Thornton Active Adult Center – Mar. 2018
Alert Response – Friday, March 2 at 12:45 p.m.
Join Client Liaison, Tina Schmitt for an explanation of emergency alerts systems and how they can help you stay at home longer and age in place.
Lutein for Eye, Skin & Brain Health – Wednesday, March 7 at 12:45 p.m.
Learn how lutein, a powerful phytonutrient, can protect you from the damaging effects of blue light, UV light and more! Presented by Fallon Rhodes, Natural Grocers Nutritional Health Coach.
File of Life – Friday, March 9 at 1 p.m.
File of Life is a simple program that could quickly improve quality of care during emergencies because it lists all of your Emergency Medical and Health information in one place. Firefighter/Engineer Justin Currey will be here to explain the program and its benefits.
How to Prepare for Funeral & Final Expenses – Friday, March 23 at 12:45 p.m.
Insurance Agent Dan Magnie with Security National Life Insurance Company will teach you the difference between whole and term life insurance, why you should never buy from TV or the mail, how to save money, and what final expense costs are today.
The Importance of Healthy Feet – Wednesday, March 21 at 12:45 p.m.
Most people are born with healthy feet, but three out of four seniors develop foot problems as they age. This leads to problems with balance and an increased risk of falls. Presented by InnovAge Specialty Foot Care staff.
Fight Fibromyalgia – Wednesday, March 28 at 1:15 p .m.
Learn which nutritional supplements and types of exercise may be helpful as part of a treatment program for this disease. Presented by Laura Brieser-Smith, MPRH, RD, EP-C.
A Pain in the Foot Thursday, March 29 at 1 p.m.
Is pain or stiffness in your foot or ankle limiting you from doing the activities you enjoy? Dr. Eric Kuhlman, a fellowship-trained foot and ankle surgeon, will discuss causes of foot and ankle pain, plus ways to treat them non-operatively or with surgery.
Sleep Apnea Friday, March 30 at 12:45 p.m.
Apneas, or pauses in breathing, can happen multiple times during the night, and can cause severe disruptions of an elderly person’s sleep cycle. Discover the common causes and treatment options for sleep apnea in the elderly. Presented by InnovAge Clinic Services Manager Joe Hiser.
9Health Fair – Volunteers Needed! Ages 18+
Saturday, May 5, 7 a.m. – 12 p.m. Carpenter Recreation Center, 11151 Colorado Blvd. Medical and non-medical volunteers are needed for the Fair. Medical volunteers, please call Kate Doherty 720-977-5853. Non-Medical volunteers, please call Sheri at 720-977-5859. For more information or to sign up, go to www.9HF.org
Thornton Active Adult Center
9471 Dorothy Boulevard Thornton, CO 80229