News & Events – August 2019

Have you asked us about how DignityFirst Health at Home is a preferred provided for many long term care insurance policies? – LEARN MORE

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Care Manager’s Blog Post

  • 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
  • Visit our new blog – The Care Manager’s Corner – CLICK HERE

August 2019 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

August 9 – 11, 2019
2019 Jeffco Fair and Festival
Location: Jeffco Fairgrounds
Address: 15200 W 6th Ave Frontage Rd, Golden, CO 80401
Lasting for 3 days, this is Jeffcos biggest celebration of the summer happening August 9 – 11, 2019 at JeffcoFairgrounds. Mark your calendars now to join the celebration this summer at the 4th annual Jeffco Fair & Festival.
Website: https://www.celebratejeffco.com/

August 9 – 18, 2019
Western Welcome Week in Littleton
Location: Downtown Littleton, CO
The 91st annual celebration will begin on Friday, August 9th and continues for 9 more days through Sunday, August 18, 2019. Festival Day, which includes the 38th Firefighter’s Children’s Parade, the 91st Grand Parade, the 60th annual Arts & Crafts Fair, free entertainment, and concessions by local civic groups, will be Saturday, August 17th.
Website: https://westernwelcomeweek.org/

August 12, 2019 – Monday
Death and Taxes: Understanding at Least One of Them.
How Colorado’s Unique Tax Structure Matters to YOU and YOUR Family.
Location: PPA Event Center
Address: 2105 Decatur St, Denver, CO 80211
You will: See, hear, and interact with a select group of lawmakers, policy experts and fellow citizens as we, together, unravel the mysteries of how these laws and constitutional amendments: GALLAGHER (1982), TABOR (1992), SENIOR PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION (2000), AMENDMENT 23 (2000) REFERENDUM C (2005), and Proposition CC (2019) together, impact your lives, your schools, your roads, fire departments, and law enforcement in significant and meaningful ways. And what every voter needs to understand about Proposition CC, coming on the fall ballot. Free Parking!
Buy your ticket – CLICK HERE
Learn More – CLICK HERE

August 15 – 18, 2019
Wellness Your Way Festival
Location: Colorado Convention Center
This multi-day event will host an array of healthy cooking demos be celebrity chefs, fitness sessions with well-known trainers, inspirational panel discussions by Kroger leaders, celebrities and influencers. Experience the four festival zones with events to kick start your healthy lifestyle in each. See program on the website to schedule your festival weekend.
Website: http://www.wellnessyourwayfestival.com/denver/

August 26, 2019 – Monday, 1:00PM – 2:30PM
Arapahoe County Council on Aging
Location: Caley Ridge Assisted Living
Address: 9350 E Caley Ave, Englewood, CO
Industry minded professionals meet monthly to discuss senior issues in Arapahoe county including housing, transportation, meals, and hear presentations about issues important to seniors. This monthly meeting is usually held on the 4th Monday of every month with holiday exceptions. There are no dues required and this is a great opportunity for industry minded professionals to gather to discuss the needs of seniors in our county and the services available to them. Please bring your brochures, flyers and announcements.
Website: caleyridgealf.com

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“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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Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield,  Denver, Douglas, Jefferson, Park, Weld,