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Salute To Seniors Returns Virtually August 13 And 14

By Eileen Doherty, MS ~ DENVER CO. While many individuals are starting to venture out into the community and joining large groups in public places, we have decided to bring the Salute to Seniors virtually to your home on your favorite device be it a smart phone, a tablet, a laptop, or a desktop.  So […]

The Mindful Path – Let’s Go Outdoors

By Marilyn Halpern, MSW, LSW ~ “Walk outdoors, stand there in silence, look up and contemplate how amazing life can be.” -Unknown Sunday, August 15th is National Relaxation Day. Many find the best place to heal and recharge is in nature. Yet, as time goes by Americans are spending less time outdoors. Now, it is […]

Food Delivery Program Second Update

By Eric Gonzalez ~ We at Benefits in Action (BIA) hope you are doing well. For those of you who are regular subscribers to Prime Time for Seniors, you might remember that BIA started a Food Delivery Program in March to meet community need that has been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. We want to […]

Adams County and Brighton Housing Authority Partner on Affordable Housing Project

With the need for affordable housing greater than ever, Adams County and Brighton Housing Authority (BHA) have partnered on the Adams Point Redevelopment Project, to be located at 19th Ave. and Bridge St. in Brighton.

Dying Without A Will

By Tamra K. Waltemath, P.C. ~ If someone dies without a Will, his or her assets will be devised pursuant to the laws of the state in which the decedent was domiciled at death. If real estate was owned by the decedent, and it is not located in the state where the decedent was domiciled […]

Colorado Starts Nation’s First Catalytic Converter Anti-Theft Program

AAA, law enforcement join in first-of-its kind partnership to fight car, catalytic converter theft ~ SHERIDAN, Colo. (July 1, 2021)  – AAA Colorado has joined with the Colorado Auto Theft Prevention Authority (CATPA) and other key state and law enforcement partners in a first-of-its-kind partnership to give Coloradans free devices to stop automotive theft.  Car theft and […]

How To Stay Independent and Mobile in Retirement

By Judith Crosson ~ Reaching Older Adult Drivers Program ~ Retirement gives us a chance to do the things we have always wanted to do; see the people we want to see and visit places we love. Sometimes during this wonderful time issues crop up. For some, health problems may make daily activities more difficult. […]

Healthy And Livable Communities: A Good Place For All Generations

“Healthy aging is the development and maintenance of optimal mental, social, and physical well-being and function in older adults. This will most likely be achieved when communities are safe, promote health and well-being and use health services and community programs to prevent or minimize disease.”  —West Virginia Rural Healthy Aging Network

New Survey on Rx

AARP Survey: Majority of Older Americans Concerned About Affording Prescription Drugs Vast majorities want Congress to act on pricing this year ~ WASHINGTON—A new AARP survey released today shows that more than half (58%) of adults 50 and older are concerned they will not be able to afford prescription drugs over the next few years for themselves […]

We Are the “Silver Tsunami”

By Barbara Ziegler, senior living in Jefferson County ~ There is a crisis coming our way and most people are unaware. In 1917, an article in the Denver Post warned about a “Silver Tsunami” a name” used by experts to describe the population of aging boomers expected to double by 2030.” The National Investment Center […]

LInkAGES Receives Grant of $220K

NextFifty Initiative Awards $220K to LinkAGES Colorado for Intergenerational Programming ~ Denver, CO: LinkAGES Colorado (LinkAGES) recently earned a multi-year grant for more than $220,000 from NextFifty Initiative. The funding will help LinkAGES expand its work to increase social connection and belonging among older adults through research-backed programs.

America’s Got Talent Duo Performing for Denver Nonprofit

DENVER, CO – Kavod Senior Life (Kavod) will mark its 50th anniversary with a virtual fundraising event on Thursday, August 26 from 7:15 – 9:30pm. The event will feature a livestream performance from the acclaimed comedy duo, the Sklar Brothers, who recently were featured on America’s Got Talent (AGT).

Five Ways to Apply for Social Security Benefits Online

We continue to make it easier for you to access our programs and benefits. Our website offers a convenient way to apply for benefits online.

Firehouse Theater and Wheat Ridge Theatre team up for “Three Viewings”

Firehouse Theater Company  with Wheat Ridge Theatre Company Present: Three Viewings by Jeffrey Hatcher Directed by Maru Garcia ~ Denver, CO: Firehouse Theater Company and Wheat Ridge Theatre Company are proud to present Three Viewings by Jeffrey Hatcher. Performances will be August 13 through September 4, 2021, some Thursdays and Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30 PM, and […]

Theatre Or to Honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sandra Day O’Connor

Theatre Or to Honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sandra Day O’Connor with the Colorado Premiere of Sisters in Law by Jonathan Shapiro Directed by Amy Feinberg ~ Denver, CO: Theatre Or*, in association with Elizabeth Weber, Dale Franzen and Don Franzen is proud to present the Colorado premiere of Sisters in Law by Jonathan Shapiro, based on the […]

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