We had three great events Celebrating 2022 Older Coloradan’s Month in Colorado!
May 13, 2022
Friday – 8:30AM – 10:30AM
Older Coloradans Act (and other legislation) Celebration Breakfast!
(In-Person Event and The Honorable Governor Jared Polis will be dropping by!)
First Baptist Church of Denver, 1373 Grant St, Denver, CO 80203
On May 13th, join us for the Older Coloradans Act Celebration and Next Steps event at the First Baptist Denver of Denver. Presentations by Jarett Hughes (Senior Policy Advisor to the Governor on Aging), Yolanda Webb and Kara Harvey (Directors in the Colorado Department of Human Services) on the impact of the OCAct and its implementation and “What it means for older Coloradans?” We will be giving awards to legislators and those making a community impact. Continental breakfast at 8:30AM and program starts at 9:00AM.
Learn more about HB22-1035 Modernization Of The Older Coloradans’ Act – CLICK HERE
Our May 13th event is passed and it was AMAZING!
May 19, 2022
Thursday – 10:30AM – 11:45AM
Voices on Aging (Virtual Event)
Join us for keynote speaker AARP-National’s Chief Diversity Officer Edna Kane-Williams presenting on diversity, equity, and inclusion for legislation, and the reveal of Colorado Center for Aging’s “Voices on Aging” Video Archive Project, sharing successes and concerns on aging in communities across Colorado.
Colorado Center for Aging introduced the “Voices on Aging” Video Archive Project in February of 2021. It was so successful that it is now a centerpiece of our educational activities. These videos will inform, awaken, unite, educate, excite, and engage.
Our May 19th event is passed and it was AMAZING!
May 25, 2022
Wednesday – 10:30AM – 11:45AM
Age My Way Strategies and Townhall
Hear the latest about Colorado’s recent legislative session successes for aging your way, innovations with technology, what to know about homesharing, and learn about “Aging in Community” from one of Colorado’s AARP Age-Friendly representatives. This event is hosted by Colorado Center for Aging and AgeWise Colorado!
Learn more about AARP Livable Communities and the AARP Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities.
Our May 25th event is passed and it was AMAZING!