being.
Multiple Front Range Locations
9Health Fair offers health fairs throughout Colorado in the spring and fall. Most screenings are free but also include many low cost lab screenings. See the information on our website at 9Healthfair.org.
Camrina Enterprises – doTerra 720-635-7585 Our pure essential oils are revolutionizing the way families manage their health. We harness nature’s most powerful elements and share these gifts through our global community of Wellness Advocates.
Center for African American Health
3601 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, Denver 80207
A community-based organization dedicated to improving the health and well-being of African Americans living in the metro-Denver and Colorado Springs area. Offers a variety of evidenced-based health education programs including: diabetes prevention program, diabetes self-management training, a Matter of Balance, Aging Mastery. A Connect for Health Navigation Assistance site.
Dancing For My Heart 2395 Ivanhoe St Denver 80207 303-355-0535 Dancing for My Heart, Inc is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting heart healthy wellness to seniors of color in Colorado communities. Using dance the organization provides training to seniors in fitness, self-care and community outreach. We get “fit by our faith” using the Bible as our guide.
Denver Human Services-Snap into Health
1200 Federal Blvd, Denver 80204 720-720-944-3666
SNAP offers nutrition assistance to millions of eligible, low-income individuals and families and provides economic benefits to communities. SNAP is the largest program in the domestic hunger safety net. Low income individuals who meet income and resource guidelines are eligible for assistance. This program was formerly known as food stamps.
eLIVLIHOOD 1941 Eliot St Denver 80204 303-663-0306 eLivelihood was founded by caregivers to help families manage the logistical struggles associated with providing care for your aging parents. We put all the tools you need in one collaborative family platform which includes a customizable calendar, document and data storage, photo and video sharing, health monitoring, financial account monitoring, wellness checks, and medication reminders.
FIXURRX: A Genetic Testing Solutions Company 4090 Malaya St Denver 80249 720-427-0159 Genetic testing for cancer risk, medication metabolism, birth defects, and cholesterol screening. No out-of-pocket costs as these tests are covered by Medicaid, Medicare, and some private insurance.
Genexe Health 5600 S Quebec St #B300 Greenwood Village 801111 833-343-6393 Offers genetic cancer and genetic prescription drug screening. These screenings show the patient if they have any genetic markers that would predispose them to cancer or if the medications being taken may have an adverse reaction with their body based on DNA.
Heather Lane Physical Therapy 244 N Washington St Denver 80203 720-507-3962 Relieves your pain through compassionate one-on-one treatment solutions with a doctor of physical therapy, the highest degree attainable to practice physical therapy.
Nymbl Science 3513 N Brighton Blvd #478 Denver 80216 720-507-3202 Our mission is to prevent one million falls among older adults. The Nymbl balance system combines medical science with mobile technology to assess balance, and provide fun, effective interventions that have been validated to significantly improve balance. Nymbl is used in senior living, home care, and health systems.
Silver Sneakers 1445 S Spectrum Blvd Chandler, AZ 85286 714-580-8860 A health and fitness program designed for adults 65+ that is included with many Medicare Advantage Plans. SilverSneakers helps millions of people on Medicare defy the odds, shatter stereotypes, and answer every challenge with, “I can do this!” Membership includes access to every participating gym and fitness center in the network.
True Med Test 2612 Whispering Woods Cir Plainfield, IL 60585 616-633-5734 Helps seniors obtain personalized genetic information and assists the primary care physician in developing a personalized medical plan. Assist in completing appropriate forms, collect a saliva sample, and submit the specimen and paperwork to a certifi ed lab. Results are shared with your physician.