Health and Wellness

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.

9Health Fair
Multiple Front Range Locations
303-698-4455
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.

Center for African American Health 
3601 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, Denver 80207
303-355-3423
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.

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.

HealthSET
2420 W. 26th Ave #460-D, Denver 80211
720-321-9323
A collaborative team consisting of highly skilled nurses, client advocates, and volunteers. Staff strives to improve the lives of low-income elderly through free monthly wellness clinics held in rent-subsidized senior living communities in the Denver area. Strives to empower low-income seniors residing in the Denver area, so that they may live independent, dignified, healthy lives.