News & Events – January 2018 & Beyond

Care Manager’s Blog Post

Therapeutic Lying
“What is a therapeutic lie? A therapeutic lie is the practice of telling ‘white lies’ to a patient with dementia. This is done to keep the person with dementia from becoming agitated …” – READ MORE

Other Care Manager’s Corner Blog Posts

  • Home Health Care vs. Non-Medical Home Care – READ MORE
  • Alternative Treatments for Arthritis – READ MORE
  • Activities for People with Alzheimer’s – READ MORE
  • Combative Behavior with Dementia – READ MORE
  • Understanding the World of Dementia – READ MORE
  • The Importance of Reminiscence Therapy – READ MORE
  • Staying at Home vs. Moving to Long Term Care READ MORE
  • Communication with a Person Suffering from Dementia READ MORE
  • What is Dementia? –  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.
Learn more about classes with UCHealth – CLICK HERE


January 4 – 6, 2018
Colorado RV Adventure Travel Show
Location: Colorado Convention Center
Address: 700 14th St, Denver, CO 80202
Find exhibits of all new 2018 RVs ranging from Class A motorhomes to lightweight, easy-to-pull tent trailers, fifth-wheels, travel trailers and truck campers, RV and camper accessories.
Website: gsevents.com/shows/

January 5 – 7, 2018
The Fly Fishing Show
Location: Denver Mart
Address: 451 E 58th Ave, Denver, CO 80216
From great speakers and presentations to the latest fly fishing equipment, you will find it all at The Fly Fishing Show.
Website: flyfishingshow.com/

January 6 – 21, 2018
National Western Stock Show
Location: National Western Stock Show Complex
Address: 4655 Humboldt St, Denver, CO 80216
The National Western Stock Show, one of Colorado’s preeminent tourist destinations is held every January. This is a nationally recognized western heritage and entertainment event, with one of the world’s richest professional rodeos, one of the country’s largest horse shows and Colorado’s largest western trade show. This is the year to attend.
Website: nationalwestern.com/

January 19 – 21, 2018
Colorado Indian Market and Southwest Showcase
Location: Denver Mart
Address: 451 E 58th Ave, Denver, CO 80216
Find hundreds of premier artists featuring Indian, southwest, western and wildlife artwork along with world class performances.
Website: indianmarket.net/

January 31 – February 3, 2018
Saving Places Conference
Location: Colorado Convention Center
Address: 700 14th St, Denver, CO 80202
Colorado Preservation, Inc. promotes historic preservation statewide by providing advocacy, education, outreach and preservation services to communities and individuals. Our vision is to engage citizens statewide to honor and protect their heritage, to lead them to build a sustainable future with historic places and to inspire them to prioritize the past as legacy.
Website: coloradopreservation.org/

March 21, 2018
Senior Day at The Capitol sponsored by Colorado Senior Lobby
Location: The Colorado State Capitol
Address: 200 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80203
Why attend Senior Day at the Capitol? Meet your legislators, elected officials, Senior Day Sponsors, learn about programs and legislation affecting older adults. Governor Hickenlooper is invited, schedule pending.
Website: coloradoseniorlobby.org

 

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