In a typical day at InnovAge Colorado PACE – Lakewood, 87-year-old Katie looks forward to a day of activity. She enjoys arts and crafts, Bingo, crocheting, and most of all, chatting with staff members and fellow participants. PACE is a great fit for Katie, who is a self-proclaimed “social butterfly.” Katie appreciates the ability to get all the medical care she needs under one roof and the chance to socialize daily. Katie comes to InnovAge
The Senior Resource Development Agency, Inc. (SRDA) in Pueblo, raised money to enclose the 2nd floor balcony area at the Joseph H. Edwards Active Adult Center. This capital project will enable SRDA to increase its programming by providing a safe, comfortable, and quiet environment in which to participate. To meet the needs of the aging population of Pueblo County and provide multi-use space for the larger community, SRDA is expanding usable space by enclosing a
SRDA has been blessed in many ways in 2016. We have prevented helplessness through the Lifeline medical alarm program. Our other programs have fed hungry elders, transported folks to medical appointments, grocery stores and in some cases, life-saving dialysis treatments. We have provided light housekeeping, Medicare counseling, volunteer opportunities, grandparent mentoring to children, and even mowed lawns. These are all necessary services that enable our SRDA family to age safely and comfortably in their homes.
With two Adult Day Service centers and a 40+ year history of caring for the community, Neighborhood House is more than just supervised care for older and disabled adults, it’s a way to connect with a rich legacy and vibrant community. Programs for adults support the physical, cognitive and emotional health of clients. Services are available on a sliding fee scale, making them affordable to those who need them most. Neighborhood House is also the
If you had an opportunity to visit with your friends, have lunch together and maybe even travel together, why wouldn’t you? Perhaps find an opportunity to learn something new or see a site that you might not go to on your own? Maybe you recently moved to the area, lost your spouse/partner or are recently retired? We, as humans, are designed for interaction and socialization with others, even if we are introverts. In addition, as