News & Events – November 2018 & Beyond

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Care Manager’s Blog Post

Technology for Older Adults
November 2018 – From our Care Manager’s Blog: Technology can be of great benefit to older adults. We found an interesting infographic report on “Designing Technology for the Aging Population”. The report is from the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, located at the University of Southern California …” – READ MORE

Other Care Manager’s Corner Blog Posts

  • Incontinence with Dementia – READ MORE
  • Bathing & Dementia – READ MORE
  • Therapeutic Lying – READ MORE
  • 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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November 2018 Events around the Greater Denver Metro Area

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

November 2 – 4, 2018
Colorado Country Christmas
Location: Denver Mart
Address: 451 E 58th Ave, Denver, CO 80216
Find new gift ideas, original art, crafts, sculpture, ceramics, specialty foods, home decor, clothing, furniture, floral designs, jewelry, antiques, candles, toys and so much more .
Website: http://coloradochristmasgiftshow.com/

November 7, 2018 – Wednesday
Veterans Salute at Wings Over the Rockies
Location: Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum
Address: 7711 E Academy Blvd, Denver, CO 80230
Honoring and remembering 100 years since the end of World War I, this event includes a sponsor social from 9:30AM to 11:30, followed by a luncheon and program from 11:30AM to 1:30PM. To Register call 303-326-8650. For information, contact Morgan Gerdes at 303-739-7170.
Website: https://www.auroragov.org/Salute

November 16-18, 2018
Holiday Food & Gift Festival
Location: National Western Stock Show
Address: 4655 Humboldt St, Denver, CO 80216
This festival is the largest holiday celebration in the west, drawing many shoppers annually who happily complete their holiday shopping early. With hundreds & hundreds exhibitors the festival will provide shoppers with one-of-a-kind gifts that cannot be found anywhere else. Featuring art, crafts, jewelry, clothing, wood, music, photography, toys, Christmas decor, and much more makes this a gift buyer’s delight.
Website: https://www.hfgf.com/

November 17, 2018 – Saturday
Free Lunch ‘n Learn Dementia 101 – Reducing your Risk for Alzheimer’s and Dementia
Location: Memory Land Event Center
Address: 9335 Commerce Center St, Unit B-4, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129
Charter Financial Resources is hosting a Free Lunch ‘n Learn, “Dementia 101 – Reducing your Risk for Alzheimer’s and Dementia”. The event is being held at the Memory Land Event Center located in Highlands Ranch. The event features presenter, JJ Jordan of Dementia Friendly Denver. The program covers topics related to Alzheimer’s and dementia such as: What is the difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s disease?, What are the most common types of dementia?, What are the warning signs for dementia?, Cognitive issues might not be dementia, Dementia communication tips, Caregiver challenges and self-care, latest hopeful research updates and more. Event is from 11:30 – 12:30 and includes a complimentary lunch. Please RSVP to 303-468-2820.
View Event Flyer – CLICK HERE
Learn more about Charter Financial – CLICK HERE

November 24, 2018 – Saturday
Small Business Saturday across the U.S.
Local is good with Small Business Saturday! In 2010, American Express founded Small Business Saturday to help businesses. This day encourages people to shop at small businesses on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The single day has grown into a powerful movement and more people are taking part than ever before. This year, the big day is November 24th – LEARN MORE
Website: https://www.americanexpress.com/us/small-business/shop-small/

December 4, 2018 – Tuesday
Colorado Gives Day
Colorado Gives Day is an annual statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving.
Website: https://www.coloradogives.org/cogivesday

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Client Testimonial

“Toni, please accept our sincere thanks for your truly outstanding care of our Mother. Mom threw challenge after challenge our way, from our perspective, you remained unphased. Your scrambling skills are extraordinary and saved the family many times …”
– A Satisfied Client – Cherry Hills Village, Colorado

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