News & Events – July 2017 & Beyond

July 2017 Care Manager’s Corner Blog Post
Staying at Home vs. Moving to Long Term Care
“One of the most frequent questions I am asked is, ‘When is the right time to move my relative with Alzheimer’s into a care facility?’ The answer is different for every family …” – READ MORE

June 2017 Care Manager’s Corner Blog Post
Communication with a Person Suffering from Dementia”
“Anyone who has a relative with dementia has experienced frustration with communication. The person with dementia might have trouble finding the right words, repeat themselves often or become very upset and agitated when they cannot express what is bothering them …” – READ MORE

June 16, 2017 Care Manager’s Corner Blog Post
What is Dementia?
“Dementia is a term used to describe a decline in cognitive and behavioral functioning that interferes with a person’s daily life and activities as defined by the National Institute on Aging. There are many different conditions and diseases that cause dementia. The most common cause in older people is Alzheimer’s disease which interferes with memory and in the later stages advances to difficulty with communication, swallowing/eating and walking …” READ MORE

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University of Colorado Health (UCHealth) Classes
UCHealth’s partnership combines with Memorial Health System, based in Colorado Springs, Poudre Valley Health System, based in Fort Collins, and Denver metro-based University of Colorado Hospital. With locations in Denver, Northern Colorado and Southern Colorado, UCHealth offers a variety of health related classes for all ages.
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July 1 – 3, 2017
Cherry Creek Arts Festival
Where: Cherry Creek Shopping District, Denver, CO
The Cherry Creek Arts Festival (CCAF) weekend event is a world class and award winning celebration of the visual, culinary and performing arts, and enjoys an attendance of 350,000 visitors over the course of the three-day event.
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July 6 – 8, 2017
The Castle Rock Quilt, Craft and Sewing Festival
Location: Douglas County Fairgrounds
Address: 500 Fairgrounds Dr, Castle Rock, CO 80104
At the Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival you will find a wide variety of Sewing, Quilting, Needle-Art and Craft supply exhibits from many quality companies.
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July 14 – 16, 2017
World Wide Antique & Vintage Show
Location: Denver Mart
Address: 451 E 58th Ave, Denver, CO 80216
The World Wide Antique & Vintage Show, held in Denver CO is a 43 year tradition. Each show features between 85-100 antique & vintage dealers from around the United States. The entry for the show is $5.00 per person which allows entry for all three days. Get your tickets at the door, or in advance.
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July 29, 2017
Denver County Senior Law Day
Location: PPA Event Center
Address: 2105 Decatur St, Denver, CO 80211
Denver County Senior Law Day is 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM at the PPA Event Center. This event provides valuable information and resources for caregivers and aging adults. Topics covered include probate, elder law, healthcare, long term care and much more.
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August 5, 2017 – Saturday
The Art of Aging
Location: Arapahoe Community College
Address: 5900 S Santa Fe Dr, Littleton, CO 80120
Attend the Art of Aging and find senior resources, guest speakers, seminars, live music and giveaways. Free to attend and free parking. Event is from 8AM – 1PM.
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August 26, 2017 – Saturday
Jefferson County District Attorneys Safety Fair
Location: Jefferson County Fairgrounds
Address: 15200 W 6th Ave Frontage Rd, Golden, CO 80401
The Jefferson County District Attorney’s 9th annual Safety Fair is on Saturday, August 26, 9AM – 1PM at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds. Some of the most popular free offerings include Document shredding – 5 box limit, Prescription roundup, 911 cell phones for seniors, Bicycle rodeo for kids, 85+ booths offering information, handouts and giveaways. For more information contact Cary Johnson at 303-271-6970.
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