Thornton Senior Center – Nov 2016
Medicare Counseling – Tuesday, November 8 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Trained volunteers will assist you with your Medicare issues. Appointments are required; please call 303-255-7850. Appointments are from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. FREE!
Medicare 101 – Tuesday, November 15 at 6:30 p.m.
Information is provided about Medicare enrollment, benefits, costs, what and how Medicare pays, choices under Medicare plans, how they work and prescription drug coverage. Reservations are required; please call 303-255-7850. Medicare classes are provided by Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Counselors. Location: Carpenter Recreation Center – 11151 Colorado Blvd. FREE!
Living with Vision Loss – Friday, November 4 at 12:45 p.m.
Are you or a loved one living with loss of vision or struggling to accomplish simple daily living tasks? A3 will provide education on how to achieve maximum independence. FREE!
Stryker Orthopedics – Thursday, November 17 at 1 p.m.
Is hip pain keeping you from doing the things you love? A local orthopedic surgeon will discuss common causes of hip and knee pain and various surgical and non-surgical treatment options available. Mobile van tours included. FREE!
Stroke Awareness – Friday, November 18 at 12:45 p.m.
Stroke is one of the leading causes of preventable deaths in the U.S. Brett Keiling BSN, RN, CCRN will explain the risk factors, lifestyle modifications, signs and symptoms of stroke and acute stroke treatment. FREE!
Advanced Planning Q & A – Wednesday, November 23 at 12:45 p.m.
Highland Mortuary and Cemetery Family Service Counselor David Heckel will answer your questions about advanced planning for end of life. Come chat about burial, cremation, and other taboo topics that are important. FREE!
Got Water? – Wednesday, November 30 at 12:45 p.m.
Beverly, Cobo, Regional Rehabilitation Manager for InnovAge, will explain the importance of hydrating, the reasons why we don’t hydrate, and how to overcome these obstacles. She will also discuss the role of therapy in all of these. FREE!
Thornton Senior Center
9471 Dorothy Boulevard
Thornton, CO 80229